Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 7: Joseph

Joseph's life is synonymous with what integrity stands for. His life was quite an eventful one. He experienced the two extremes of life - the highest of the highs and the lowest of the lows. Can you imagine living in a home where you are greatly disliked and hated by your siblings? This was the …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series: Reflection on the Study so Far

I tried to move on to the next hero of faith as promised in my last post. However i can't seem to rush past the messages embedded in Hebrews 11:13-16. These people all died controlled and sustained by their faith, but not having received the tangible fulfillment of [God’s] promises, only having seen it and greeted it from a …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 5: Isaac

Although we can't find significant achievements in the life of Isaac when compared to his father Abraham, he is mentioned amongst the patriarchs of faith (Hebrews 11:20). Initially i struggled with this story because i felt he didn't really do much in comparison to others listed in Hebrews 11. However i realised that there are huge …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 4: Abraham and Sarah (cont.)

Good to have you back 🙂 Yesterday we started looking at this awesome couple whose display of faith leaves me speechless. The test of their faith started at their old age. This goes to show we can never outgrow faith tests. We started talking about this couple yesterday. Please click here so you can get a …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 4: Abraham and Sarah

Welcome to part 4 of this series. I'm hoping this is blessing you in some kind of way. Please if you haven't seen part 1, 2 and 3, I will encourage to do so. This particular topic will be in 2 parts so it doesn't become too long to read. The father of faith was …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 3: Noah

Today we'll be looking at Noah; another man of great faith. Please i will encourage you to see part 1 and 2 where we talked about Abel and Enoch respectively if you haven't done that already 🙂 "It was by faith that Noah built a large boat to save his family from the flood. He …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 2: Enoch

The next person mentioned in Hebrews 11 is Enoch. But before i continue, i will encourage you to see the part 1 of this series if you haven't yet. In Part 1, we talked how Abel bears witness to our walk. Not a lot is a said about Enoch in the bible. However the few …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 1: Abel

Thanks for joining me on this ride. Hebrews 11:4 tells us of Abel. [Prompted, actuated] by faith Abel brought God a better and more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, because of which it was testified of him that he was righteous [that he was upright and in right standing with God], and God bore witness by …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series

The Holy Spirit has been dealing with me in a very big way recently as i study Hebrews 12:1-3. I have been studying these 3 verses for a while now and each study literally makes me sob in a good way. It's been thought provoking, challenging, convicting and reassuring. Verse 1 says we are surrounded …

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