The Universal Church has brought to the world’s attention the existence of a God Who is living, great and mighty. He is capable of transforming any situation. However, those who think that simply attending meetings is enough for their lives to change are highly mistaken.
Man tends to run away from God and His Truth. In the Bible, we have the examples of two well-known characters, Adam and Jonah. Adam was the first in everything – creation, sin and running away from God.
“And look, I am sending the promise of My Father upon you. But wait in the city of Jerusalem until you are clothed with power from on high.” (Luke 24:49) Here are the answers to why many do not receive the baptism with the Holy Spirit.
Survivors of the Andes plane crash did not want or like to eat human flesh, but they were hungry and when a person is hungry, there are no limits - he will pay whatever he needs to pay and do whatever he needs to do.
We must understand that God works His favours in us according to our expression of faith. When we take action—no matter how small it is, whether it’s in our thoughts or a simple prayer—, we immediately place ourselves before Him.
Cain and Abel had the same parents so we can say that they had equal opportunities. This verse explains the difference between the two: “If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin lies at the door. And its desire is for you, but you should rule over it.” (Genesis 4: 7)