Author Archives: pastorshine

How to be Blessed?

Today I want to speak to you on how to be blessed. Deuteronomy 28:1-2. 1If you fully obey the Lord your God and carefully follow all his commands I give you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations on earth. 2All these blessings will come on you and accompany you if you obey the Lord your God. Moses stands before the children of Israel and sets before them the steps on how to be blessed. Principles of Blessings. 1. Continue reading →

God and human conscience! Genesis 42-45

Summary: Man hardens his conscience and works against God and man. This post says how God works through man’s dead conscience and brings him back to repentance. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Every person has a moral compass of right and wrong within, acting as a guide to one’s behavior. This is mysterious and often abused part of the inner life of every human being. Some people think of this part of the human as something to suppress, to trick, or to ignore. Well, Continue reading →

Navigate your life. Genesis 40-41

Summary: A successful person will know how to handle the bad time as well as the good time. This is a very practical post on how to manage yourself in the tough tough times and good times. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Life is a mixture of ups and downs, good times and bad times, victories and failures. As life proceeds, we all have our own share of success and failures. It is a fact that people rejoice in their good times, but find Continue reading →

Key for Excellence. Genesis 39-40

Summary: Key for excellence post covers 5 areas from Joseph’s life that propelled him to success and excellence. Read this post and be on your way to excellence. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Introduction: Do you go about your everyday activities with passion or just endure through the day? We serve a God of excellence and we are called for excellence. Excellence is an attitude that touches every area of your life. True excellence means you dedicate yourself fully to everything you do, as Continue reading →

Called for Excellence. Genesis 39

Summary: We serve a God of excellence. God has called us for excellence in whatever we do. This post deals with God’s assurance to man for excellence based on Joseph’s life. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Introduction: Many people lead a very laid back life. In other words, they love meritocracy. People work as little as they can, they do not want to attempt anything big. They work when someone is looking at them, but otherwise they work as little as they can. Continue reading →

Dealing with bitterness. Genesis 37

Summary: Bitterness is a poison that is harmful to us. This is a life-transforming post on the danger of bitterness and how to deal with bitterness. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Everyone one of us go through situations where we are affected by other people’s actions. As we pull through life, we get run over by harsh people who don’t care about our feelings. How to you respond when people you love betray and hurt you? What do you do when you are put down by someone? Continue reading →

Faith in Action.

We all talk about faith, we sing about faith and read about faith but God wants to us to put our faith into practice, live out our faith in life. A true believer has his faith on display at all times. James 2:20 You foolish person, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless? We are righteous when we put into action our faith. We need works of faith, not faith alone. James here gives us a couple of examples of living faith Continue reading →

How to overcome a difficult start? Genesis 37:1-4

  Points Covered: A very encouraging article on how to overcome a difficult start. You can overcome a difficult childhood or a dysfunctional family. Introduction: There is a saying that goes ‘A good start is half done.’ We all expect life to be smooth all the time. However, life does not unfold as we expect and many times we suffer from a difficult start. Maybe you had a bad childhood, you struggled with your parent’s separation or divorce. Maybe you had very irresponsible parents and you Continue reading →

Focused Faith.

Points Covered: Focused faith is an amazing sermon that gives us a two-pronged approach to focus our faith. If you are going through a trial, this is God’s word to overcome every obstacles of life. 1 Timothy 1:18-19 18Timothy, my son, I am giving you this command in keeping with the prophecies once made about you, so that by recalling them you may fight the battle well, 19holding on to faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and so have suffered shipwreck with Continue reading →

Benefits of a Christian. 1 Corinthians 1:1-9

Points Covered: Being a Christian covers all areas of our life. the past, the present and the future. This sermon covers three amazing benefits of a Christian. Now if you’ve come this morning looking to find out the benefits of a Christian. This is a divine presentation of why you should be a Christian. Being a Christian covers all areas of our life. the past, the present and the future. That’s what Christianity offers. If you want all that, you need to be a saint, Continue reading →