Control your ego

Question your motives as to why you are involved in the things you are doing right now. This should include even your involvement in the church. This investigation might show us doing some good things for the wrong reason.It’s amazing how we believe

Meditation - Without wrinkle or spot

“To present the church in Himself in splendour, without spot or wrinkle or anything of the kind—yes so she may be holy and without blemish.” (Ephesians 5:27)It cannot be cement blocks and wooden floors, stained-glass windows or doors to which the Apo

Freemasons show brotherly love

Rev Stephen Smith and the Ebenezer church family in Farmer’s Hill, Exuma, were pleased to host Most Worshippable Master Don Rolle and the Freemasons of Mount Royal Lodge #20 of Exuma Prince Hall.Grand District Deputy Jason Anderson brought remarks an

Young people, put God first!

It is so disheartening to see so many of our young people dying here in The Bahamas; so young and talented. So many expectations and dreams left unfulfilled. The late Dr Myles Munroe once said that the graveyard is the richest place on earth, being f

Eleuthera gets a new Anglican deacon

The Anglican Diocese of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos announced the ordination of Dave Dimitri Thomas to the Holy Order of Deacons at St Patrick’s Church, Governor’s Harbour, Eleuthera, on Thursday.Dave Thomas was born in Nassau and grew up in

Exuma's Bethel Union Baptist celebrates 126th anniversary

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son.”It was in a spirit of jubilation and than

Southside Christian shows support for high-achieving students

In an effort to recognise its youth congregation, members of the Southside Christian Church International this year once again hosted a special back-to-school Sunday service.Shantell Bernadin, a pastor’s assistant at Southside Christian, told Tribune

A spiritual start to school

THE youth ministry at Christ the King Community held it first annual back-to-school prayer breakfast.Students, teachers and parents started the new semester on the right foot during the time of worship.There were special guests during the event, incl

11 ways to motivate for better performance

1. Keep your promises: people are motivated by people they trust. Never ever be late to your own meetings2. Give power to the other person: contract with your people, meaning have agreements, ask questions, because questions honour the employee’s tho

Do you know the creator's name?

Do you know the creators name? Most of us would say, “Yes, His name is the Lord God”.Did you know that the Bible indicates that “lord” and “god” are titles and not names? 1 Corinthians 8:5 says there be gods many and lords many, because anything we w

Believers have spiritual breakthroughs at 'Woman at the Well 2018'

“God exceeded my expectations” was the verdict of Felicia Archer following the conclusion of this year’s Woman at the Well conference.Held for three nights last week under the theme “Breaking the Cycle”, the event featured special appearances by Prop

Bahamian gospel singer to perform at Atlanta awards ceremony

Her upcoming performance at the Prayze Factor People’s Choice Award in Atlanta will not be Adrianna Munnings’ first rodeo.The gospel artist has travelled far and wide both to share her music ministry. But what is special about this event in Georgia i

Sandilands staff pray for church, community assistance

Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre officially launched its Sandilands Month of activities on Tuesday at St Anselm’s Roman Catholic Church under the theme “Advancing Physical and Mental Health through Community Integration”. The service was officiated b

Meditation: Praying about relationships

How would you answer the following questions that were posed at a seminar on marriage and family life? Relationships1. As a committed Christian is it wrong to be in a relationship with a non-believer?As we pray about our relationships, we seek God’s

Rastafarians are humans

A radical change in the way we perceive and treat those who embrace the Rastafarian way of life is urgently needed.Too many Bahamians, especially some conservative Christians, allow the Rastafarian customs, beliefs and attire to override the fact tha