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Why shouldn't I speak or listen to negative words?

Why shouldn’t I speak or listen to negative words?

The Bible has much to say about a believer’s speech and the effects that it can have on others. For example, Proverbs 18:21a says “Death and life are in the power of the tongue,” and in Matthew 15:11 the Lord ...
As a believer, should I get involved in politics?

As a believer, should I get involved in politics?

We are often confronted with situations where the actions of our government either suit our preferences and ideals or directly oppose them. What then should a Christian's attitude be toward his or her government and politics in general? This is ...
Testimony of the Lord's Love, Grace, and Mercy

Testimony of the Lord’s Love, Grace, and Mercy

I did not grow up in the local churches, but was saved in 2016. I really thank the Lord for His abounding mercy that reached me and His preserving grace that sustains me. God is full love and full of ...
My Sweet Experience of Growing up in the Church Life

My Sweet Experience of Growing up in the Church Life

One verse that I have really been appreciating is Matthew 20:16 – “Thus shall the last be first and the first last.” I grew up in the church in Chicago to a biracial couple: my mother is Chinese and came ...
What the older ones experienced was very effective in building up the younger ones; therefore, God could prepare from the second generation more than six hundred thousand men with a rich inheritance and strong background who were qualified to be formed into an army to fight for God’s kingdom. (Raising Up the Next Generation for the Church Life)

The heart of our spiritual fathers toward us and how they have served us

In the summer of 2015, I had a particular experience that left a lasting impression on me. That summer, there was a National College Training in Urbana-Champaign, Illinois. The speaking brother had just given a message on consecration, and hundreds ...
If you lay these things before the brothers, you will be a good minister of Christ Jesus, being nourished with the words of the faith and of the good teaching which you have closely followed. 1 Timothy 4:6

Appreciation of the leading brothers’ faithful speaking, with supporting verses

A major factor which helped usher me into the church life years ago was the faithful speaking of the leading brothers in the Lord’s recovery, speaking which wasn’t tempered by current philosophies or by what was politically in vogue. Reflecting ...
There shall come forth a Star out of Jacob... Num. 24:17

Following the Star out of Jacob led me to the Lord and the Church Life

The crystallization-study of Numbers unveiled more of God's heart to me. As the Star out of Jacob, Christ appears to those who seek Him and lead them to the house where He is. This was my experience a few years ...
Arise, O LORD, and let Your enemies be scattered! Let them flee before You! Psa. 68:1

A Testimony: Enjoying Crystallization Studies I and II of the Book of Numbers to Work out the Kingdom of God on Earth Today

Recording God's move through the nation of Israel's journeying and fighting to possess the good land, the book of Numbers presents a vivid type of our Lord Jesus Christ's present move through His Body's preaching, prophesying, and being disciplined to ...
And He died for all that those who live may no longer live to themselves but to Him who died for them and has been raised. 2 Cor. 5:15

Henna Cornell: I am grateful for my experiences in the wonderful church life

I would like to join a number of my brothers and sisters to testify of my positive experience in the church life. Given this opportunity to consider my experience, my heart is full of thanksgiving for the care and shepherding ...
I can honestly say that the Lord has shepherded me through His saints in many ways and has brought me closer to Him through these precious ones.

My church life experience: how I was shepherded by the brothers and sisters

I was born and raised in the church life by parents who really love the Lord and enjoy having brothers and sisters in their home. I have lived in 9 localities (cities with local churches) in 4 countries. I attended ...