Author: Benjamin Kwashi

1 John 2:8-17  Love
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1 John 2:8-17 Love

The mark of real fellowship with God is love.  This was seen perfectly in the life of Jesus, and it should also be true in the life of every Christian (v.8).  Intellectual knowledge on its own is of no use or value: discipleship will be proved not by written exams, […]

Luke 14:1-11  Total Healing
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Luke 14:1-11 Total Healing

A sick man needed healing, but healing was “work” and Jewish law strictly forbade any work to be done on the Sabbath.  If a man will rescue his animal at any time, how much more will God rescue his people at any and every moment!  Those who have been rescued, […]

Verse of the Day
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Luke 18:15-30 The Kingdom

Luke 18:15-30 The Kingdom of God is not a country: it is the total rule of God in the hearts, minds and lives of his people.  Who will enter this Kingdom and how?  Jesus said that our attitude must be like that of the child to the Father: trust, obedience, […]

Present Yourselves
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Present Yourselves

I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. Romans 1: 21   By Ben Kwashi Archbishop of Jos, Anglican Church of Nigeria At an Arts Festival, various groups make their […]

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Be Transformed

Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. (Romans 12:2) An American who came to live in Nigeria brought with him all his electrical equipment.  […]

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Who is this Jesus?  

The gospel tells us that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah: But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of […]

Jesus is the only cure
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Jesus is the only cure

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.  (John.3:16 ) If you believe in Jesus you will be saved in this life and in eternity.  It is Jesus who saves us from sin.  I […]

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The call of Jesus

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is […]