The church in Smyrna signifies the church under the persecution of the Roman Empire during the first few centuries of the church’s existence. The Greek word smyrna means myrrh. Myrrh signifies suffering in the Bible. This was a time of persecution and martyrdom in the church. What this epistle shows us is that the church […]

And you have endurance and have borne all things because of My name and have not grown weary. But I have one thing against you, that you have left your first love.” – Revelation 2:3-4 The seven churches in Revelation 2 and 3 bear a double significance. On the one hand, they were actual local […]

In the Old Testament, whenever the priesthood became degraded, God had a provision called the Nazarite vow in which anyone could voluntarily lend themselves to the Lord for His need. Samuel was an example of such a Nazarite. In the New Testament age, much like in Samuel’s time, God is poor as far as the priesthood […]

“A certain Samaritan, who was journeying, came upon him; and when he saw him, he was moved with compassion” – Luke 10:33 The first requirement of one who shares the gospel is that they appreciate their salvation. In this fellowship, Brother Howard Higashi shares his testimony of salvation as well as those of his family […]

The kingdom is a great subject in the Bible. Though usually treated as a subject of prophecy, the kingdom is very much related to our church life today. We need to see that the kingdom of God is the Lord Jesus sown as a seed into the believers and developing into a realm in which […]

  Download: The Purpose and Practice of Having a Morning Time with the Lord Session (1) – Being Rooted in Christ and Having a Hidden Life Session (2) – The Importance of Having a Time with the Lord in the Morning Session (3) – Needing to Be Revived Daily Session (4) – Being Filled by […]

Brother Chris Wild recently shared with the young people on the present day burden for Germany and how important their participation is as students. We may think that our status as a student makes us supplemental to the Lord’s move in Europe, but if we consider Brother Lee’s past fellowship we will see that being […]

  Download: The Purpose and Practice of Having a Morning Time with the Lord Morning Time (1) Morning Time (2) Morning Time (3) Morning Time (4) Morning Time (5) Exercising the Spirit to Enjoy the Lord Morning Session One (1) – Exercising the Spirit to Call on the Name of the Lord Morning Session One […]

  Download: The Purpose and Practice of Having a Morning Time with the Lord Morning Time (1) Morning Time (2) Morning Time (3) Morning Time (4) Morning Time (5) Exercising the Spirit to Enjoy the Lord Morning Session One (1) – Exercising the Spirit to Call on the Name of the Lord Morning Session One […]

  Download: The Purpose and Practice of Having a Morning Time with the Lord Session (1) – Being Rooted in Christ and Having a Hidden Life Session (2) – The Importance of Having a Time with the Lord in the Morning Session (3) – Needing to Be Revived Daily Session (4) – Being Filled by […]

  Download: Exercising the Spirit to Enjoy the Lord Morning Session One (1) – Exercising the Spirit to Call on the Name of the Lord Morning Session One (2) – Exercising the Spirit to Muse on the Word of God Morning Session One (3) – Exercising the Spirit to Pray to the Lord Morning Session One (4) – Exercising […]

“And upon the likeness of the throne was One in appearance like a man, above it.” – Ezekiel 1:26b The phrase son of man is used more than ninety times in the book of Ezekiel; in the Gospels, it is used over eighty times. Humanity is central to God’s plan and building. In this fellowship, Brother Minoru […]

We should not think that man has a history but that God does not have a history. In this universe there are two histories: the history of man, the human history, and the history of God, the divine history. What is the divine history? Simply stated, it is the history of a corporate person–Christ and […]

Singing hymns is one of the best ways for us to be ushered into the proper enjoyment of the Triune God. Knowing how to properly use the hymns can bring us into the light concerning our experience and condition. In this fellowship, Brother John Brooks covers five characteristics of rich hymns: they provide inspiration they […]

“And God said, Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness…” – Genesis 1:26a What does God want? How can we know? Brother Paul Onica shares the answer to this question from the beginning of the Bible. Genesis 1 and 2 present God’s purpose in creating man. Man was made in a […]

When D. L. Moody was a young man, he heard someone say that something wonderful would be worked out on this earth if a man would offer himself fully to God, to be fully possessed and occupied by God.

– A Young Man in God’s Plan

In this podcast we continue our fellowship on reading through the ministry publications. What does it mean to be nourished through spiritual publications? How can they educate us? How can we be equipped? Find out the difference between these terms and why the ministry publications are so beneficial for our going on with the Lord. […]

You may be familiar with the term the Body of Christ but how much have you seen concerning it? Do you have a clear revelation of the Body as unveiled in God’s word? Do you appreciate your place in the Body and rely on the Body in your experience? Most importantly, do you realize how […]

Outside of God’s salvation in Christ, we are all homeless, aliens, and foreigners. The first question God asked fallen mankind was, “Where are you?” Within every human being there is a yearning and longing: What is our source? Where did we come from? Where are we going? In his fellowship to college students, Brother Ron […]

Not only do we need to read the Bible every day, but it would be good if we could develop the habit of reading the ministry publications. These kind of spiritual publications open the Bible to us and create a kind of nourishment that can supply us during our day. We should develop a habit […]