By Joseph Bode Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. 4 There is one … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Unity in Diversity!
By Joseph Bode Extracted from: https://www.christianitytoday.com/edstetzer/2014/january/from-racism-to-gracism-devotional-from-christian-george.html Did you know studies show that ‘85% of senior pastors of Protestant churches say that every church should strive for racial diversity, 13% of senior pastors of Protestant churches say they have more than one predominant ethnic group in their congregation, 78% of Americans say every church should strive … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Is Diversity a Dream or Reality?
By Peace Msimango 7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind. 2 TIMOTHY 1:7 Reflection Most people are missing out on God's abundant joy, peace and victory because we keep giving in to the spirit of fear. We are afraid to make decisions out … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Overcoming Fear
By Phume Jila She makes coverings for her bed; she is clothed in fine linen and purple. She makes linen garments and sells them, and supplies the merchants with sashes. Proverbs 31: 22, 24 Reflection Greetings to everyone in the Mighty name of our Lord Jesus. I'd like to encourage every woman about the scripture … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Independent Women
By Patricia Sibanyoni The Story of Rahab Scripture: Joshua 2: 1-24 ( Don't need to read the whole text) Background: - She lived in the city of Jericho - Her house was built on the outer wall that surrounded the city - From her house, she could see people coming in and of the city … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: What’s in a Name
By Patricia Sibanyoni WOMEN AND MEN WITH PhD ( Pull her/ him Down Syndrome) "Lock 20 men in a room and they’re likely to come out as friends. Lock 20 women in a room and they’re likely to come out as enemies.” That, unfortunately, is a reality many women are expecting in the workplace, resulting … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Gender Equality
By Janet Okoye 17 Pray to the Lord, and he will hear you. He will save you from all your troubles. 18The Lord is close to those who have suffered disappointment. He saves those who are discouraged. Psalms 34:17 (ERV) 14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Prayer
By Fikile Mnguni Honour her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate. PROVERBS 31: 31 Reflection There is a popular saying that goes, "when you touch women, you touch a rock". It is mainly used in struggles for human rights. It has been adopted by … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Women’s Day (Part II)
By Fikile Mnguni 17 She sets about her work vigorously; her arms are strong for her tasks. 23 Her husband is respected at the city gate, where he takes his seat among the elders of the land. 27 She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. PROVERBS 31: 17, 23, 27 … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotions: Women’s Day
By Ralph Williams Fellowship can be described as people with the same purpose, experience, or interest, or a formal organization of these people. Fellowship is also a friendly feeling that exists between people who have a shared interest or who do something as a group. So, I think it is safe to say that at … Continue reading CAST Voices Devotion: Fellowship (Part II)