How Does A Bible Concordance Work?

How does a Bible concordance work? What are things that can help us use it properly?A Concordance Most Bibles have a concordance or an index in the back but it is not very comprehensive, however a Bible concordance is one of the most useful resources when studying Scripture, writing a theological paper, or in preparing a sermon. A Bible concordance is simply a Scriptural index where particular Bible words are alphabetized for easy location and access and which enables the inquirer to find … [Read more...]

How To Pray For A Church

How can a believer pray for their church? What are some biblical examples?The Command to Pray To begin with, we’re command to pray. Jesus, in speaking with His disciples, “told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart” (Luke 18:1) and the Apostle Paul adds, “that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy hands without anger or quarreling” (1st Tim 2:8). Do you seek the will of God? I hope so, but it’s plainly revealed in Scripture like in 1st Thes … [Read more...]

How To Prepare For A Christian Fast

How can you prepare if you’re going to fast? Talk to your Doctor It’s not a good idea to start off on a fast without first talking to your doctor. He may know something about your medical history that you’ve forgotten about or you’re on medication and you’re supposed to take it with food on your stomach. There are other reasons too like diabetes and those who have low blood pressure. It wouldn’t hurt to ask your doctor about it before you proceed to fast either from food, water, or both.Wh … [Read more...]

How To Pray For A Christian Wife

Here’s how a Christian husband might pray for his Christian wife.Pray for Protection Husbands, if you love your wife as Christ loved the church, then you’ll be praying for her often because Jesus was a Man of prayer, one night staying all night up a mountain in prayer (Luke 6:12). He was probably alone and cold from the chilly Judean nights in the mountains, so this was no retreat for Jesus. This was hard work. He had good reason to pray all night because “At daybreak he called together all … [Read more...]

How To Pray For A Christian Husband

Here’s how you can pray for a Christian husband of yours. That he’d put God First I would certainly pray that a Christian husband would put God first. Jesus Himself tells us to not worry about our needs in life but “seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you” (Matt 6:33), so a husband that puts God first is in a better position to love his wife like Christ loved the church and that’s an extremely high mark because Christ died for the church! T … [Read more...]

How To Dress For A Christian Wedding

How should guests of a Christian wedding dress? Ask the Couple If you know the bride or groom, it certainly doesn’t hurt to ask them. If you’re a man, ask the groom or one of his groomsmen or their friends, but if you’re a woman, then ask the bride or the bridesmaids or one of their friends to see what they should wear. The last thing you want is to underdress or overdress and either overshadow the bride and groom or be less than appealing in their wedding party. You wouldn’t want to wear somet … [Read more...]