you choose Q: how come things go wrong even when a Christian lives by God’s Word?
by an odj community member on June 12th, 2013 | 3 responses
Q: Why is it that everything in life seems to go wrong when a Christian tries to live according to the Word? Examples: faithful wives, loving, sacrificing moms who have husbands cheat . . . children call only when they need something . . . friends and family only contact me when they need help. ... read more »
you choose Q: where were the disciples when the Holy Spirit came?
by an odj community member on June 11th, 2013 | no responses
Q: Where were the disciples when the Holy Spirit came on The Day of Pentecost? —Pat A: No one knows for sure where the disciples were gathered. Some have believed that it was the upper room mentioned in Acts 1:13. Others think that the place could have been a room in the temple, a synagogue,... read more »
Fathers Day 2013
by an odj community member on June 10th, 2013 | no responses
F for Fervently However long or much it takes, either in time, efforts or money, however many wrongs dad makes, he still performs his tasks FERVENTLY. A for Abiding And Asserting Abiding always in God’s Word By being fruitful, and not absurd. ASSERTING godly values on the meek and bold, dad is... read more »
you choose Q: how do I pray for a financial blessing?
by an odj community member on June 4th, 2013 | 2 responses
Q: How do I pray for a financial blessing? —Alicia A: We received your note in which you asked how to pray for financial blessing. Praying to God for “financial blessing” is a lot like a child asking his father for a new bicycle. There’s nothing wrong with asking, as long as the... read more »
by an odj community member on May 14th, 2013 | 2 responses
I marvel at the technology of my cell phone. It fits in my hand, has no wires, and by pressing a few buttons, I can speak directly to anyone I desire anywhere in the world. I have no idea what happens in the area between my cell phone and the cell phone I am calling once I hit “SEND.” I presume... read more »
by an odj community member on May 14th, 2013 | no responses
In whatever we ponder, of the past, present or future, let us always remember all mothers for their good nature. No matter what people may choose to think, or of our mums, influence others to think; all mothers are much more they seem whenever they whisper, talk or scream. Mothers may not think as... read more »
tell it to move!
by an odj community member on April 11th, 2013 | 4 responses
Everywhere I look, there are people facing mountains. High, powerful mountains. Mountains that seem utterly impossible to move. These immovable mountains are hurting the hearts of many. These mountains come in the form of financial problems for many. Debt so big with no way to overcome it. We do... read more »
you choose Q: I’ve fallen in love with an unbeliever . . . what should I do?
by an odj community member on March 11th, 2013 | 8 responses
Q: I’ve fallen in love with an unbeliever, but I know it’s wrong. What should I do? —Keliya A: Keliya, your heart is obviously torn in two over this relationship. On one hand, you’re strongly drawn to a young man. This is understandable, for—as a human... read more »
set to rise
by an odj community member on March 11th, 2013 | one response
God still does wonders. God made the truth, and truth from him is more valuable and more important than any other thing. The past year, I have learned to be truthful to everyone especially brothers and sisters. I have also learned to accept as well as speak the truth in love. With that said, I was... read more »
by an odj community member on February 27th, 2013 | one response
My philosophy for playing sports well is simple, “Know the basics of the particular game we are playing, and excel at those same basics!” How many times have we seen our favorite team lose because of errors (baseball), penalties (football) and fouls (basketball)? We often say that “they beat... read more »