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The History of Christianity in Africa

This blog and audio were originally written and recorded by The Africa Study Bible and posted on TGC-Africa. Africa is one of the most dynamic centres of Christianity in the world. Africa has a significant share of the world’s…

The History of Christianity in Africa

Can a Christian be Cursed?

Many Africans, Christian or not, live in fear of generational curses. When misfortunes hit, they want to know who might have bewitched them. Non-Christians may turn to the witchdoctor while believers seek a deliverance minister to diagnose their problem and prescribe necessary spiritual…

Can a Christian be Cursed?

The Fruit of the Spirit in Our Lives

One factor distinguishing Christians from non-Christians is that believers have the Holy Spirit who works in us to ensure we are transformed into Christ’s image (2 Cor. 3:18). We can bear the fruit of the Spirit in us. The…

The Fruit of the Spirit in Our Lives

4 Pillars of Modern Secular Culture

As a Christian, I often feel like I’m going against the grain of popular modern secular culture and living for Jesus. Sadly I sometimes look at others in a judgmental way and think, “I am different. I’m not living…

4 Pillars of Modern Secular Culture

When We are Weary and Faint.

Struggling to read your Bible, pray or go to church? Do you look at other Christians and wonder if they struggle like you? You wonder if you are even a Christian. Others will use their busyness to excuse their…

When We are Weary and Faint.

Discerning your Gift

Right from the beginning of time, it is clear that God is in the business of working his good pleasure on the face of the earth (Genesis 1:25). In doing so, God has superintended to include mankind in his…

Discerning your Gift

The Local Church: Its Meaning and Significance 

‘I believe in God, but I don’t go to church’ has sadly become a popular statement among young people today. Some more biblically aware few will back it up with scriptures like Matthew 18:20: “For where two or three…

The Local Church: Its Meaning and Significance 

Biblical Prayer Versus Boldly Declaring

This Blog was originally posted on TGC-Africa and written by Oyewole Akanden in Nigeria In my previous article, I made a case that decreeing and declaring is not prayer. At least not if we’re operating with a biblical definition and…

Biblical Prayer Versus Boldly Declaring

Lessons from the Life of Martin Luther

Each year, on October 31st, Christians look back to commemorate the Reformation Day. This is when Martin Luther posted his 95 theses, which provoked a debate that led to the Church splitting into what are today known as Roman…

Lessons from the Life of Martin Luther

Stolen water, false sweetness

“There is nothing new under the sun,” the preacher said in Ecclesiastes 1:9. This is an indispensable truth; what has been will always be. More than ever, this generation faces the battle of character versus pleasure. There is a…

Stolen water, false sweetness

A Caution to Those Who Decree and Declare in Prayer

This blog was originally posted on TGC-Africa and is written by Oyewole Akande from Nigeria Over the last few decades, the practice of “decreeing and declaring” has spread like wildfire across Africa. This practice comes from the Word of Faith movement and its…

A Caution to Those Who Decree and Declare in Prayer

Discerning When the Holy Spirit Speaks

Nowadays, with so many false prophets and apostles, it can be hard to tell who is genuinely speaking on God’s behalf. So it isn’t strange to hear a self-proclaimed prophet/prophetess declare that the Lord spoke to them. Yet, despite…

Discerning When the Holy Spirit Speaks

Why We Should Cherish Evangelism

In simple terms, evangelism is proclaiming the gospel’s good news. Whose work is evangelism? Was the command in Matthew 28:17-20 only for the disciples? Or did Paul only command Timothy to do the work of an evangelist (2 Timothy…

Why We Should Cherish Evangelism

Why We Need the Scriptures

Do we need the Bible to help us walk in faith? Can’t we just follow Jesus and that’s enough? What are the benefits of scripture in the life of a believer in Jesus Christ. …

Why We Need the Scriptures

Faith Listens and Walks with God

Faith is not just some mystical thing that believes only, but faith is connected to action. Some of those actions are a life that walks with God and listens to God. Do you have faith? …

Faith Listens and Walks with God

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