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Post  Admin on Sat 08 Jul 2017, 9:30 pm

The Lost Sheep, stop behaving like Sheep

Luke 15:4-6 What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of 
them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after 
that which is lost, until he find it? And when he hath found it, he 
layeth it on his shoulders, rejoicing. And when he cometh home, he 
calleth together his friends and neighbours, saying unto them, Rejoice 
with me; for I have found my sheep which was lost.

In the parable of the lost sheep Jesus tells the listeners who have a 
back ground of sheep rearing when they have one of their sheep lost do 
they not leave the remaining sheep and go after the one lost?

When we who do not have the knowledge and experience of sheep rearing 
read this, would think is the person is crazy to leave the remaining 
sheep and go after the one lost? We all know of the proverb a bird in 
hand is better than two in the bush. It is only those who know the 
nature of sheep would dare to do this not the ones who do not know their 
sheep.

Sheep are gregarious creatures, they always remain in groups. They know 
danger is for those who are on the outlier so they try to remain within 
the group. They also have the tendency to follow the leader, so to lead 
a whole flock one just leads the first sheep and the rest tend to 
follow. This works also if one needs to take all the sheep to slaughter 
one needs to just lead the first sheep and the rest also follow to 
slaughter.

Sheep are prey animals so flee at the sight of danger. They will never 
walk in a straight light when gazing in the fields. They will always 
watch their backs in one eye and then the other, time to time, thus do 
not walk in a straight line. Sheep also have an amazing ability to 
tolerate pain; they do this as to not show themselves as the weak one so 
that predators do not target them first. As children of God we are so 
alike to sheep. But God does not desire us to remain as sheep.

Jesus is called the Paschal Lamb but that is just symbolism of the 
sacrificial Lamb. In Revelations the Greek word translated as lamb is 
not the same work mentioned in John 1:29,36, Acts 8:32, 1 Peter 1:19. 
The word use in John 1:29 is 'amnos' while the word used in Revelations 
is 'arnion' which comes from 'aron' meaning a male or husband or man. 
Translators have tried to take it as male sheep but the word for a male 
sheep /ram is 'kriophoros' and not 'arnion'. Arnion can simply be 
translated as male or husband and when we read the reference to the 
scriptures it speaks of Son of Man / Son of God.

When we came into the Lord we may have been lambs and sheep but we now 
need to change and stop behaving like sheep. We are called to have the 
nature of Christ in us and become Sons of God. Let us not have the prey 
behavior. Let us stop fleeing from situations at the slightest sign of 
danger. Let us have faith in our Protector (Father) and also stop 
looking back with one eye. Let is discern whom we follow. Paul said 
follow me for I follow Christ. So if we find the person whom we are 
following is not following Christ then it is time to stop following that 
person and follow someone who dos until we mature to directly follow Christ.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord, You alone are our Father for You alone are our Creator, Protector 
and Provider. Our earthly fathers were vessels through whose loins You 
bought us into this world but they did not create us, nor do they 
protect or provide for us without your help. Lord we pray we stop 
behaving like sheep and start behaving like Sons of God having authority 
in the Name of the Most High God...

This Prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 1:29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, 
Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.

Revelation 5:12 Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was 
slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and 
honour, and glory, and blessing.

Revelation 7:10 And cried with a loud voice, saying, Salvation to our 
God which sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb.

Revelation 17:14 These shall make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall 
overcome them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings: and they that 
are with him are called, and chosen, and faithful.

Revelation 22:3 And there shall be no more curse: but the throne of God 
and of the Lamb shall be in it; and his servants shall serve him:

1 Corinthians 11:1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.

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Post  Admin on Fri 07 Jul 2017, 8:24 pm

Church Entertainment

Luke 7: 32 They are like unto children sitting in the marketplace, and 
calling one to another, and saying, We have piped unto you, and ye have 
not danced; we have mourned to you, and ye have not wept.

In today's scripture we see Jesus speaks of people who entertain each 
other to get praises from each other. This entertainment may be joyful 
entertainment or educational entertainment or even sorrowful entertainment.

This is what happens in every Church today. There is no Church void of 
this entertainment. There are Churches who are not rooted in the Word 
who do joyful entertainment; they concentrate on worship and nothing 
else. Then there are those who love entertaining spirits so all the time 
you will find members in the congregation falling or manifesting as if 
they are possessed. The funny part is some of these regular performers 
are appointed Church leaders. Then there are Churches where people's 
traditions and rituals (imported from other beliefs) are done with 
Biblical makeup. Lastly there are the so called 'Word rooted' Churches 
who follow the word of so called 'Christian writers' more than the Word 
of God. These people will have N number of training programs for every 
reason under the sun.

The main problem with Churches is that the Holy Spirit is not 
functioning in the Church. If the Holy Spirit is working in even one 
Church, one will find total transformation of its people and the even a 
city will not be able to hold it and not get changed by it.

The Spirit of God reveals the Word of God and when the Spirit of God 
works, like it did with the 120 at Pentecost He changed almost every 
person present there so also He will change every person who steps in 
its congregation or in the city where the Church is present.

The Greek word 'ekklesia' translated as Church means a gathering with a 
spiritual purpose. If it is not the Spirit of God that works in the 
gathering then what spirit is working amongst it?

Let us stop playing Church - Church and start being a Church which is 
rooted in the Spirit and Word of God.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord, You are God and You are Spirit. Lord your Word says You desire 
your people to worship You in Spirit and Truth. You Lord paid the price 
and gave us the Spirit of Truth who reveals the Truth to us. Lord we 
pray we concentrate on being connected to your Spirit and not to earthy 
or unclean spirits...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Zechariah 4:6 Then he answered and spake unto me, saying, This is the 
word of the LORD unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, 
but by my spirit, saith the LORD of hosts.

Luke 4:18 The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed 
me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the 
brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of 
sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,

1 Corinthians 6:11 And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye 
are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and 
by the Spirit of our God.

John 4:23 But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers 
shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh 
such to worship him.

John 14:17 Even the Spirit of truth; whom the world cannot receive, 
because it seeth him not, neither knoweth him: but ye know him; for he 
dwelleth with you, and shall be in you.

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Post  Admin on Fri 30 Jun 2017, 3:05 pm

You will give birth

John 10:21-23a A woman when she is in travail hath sorrow, because her 
hour is come: but as soon as she is delivered of the child, she 
remembereth no more the anguish, for joy that a man is born into the 
world. And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and 
your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you. And in 
that day ye shall ask me nothing.

Today's message is not only for sisters in Christ but even for brothers 
in Christ. In today's message the Lord tells us each and every one of us 
who are in Christ will give birth and will go through the process which 
a woman goes through while becoming a mother.

When we think of birth we think of very severe labor pain. People have a 
misunderstanding when God created woman God had set a mother to go 
through labor pain while giving birth.

Before man sinned a woman was to experience pain but this pain was very 
mild so much so that she would hardly experience it. It was sin that 
caused a woman to be cursed with her pain being multiplied. What a woman 
experiences as severe labor pain is due to the curse. And when she by 
her faith understands and accepts that Christ has broken all our curses 
including the multiplication of labor pain then she will give birth 
without knowing.

We see in Luke 2:6-7 while Mary was waiting with her fiancé Joseph (they 
were considered married after the birth of Jesus when they had 
relationship) for a room in an inn she give birth since she had 
completed her nine months. She did not realize she was about to give 
birth so was not ready for it since did not fell immense pain during or 
just before her contractions. It happened so suddenly that Joseph became 
her male midwife; he performed the necessary procedure, wrapped the 
child Jesus in a cloth and placed Him in a manger kept outside the inn 
to feed the donkeys (they were not in any stable).

In today's message the word translated as 'sorrow' does not mean pain 
but means heaviness. It talks of spiritual and mental heaviness and not 
physical pain. So as we go through the process of birthing we will have 
heaviness but that heaviness will change into joy when we give birth. 
The question is whom do we birth, and the answer is ourselves as a new 
being and this happens when Christ comes again. Baptism is a process of 
labor pain and our baptism in Christ ends with us giving birth unto the 
new ourselves when Christ comes. The changes we go through during 
baptism are nothing to what we become when Christ comes. Paul and Peter 
state it as corrupt becoming incorruptible.

Today's message does not only tell us about what happens at the end but 
also tells us what we need to do today. Like an expecting mother we are 
called to slow down our natural selves, which mean our worldly desires. 
We are called to monitor what we spiritually eat and make sure we eat 
well. We also need to do our regular walk and exercise in Christ. The 
small kicks and pains we feel during our carrying should not be taken as 
pain but as a joy as a mother does; the more we feel means our healthy 
deliver is assured.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are God and You alone are God. Your Word says man did not know 
You until You manifested in the flesh and revealed your Name. Lord we 
pray we understand your Word once spoken cannot be changed so although 
You exiled Adam from Heaven You have made a way for us to return as a 
new man Ishi. Your Word says only those born from above / again in 
spirit will enter your Kingdom. Lord, help us through our birthing...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Genesis 3:16 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow 
and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy 
desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.

Luke 2:6-7
6 And so it was, that, while they were there, the days were 
accomplished that she should be delivered.
7 And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling 
clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in 
the inn.

Hosea 2:16 And it shall be at that day, saith the LORD, that thou shalt 
call me Ishi; and shalt call me no more Baali.

1 Corinthians 15:52 In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the 
last trump: for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised 
incorruptible, and we shall be changed.

1 Peter 1:4 To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that 
fadeth not away, reserved in heaven for you,

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Post  Admin on Tue 27 Jun 2017, 1:19 pm

God does not condemn, we do to ourselves

John 3:17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; 
but that the world through him might be saved.

Almost every Christian is well versed with the scripture John 3:16 which 
states 'for God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that 
whosever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life'.

When people read it they do not read what the scripture tells them but 
read what people have stated about this scripture (this is common for 
many scriptures).

Facts to note
1) God loves the world very much
2) So much so that He sent /gave His only Son into this world
3) So that whosever (not everyone)
4) Believed in Him (that means only those who believe)
5) Should not perish, but have eternal/everlasting life (means even 
among those who believe there can be those who perish, for it does not 
say 'will not' perish but says 'should not' perish).

If we talk to Once Saved Always Saved believers they would say those who 
believed and perish were not true believers in the first place! Is the 
Bible wrong in calling them believers and then saying they were not?

The problem with all this understanding is that fact, how can God who is 
full of love and full of mercy, punishes people by putting them in Hell 
where devils torture people.

Let it be clear first that Hell is not ruled by devils (fallen 
angels/evil spirits) but ruled by God's Angels, it is a prison. Devils 
themselves fear Hell. Secondly God does not punish anyone but they 
punish themselves (the sins/evil within them burn in Hell). God is no 
one's enemy, people and fallen angels are their own enemies. God is 
saving us from ourselves for foolishness and vanity is driving us unto 
self-destruction. Satan and evil have no hold on us unless we allow them 
to take hold of us.

God being Holy, Righteous and True has set parameters and divisions in 
His world (various levels of Heavens), those who abide in Him will dwell 
nearer to Him and those who do not will dwell further for Him. So nearer 
to Him is light and life (eternal - renewal of life), and further from 
Him is darkness, death (no renewal of life), John 3:18 confirms this.

Jesus became the way to God when there was no way. He became a doorway / 
stairway to Heaven when it was locked. But by standing on the way one 
does not reach ones destination, by standing at the door one does not 
enter the house. Jesus gave us His Spirit as our Helper to lead us 
through the way so as to take us to the destination. OSAS believers deny 
the Holy Spirit, as to His purpose in our salvation.

Jesus became our way and His Spirit became our Helper to lead us to 
become like Jesus by transforming us from inside; in other words 
renewing us spiritually to become Sons of God. Only Sons of God (both 
males and females - in Heaven there is no gender) can enter Heaven.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord, You are Holy, Righteous and True. You do not change for perfection 
cannot improve. What changes is your glory for it increases time to 
time, from glory to glory. We pray Lord we understand we are our worse 
enemy when the truth is not in us. Lord we pray your people remove this 
darkness from within them so that they do not dwell in darkness after 
they die their natural life...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 3:16-21
16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that 
whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but 
that the world through him might be saved.
18 He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not 
is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the 
only begotten Son of God.
19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and 
men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to 
the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be 
made manifest, that they are wrought in God.

Luke 8:30-31
30 And Jesus asked him, saying, What is thy name? And he said, Legion: 
because many devils were entered into him.
31 And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into 
the deep.

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Is incarnation Biblical?

John 1:21 And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he saith, I 
am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.

We read when John the Baptist was asked if he was Elijah / Elias who was 
to come he answered no, he was also asked if he was Christ or the 
promised Prophet (greater than Moses) and he said no. But when Jesus was 
asked if John was Elijah then Jesus confirmed indeed he was. So we see 
John did not know that he indeed was Elijah who was taken up.

Was the coming of Elijah as John an incarnation; also was God the Son 
coming as Jesus an incarnation? We need to ask if incarnation is a 
Biblical term before using it with Christianity.

Yoga cannot be considered Christian because the term speaks of spiritual 
bonding to a universe spirit, which we Christians do not believe in. 
Meditation in Yoga also does not mean concentration or focusing one's 
mind but means the opposite. Hinduism believes mind is an obstruction 
between human spirit and its attaining a higher level so Yoga focuses on 
disconnecting the mind from the being. Hinduism does not believe in 
salvation for it believe every soul is divine and just needs to work 
through its karmas (works) to attain freedom from life chakra (life 
cycle) to be one with the universe force, in other word it seeks freedom 
from existence of life (death). Christianity on the other hand seeks 
eternal life, even though we become one with God in Heaven yet we still 
exist as an individual. So Yoga is not about bonding with God but 
bonding with evil spirits and deceit.

We need to understand a term before we use it with Christianity. The 
word 'incarnate' comes from the Catholic Church. It is a Latin word 
which means a spirit becoming flesh.

This term may seem fit to be used for Elijah coming as John the Baptist 
but then we all exist before we were born in our mother's womb like John 
was. Bible says God knows us from the foundation of the world so do we 
all become incarnated? Some may say we existed by design but then Bible 
says God knows us by name and also when God blessed the father (i.e. 
Abraham) He blessed the seed in his loins. Jesus was called seed of 
David or seed of Abraham; He did not exist by design but truly existed.

Elijah did not die but was taken up to a higher demission of God's 
creation and came back in the womb of Elizabeth as John. Elijah coming 
as John cannot be considered as incarnation for Elijah had not died. In 
spirit world flesh or any matter is not a matter of consideration like 
for us in this natural world. Paul speaks of a great mystery on Judgment 
Day that the Believers who exist then will be transformed without death.

Coming to God the Son coming as man Jesus, Bible says He humbled Himself 
from the foundation of creation, so what was He when He humbled Himself, 
before He became man then only would we will be able to understand. Also 
the Holy Spirit is the Spirit of the God the Son [there is no scripture 
stating the Holy Spirit as Spirit of the Father but there are scriptures 
stating Holy Spirit as Spirit of the Son], so how would one explain 
incarnation in that aspect.

Let us be careful in importing pagan terms into Christianity for we can 
mislead others into believing the wrong understandings. Let us state it 
as the Bible says and not change it according to the world.

[Prayer Starter]
Father God You are Holy God and Bible says no being has seen You leaving 
for the Son. Lord we pray we understand the Righteousness of the Son for 
what He has done for us from the foundation of creation. We were made by 
Him, through and for Him; it is His Spirit that leads us and transforms 
us into Sons of God...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Genesis 1:27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God 
created he him; male and female created he them.

Luke 1:55 As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed for ever.

Matthew 25:34 Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, 
Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from 
the foundation of the world:

John 17:24 Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be 
with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given 
me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world.

Ephesians 1:4 According as he hath chosen us in him before the 
foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before 
him in love:

Hebrews 9:26 For then must he often have suffered since the foundation 
of the world: but now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to 
put away sin by the sacrifice of himself.

Revelation 13:8 And all that dwell upon the earth shall worship him, 
whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from 
the foundation of the world.

Mark 9:13 But I say unto you, That Elias is indeed come, and they have 
done unto him whatsoever they listed, as it is written of him.

Matthew 17:12-13
12 But I say unto you, That Elias is come already, and they knew him 
not, but have done unto him whatsoever they listed. Likewise shall also 
the Son of man suffer of them.
13 Then the disciples understood that he spake unto them of John the 
Baptist.

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Where does Jesus dwell?

John 1: 38, 39 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto 
them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being 
interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou? He saith unto them, Come and 
see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with him that day: for 
it was about the tenth hour.

We read in today's message two persons of which one was Andrew the 
brother of Simon Peter who were witnesses to John the Baptist exalting 
Jesus as the Lamb of God so followed Jesus to find where He lived and 
this happened at about 4pm so they stayed with Him for the rest of that 
day. During that time the Roman's day started at 12:00 mid night and the 
Jewish day started at sunrise that is about 6:00am. The Romans used the 
term hour and the Jewish originally used the term watch (change of guard 
after duration of 3 hours, so day had 4 watches), here we see John in 
his Gospel used a concoction of both. Jesus was returning home since 
people would normally return to their houses before sunset or day break 
which was about 6pm.

When I was a Catholic taking 'Frist Holy Communion' I was told that, 
that day Jesus could enter my heart and stay there. It was a great 
feeling to have Jesus in me, but then later I started questioning what 
it truly meant; was Christ in that wafer I ate? What we eat exits our 
body so how could Christ in that wafer dwell in me. If their words were 
true then where was Christ, in my stomach, how could He travel to my heart?

Believers today when asked will say Jesus is in my heart. The fact when 
they say 'heart' many point to the organ which pumps blood to the 
various parts of the body.

In the Bible the world translated as heart mostly refers to the inner 
man not organ. The OT spoke of God in our heart / inner-man, but in NT 
many scriptures correctly point towards 'putting on Christ' when they 
say 'Christ in us' and not as Christ dwelling in some part in our body.

Let us understand if we claim Christ is in us, we need to put on the 
Nature / Name of Christ that means our behavior, our thinking, our 
outlook should be Christ like. If we claim to have the Holy Spirit in us 
then there should be some holiness in us, can I continue living an 
unholy life while claiming to have the Holy Spirit?

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Holy God. You Lord command your children to be holy for You 
are Holy. Lord we pray we understand if we are one in You then we need 
to be like You for You do not change. Lord we pray we understand change 
is required in us to be your children...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Matthew 14:25 And in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went unto 
them, walking on the sea.

Luke 12:38 And if he shall come in the second watch, or come in the 
third watch, and find them so, blessed are those servants.

Galatians 3:27 For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ 
have put on Christ.

Ephesians 4:22-27
22 That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, 
which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts;
23 And be renewed in the spirit of your mind;
24 And that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in 
righteousness and true holiness.
25 Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his 
neighbour: for we are members one of another.
26 Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:
27 Neither give place to the devil.

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Seeking approval of man

Luke 17:17 And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but 
where are the nine?

We had this message a few days back where we saw the faith factor. Today 
the Lord wants us to look at the fact that although the all ten were 
already healed before they went to show themselves to the priest, yet 
they went to show themselves to the priest to seek his approval of their 
healing.

We need to understand a system is made so that the least will be guided 
within it. Being in the IT service industry we have processes, SOPs, 
knowledgebase etc. so that the not so skilled will perform like a 
skilled person. So system is to protect like law protects us.

Today the Lord is telling us we as Christians we are not called to 
blindly follow the law without understanding its purpose. The purpose of 
the law is greater than the text of the law. A person who keeps the 
purpose but does not follow the text does not break the law. We see 
those who follow the text fulfill the law in the flesh but not 
necessarily the spirit of the law.

Today's message the ten lepers were healed and were told to see the 
priest so as to fulfill the law, but one of them knew he was already 
healed so did not feel the need to get an approval of any man to confirm 
it, he alone was the only one who returned to thank Jesus.

Understand some laws we can abide in the text but most of them are 
impossible to abide by in the flesh. What is important is keeping the 
law in the spirit. We need to understand the purpose of the law and it 
is by this understanding Jesus simplified the Ten Commandment which were 
principle to the Jews, into just Two Commandments.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Almighty God. It would not take You a minute to change man 
and save all mankind but You Lord desire a willing heart. You gave your 
Word to be a fence unto us, to lead us and protect us. Lord we pray we 
keep your Word in the Spirit and not in the flesh like the Jews, for 
your Word says only those born anew in the Spirit will enter the Kingdom 
of God...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Luke 17:12-24

Mark 12:29-31
29 And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, 
O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord:
30 And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with 
all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is 
the first commandment.
31 And the second is like, namely this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour 
as thyself. There is none other commandment greater than these.

Romans 2:29 But he is a Jew, which is one inwardly; and circumcision is 
that of the heart, in the spirit, and not in the letter; whose praise is 
not of men, but of God.

Romans 7:6 But now we are delivered from the law, that being dead 
wherein we were held; that we should serve in newness of spirit, and not 
in the oldness of the letter.

2 Corinthians 3:6 Who also hath made us able ministers of the new 
testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, 
but the spirit giveth life.

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The Holy Spirit reproves us

John 16:8-11 And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and 
of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on 
me; Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more; 
Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.

When we read John 16:7-15 we see Jesus gave great importance to the Holy 
Spirit, to the extend He stepped out of the way so that the Holy Spirit 
can take over.

Jesus as our Paschal Lamb became our ransom and took away the 
consequence of sin. Today if we believe in Jesus Christ we do not go to 
Hell due to our sins [Hell is a prison created for sinners where man who 
has sinned suffers his or her sins]. But then by just believing in Jesus 
the damage caused by sin in man is not taken care of.

Problem with us is we think in the worldly way and the world tells us 
sin is a stain that is why they just seek being washed of the stain. Sin 
is not just a stain but more like corrosion, Paul calls it corruption 
and this requires internal restoration. The sin nature (corruption) 
within us causes us to sin so unless the corruption is taken care of, we 
will not be able to enter Heaven as no corrupt being can dwell there.

Today's message tells us the Holy Spirit convicts or reproves us of 3 
things sin [sin nature], righteousness and judgment (holiness since it 
speaks of separation).

Any person baptized in the Holy Spirit may sin but will never be 
comfortable with sin since the Holy Spirit reproves the person of his or 
her sins. Even though we are not accounted for our sins yet we are not 
allowed to continue in sin and this happens only when we are baptized in 
the Holy Spirit for He will make us to fight the nature that causes us 
to sin.

Other areas that the Holy Spirit reproves us, or cause us fight to 
achieve is righteousness and holiness. Those baptized in Him will find 
uneasiness when they live an unrighteous or unholy life and this is 
because the Holy Spirit of God [Son]. The Holy Spirit [Spirit of Truth] 
does this through His Word, it is He who reveals the Word [truth] unto 
us and thus causes us to hold on to the truth and overcome the 
corruption thus making us Sons of God.

It is when we understand this we understand why the Bible warned us all 
sins are forgiven but anyone who grieves [overcomes] the Holy Spirit 
will have no hope for they will not enter the Kingdom of God.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Spirit and You are Holy thus You desire a pure spirit. You 
God removed man from Eden because he corrupted himself with evil, but 
You did not forsake him. You made a way for man to be restored to You by 
the Help of the your Spirit and for this You humbled yourself and became 
man to pay the price for man to receive your Spirit. Lord we pray we 
understand the importance of the Holy Spirit and without the Holy Spirit 
there is no restoration and no entering Heaven. Holy Spirit speak unto 
us and reprove us of sin, unrighteousness and unholiness, we pray we do 
not drown your voice with our carnal desires...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 16:7,12-15
7 Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go 
away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if 
I depart, I will send him unto you.
12 I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now.
13 Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you 
into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he 
shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will shew you things to come.
14 He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew it 
unto you.
15 All things that the Father hath are mine: therefore said I, that he 
shall take of mine, and shall shew it unto you.

Galatians 4:6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit 
of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.

Romans 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the 
sons of God.

Ephesians 4:30 And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are 
sealed unto the day of redemption.

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Realization

Luke 17:17 And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but 
where are the nine?

Whenever people have preached about this incident they have spoken of 
the tenth man being thankful. If we look at the incident closely it is 
not just about being thankful.

We read when the all ten lepers cried out for mercy, Jesus told them to 
go and show themselves to the priest and they followed instructions. 
Jesus did this because according to the Jewish law (Law given by Moses) 
the leper on being healed needed to show himself to the priest to 
confirm his or her healing. Once the priest inspected the pores of the 
skin of the leper he would then confirm the healing and declare the 
person clean.

If we look at the incident the nine lepers followed instructions and 
went to show themselves to the priest to confirm their healing but the 
tenth returned back for he was sure he did not need to show himself to 
the priest to confirm his healing and thus came to thank Jesus. The 
tenth came back because he had faith; it was his faith that caused Jesus 
to tell him he was made whole. The tenth being made whole did not mean 
that the others lost their healing or would again become lepers, being 
made whole meant more than just healing.

We find when Jesus found great faith in a person He not only healed them 
but blessed them to be made whole. Jesus telling them be made whole was 
same as Jesus telling the thief crucified with Him, who had faith in Him 
that he would on the day of His coming in glory be with Him in Paradise 
(Eden).

Being made whole means to be removed of corruption, it means being 
restored. When Jesus told them they were made whole that meant they 
would be saved and would enter Paradise.

Paul says on the Day of Judgment we who are corrupt will be made 
incorruptible. It is the restoration of the inner man which will make 
enable man to enter Heaven. What Adam and Eve lost in the Garden of Eden 
which got them to be exiled will be restored unto us and we will gain 
entry to Paradise / Eden.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Merciful God. You are Holy and Righteous yet your mercy 
gives us another chance to be restored unto You. Lord we pray we 
understand the importance of being with You for with You is life and far 
from You is death. Lord, help us to be whole so that we will be with You 
in Heaven...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Luke 17:12-19

Mark 10:52 And Jesus said unto him, Go thy way; thy faith hath made 
thee whole. And immediately he received his sight, and followed Jesus in 
the way.

Luke 8:47-50

Acts 2:27 Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell, neither wilt 
thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.

Romans 8:21 Because the creature itself also shall be delivered from 
the bondage of corruption into the glorious liberty of the children of God.

1 Corinthians 15:42 So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown 
in corruption; it is raised in incorruption:

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Did His Disciples Know Him

Luke 24:21 But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed 
Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these things 
were done.

If we minutely look at every scripture we will find before Pentecost 
there was just one person who came to know who Jesus was and that was 
Thomas and that too after Jesus breathe into them His Spirit, just 
before He was to leave them after His resurrection. Before that moment 
none of His disciples, including His own mother knew who Jesus was [John 
the Baptist and the Prophet Simone did know].

We need to understand who they saw He was and that we can know by whom 
the Jews were waiting for. According to scripture they were waiting for 
2 persons as Messiah / Savior, one who was the one who fulfills the 
promise given to David that is a Savior of Israel, who will sit on the 
throne of David and rule Israel. That is why they called Him 'Son of 
David' thinking He was him.

Secondly they were excepting the coming of a Prophet greater than Moses 
as promised by the Lord. When Jesus fasted for 40 days in the wilderness 
and did miracles they accepted Him as the promised Prophet.

Every time unclean spirits / evil spirits / fallen angels tried to 
reveal who He was, Jesus commanded them to be silent. The translations 
err in those verses by writing as 'Son of God' but when we read the 
Greek text it says 'the Son the God'. It was only after His resurrection 
and after He breathe in them His Spirit that Thomas recognized Jesus as 
God (Son) and as for the others it was after the baptism of the 
disciples in the Holy Spirit at Pentecost that it was revealed to them 
who Jesus was.

Today also the story has not changed much. We have many who follow Jesus 
and even know He is Son of God but fail to know how He is God even 
though God the Father is God while knowing there is only one God. They 
do not check scriptures to understand who God the Holy Spirit is. God 
the Father and God the Son being Spirit yet we read of the Holy Spirit, 
not that the Holy Spirit is holier than the Father or Son to be called 
Holy Spirit.

These questions took me years and years to pursue with the Lord and 
understand them. Let me tell you unless we put aside the teachings of 
man and let the scriptures talk to us we will never understand. The 
problem is we let the teachings of man be blinders by which see the 
scriptures.

Let us not be the disciples before Pentecost but be the disciples after 
Pentecost. We might spend years and years studying scriptures and 
believing the Lord Jesus Christ and even doing miracles like His 
disciples did before but yet we will not know Him, unless we let the 
Holy Spirit reveal Him to us.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You alone are God and there is no one other than You. When Moses 
and Jacob asked your Name You said 'I AM Who I AM'. Father God we pray 
your people know You and know what it means You are in the Son and the 
Son is in You. Father we pray we know the Holy Spirit - the Spirit of 
the Son that is given to us. You scripture clearly say no flesh and 
bones can reveal the Truth, and it is only by your Spirit that we know 
the Truth. Holy Spirit reveal to your people more and more so that they 
be filled with boldness and glory of the Kingdom...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Mark 3:11,12
11 And unclean spirits, when they saw him, fell down before him, and 
cried, saying, Thou art the Son of God [the Son the God].
12 And he straitly charged them that they should not make him known.

Luke 1:35 And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost 
shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow 
thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall 
be called the Son of God.

Mark 3:30-33
30 Because they said, He hath an unclean spirit.
31 There came then his brethren and his mother, and, standing without, 
sent unto him, calling him.
32 And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy 
mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
33 And he answered them, saying, Who is my mother, or my brethren?

John 20:22, 27-29
22 And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, 
Receive ye the Holy Spirit:
27 Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my 
hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not 
faithless, but believing.
28 And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God.
29 Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast 
believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

John 17:21-23
21 That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, 
that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou 
hast sent me.
22 And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may 
be one, even as we are one:
23 I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and 
that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as 
thou hast loved me.

Galatians 4:6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit 
of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.

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Did His Disciples Know Him

Luke 24:21 But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed 
Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these things 
were done.

If we minutely look at every scripture we will find before Pentecost 
there was just one person who came to know who Jesus was and that was 
Thomas and that too after Jesus breathe into them His Spirit, just 
before He was to leave them after His resurrection. Before that moment 
none of His disciples, including His own mother knew who Jesus was [John 
the Baptist and the Prophet Simone did know].

We need to understand who they saw He was and that we can know by whom 
the Jews were waiting for. According to scripture they were waiting for 
2 persons as Messiah / Savior, one who was the one who fulfills the 
promise given to David that is a Savior of Israel, who will sit on the 
throne of David and rule Israel. That is why they called Him 'Son of 
David' thinking He was him.

Secondly they were excepting the coming of a Prophet greater than Moses 
as promised by the Lord. When Jesus fasted for 40 days in the wilderness 
and did miracles they accepted Him as the promised Prophet.

Every time unclean spirits / evil spirits / fallen angels tried to 
reveal who He was, Jesus commanded them to be silent. The translations 
err in those verses by writing as 'Son of God' but when we read the 
Greek text it says 'the Son the God'. It was only after His resurrection 
and after He breathe in them His Spirit that Thomas recognized Jesus as 
God (Son) and as for the others it was after the baptism of the 
disciples in the Holy Spirit at Pentecost that it was revealed to them 
who Jesus was.

Today also the story has not changed much. We have many who follow Jesus 
and even know He is Son of God but fail to know how He is God even 
though God the Father is God while knowing there is only one God. They 
do not check scriptures to understand who God the Holy Spirit is. God 
the Father and God the Son being Spirit yet we read of the Holy Spirit, 
not that the Holy Spirit is holier than the Father or Son to be called 
Holy Spirit.

These questions took me years and years to pursue with the Lord and 
understand them. Let me tell you unless we put aside the teachings of 
man and let the scriptures talk to us we will never understand. The 
problem is we let the teachings of man be blinders by which see the 
scriptures.

Let us not be the disciples before Pentecost but be the disciples after 
Pentecost. We might spend years and years studying scriptures and 
believing the Lord Jesus Christ and even doing miracles like His 
disciples did before but yet we will not know Him, unless we let the 
Holy Spirit reveal Him to us.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You alone are God and there is no one other than You. When Moses 
and Jacob asked your Name You said 'I AM Who I AM'. Father God we pray 
your people know You and know what it means You are in the Son and the 
Son is in You. Father we pray we know the Holy Spirit - the Spirit of 
the Son that is given to us. You scripture clearly say no flesh and 
bones can reveal the Truth, and it is only by your Spirit that we know 
the Truth. Holy Spirit reveal to your people more and more so that they 
be filled with boldness and glory of the Kingdom...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Mark 3:11,12
11 And unclean spirits, when they saw him, fell down before him, and 
cried, saying, Thou art the Son of God [the Son the God].
12 And he straitly charged them that they should not make him known.

Luke 1:35 And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost 
shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow 
thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall 
be called the Son of God.

Mark 3:30-33
30 Because they said, He hath an unclean spirit.
31 There came then his brethren and his mother, and, standing without, 
sent unto him, calling him.
32 And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy 
mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
33 And he answered them, saying, Who is my mother, or my brethren?

John 20:22, 27-29
22 And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, 
Receive ye the Holy Spirit:
27 Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my 
hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not 
faithless, but believing.
28 And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God.
29 Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast 
believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

John 17:21-23
21 That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, 
that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou 
hast sent me.
22 And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may 
be one, even as we are one:
23 I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and 
that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as 
thou hast loved me.

Galatians 4:6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit 
of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.

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Sitting next to the Throne of Jesus

Matthew 20:21 And he said unto her, What wilt thou? She saith unto him, 
Grant that these my two sons may sit, the one on thy right hand, and the 
other on the left, in thy kingdom.

Salome was the wife of Cleophas, also known as Zebedee (during those 
days people having common names were given nicknames or called along 
with their native place or their father's name). John 19:25 hints at 
Salome being the sister of Mary. Salome too was called Mary by Jesus 
like Mary the Magdalene was, since these women were respected and loved 
by Jesus the same as He did to His mother.

One should realize Salome means 'peace' and Mary means 'rebellion', so 
calling someone rebellion when the person is name peace needs reason. 
Probably because she was an aunt He treated her like His own mother and 
Mary the Magdalene because of her great love for Jesus (she loved Him 
more than any other) and her age (she had a long history) was also loved 
like a mother. This love was one of the reasons these women gave up 
their own family lives and served the ministry of Jesus Christ sticking 
with Him through thick and thin. Even when the Apostles deserted Jesus 
these women did not. Think of it, the sons (John and James) ran away but 
their mother Salome stood strong with Jesus during His crucifixion such 
was their love.

With this background when Salome requested Jesus that her sons be seated 
next to His throne He could not blankly say no. All the Marys including 
His own mother thought of Jesus as the Messiah / Savior of Israel, they 
though Jesus was the anointed one who would defeat the Romans and bring 
back Israel together as a glorious kingdom like David did, that is why 
most also called Him the Son of David /Promised Seed of David (they did 
not know the Lord had promised an eternal kingdom to the Seed of David). 
With this understanding Salome requested her sons be seated on either 
side of Jesus' throne.

Jesus never came to rule this earthly world, He always said 'My Kingdom 
is not of this world' yet the people stuck to their desire.

We as Christians should learn to forsake this world and the desires of 
the world then only will we understand the Kingdom of God and have a 
place in it. If we try to have a place in this world and also a place in 
the Kingdom of God then we will suffer in this world and yet not have an 
assurance of a high place in the Kingdom of God even if we do go there. 
We need to remember those who love this world and things of this world 
will find it impossible to enter the Kingdom of God.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are God and You are Spirit. Your Kingdom is permanent while 
this world is not. On your coming this world will perish, all that is of 
this world will be no more at your shout. You Lord will declare who You 
are and every knee will bow before You. We pray Lord we desire not this 
world but your Kingdom and may our focus be clear...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Matthew 27:56 Among which was Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of 
James and Joses, and the mother of Zebedee's children.

Mark 15:40 There were also women looking on afar off: among whom was 
Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the less and of Joses, and 
Salome;

John 19:25 Now there stood by the cross of Jesus his mother, and his 
mother's sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene.

Matthew 4:21 And going on from thence, he saw other two brethren, James 
the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their 
father, mending their nets; and he called them.

Mark 3:17 And James the son of Zebedee, and John the brother of James; 
and he surnamed them Boanerges, which is, The sons of thunder:

Matthew 1:20 But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of 
the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of 
David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is 
conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit.

Matthew 20:30 And, behold, two blind men sitting by the way side, when 
they heard that Jesus passed by, cried out, saying, Have mercy on us, O 
Lord, thou Son of David.

John 18:36 Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world: if my 
kingdom were of this world, then would my servants fight, that I should 
not be delivered to the Jews: but now is my kingdom not from hence.

James 2:5 Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor of 
this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath 
promised to them that love him?

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Do we really know His Will?

Ephesians 1:9 Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, 
according to his good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself:

Like I pointed out long back a senior Pastor of a mainstream Church told 
me there are 3 Gospels in the New Testament one of Jesus, one of Paul 
and one of David, similarly when we speak to people about the Will of 
God we will find people pointing to various scriptures where the word 
'Will' is mentioned and thus state these are the wills of God.

We need to understand the scripture says 'Will of God' and not 'wills of 
God' it speaks of only one and not many. God created mankind for one 
purpose and that purpose is the Will of God. If we read the chapter of 
today's scripture Paul address somewhat to that purpose (it is just a 
glimpse).

It is because we do not know the Will of God that we have complicated 
the Bible with our nonsense. We have tried to fit our understanding into 
scriptures and have come up with definitions like Trinity to understand 
the simple relationship with the Father and Son, and His Spirit, even 
though we know God is Spirit and He is One God.

When I communicate with many 'extra learned' theologians or so called 
'Biblical experts', I feel sad for them since they choose to not 
concentrate on what the scripture says but prefer to concentrate on what 
people have said about the scripture. They will quote XYZ person but 
will not take the trouble to expound the verse, link similar scriptures 
and piece them together to get the proper understanding.

Like Jesus, Paul, John who said even though they knew a lot of things 
they preferred to not share all of that they knew. It is easy to teach a 
person who does not know but difficult to teach someone who knows 
something else.

The Word of God says He will fill infants (babes) with wisdom and 
understanding which will shame the wise of this world, it is because an 
infant comes with an empty mind to learn while the wise of the world 
thinks he or she knows. When we read the Bible let us not try to enforce 
our understanding into the scripture but let us understand what the 
scripture is trying to tell us.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Almighty God. You God could easily manifest the Truth to 
all in a moment but You refrain from doing so. You desire to give to 
those who treasure the Truth and do not throw pearls before pigs. Lord 
we pray we do not behave like pigs who do not discern what they consume. 
Let us discern every understanding that comes from man while being open 
to that what your Word says...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Ephesians 1:3-14
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath 
blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:
4 According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the 
world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
5 Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ 
to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
6 To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us 
accepted in the beloved.
7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of 
sins, according to the riches of his grace;
8 Wherein he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence;
9 Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his 
good pleasure which he hath purposed in himself:
10 That in the dispensation of the fulness of times he might gather 
together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven, and 
which are on earth; even in him:
11 In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated 
according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel 
of his own will:
12 That we should be to the praise of his glory, who first trusted in 
Christ.
13 In whom ye also trusted, after that ye heard the word of truth, the 
gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were 
sealed with that holy Spirit of promise,
14 Which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the 
purchased possession, unto the praise of his glory.

John 16:12 I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear 
them now.

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Marrying after divorce

Matthew 19:9 And I say to you: whoever divorces his wife, except for 
sexual immorality, and marries another, commits adultery.”

We see to some areas Christians prefer to be blind, either they do not 
see what the Bible says or choose not to see what the Bible says.

We all know marriage is between humans and animals do not get married, 
even though some species commit themselves to each other unto death yet 
they are not considered as married or husband and wife.

Marriage is actually a Christian affair and technically others have 
contracts (as per their belief) but that relationship is not 'marriage', 
reason marriage is earthly imitating of the relationship between God and 
man, so those who do not acknowledge God cannot be married. The purpose 
of marriage is solely family (children) and to understand the relationship.

I heard n number of times people say marriage is about love. They fail 
to see Jesus said 'love one another as I love you'. Either they claim to 
love their spouse more than Jesus or have failed to love their brethren 
as Jesus loved and chose to show this love to only their spouse.

In the beginning when God created Adam and Eve, their relationship was 
an incest relationship for Eve was made out of Adam. Even their children 
married each other and that is how mankind grew (the daughters of Adam 
and Eve are not mentioned or of all their sons). During the time of 
Moses when mankind had already spread sufficient God commanded anyone 
having any incest relationship would be put to death. So what He allowed 
He stopped. We also see until the time of Jesus men were allowed to 
multiple wives so polygamy was allowed but in the New Testament we read 
a change, marriage is defined as relationship between one husband and 
one wife only. When we understand the purpose of marriage, we will 
understand marriage.

Today's message talks of divorce and remarrying. As per New Testament a 
person cannot put away one's spouse for any reason other than sexual 
immorality. Anyone divorcing for any reason other than this cannot marry 
again.

Let us not mock God's relationship with man by mocking the sacred 
covenant of marriage. If God sacrificed His only begotten Son for 
mankind, think how much importance He gives to the covenant of marriage.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are love and You love all the same. Your Word says there is no 
partiality when we are in Christ. Love is the foundation of all 
relationships including marriage, but marriage is more than just loving 
one's spouse. Lord we pray your people understand marriage better and 
honor this sacred covenant...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Genesis 2:21-25
21 And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he 
slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof;
22 And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, 
and brought her unto the man.
23 And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: 
she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man.
24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall 
cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
25 And they were both naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed.

Genesis 3:20 And Adam called his wife's name Eve; because she was the 
mother of all living.

Leviticus 18:9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, 
or daughter of thy mother, whether she be born at home, or born abroad, 
even their nakedness thou shalt not uncover.

1 Corinthians 7:2 Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man 
have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.

Matthew 5:31-32

Luke 20:27-36

John 13:34 A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; 
as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.

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Seriousness of adultery

Luke 18:20 Thou knowest the commandments, Do not commit adultery, Do not 
kill, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Honour thy father and thy 
mother.

In some parts of India where law and order is in a mess, we find if a 
young unmarried girl who is raped reports to a police station, the 
police instead of enacting on the law and arresting the criminal, they 
will bring the criminal, the victim and their families together and try 
to get them married. Before the victim had to bear the initial shame and 
violation to her body and now has the bear all her life with the person 
who did it, let him violate it every day.

Yesterday we read of divorce and marriage. Today the Lord is telling us 
marriage is not a certificate of approval for that which is wrong. In 
the commandments we have some things which we are told not to do and it 
is not that one is greater than the other. Breaking any of them is a 
crime and has the same punishment. So if we look at it in the Kingdom of 
God adultery is serious as killing, so also stealing, lying (gossiping) 
about people and also not taking care or respecting ones parents.

In the Kingdom of God a sinner is a sinner, there is no greater sinner 
or lesser sinner. Yes the one who does more sins suffers more, not 
because he or she is punished more. In Hell a person suffers one's sins, 
as the Bible says the sins are like never dying burning coals / never 
dying flesh eating worms within a person.

It is true we have the hope of redemption in the Lord Jesus Christ but 
then this hope comes only after repentance, for without repentance there 
is no forgiveness of sins. Like I stated before, repentance is less to 
do with being sorry, but more to do with bringing correction into one's 
life.

Law made by man has loopholes for wisdom of man is limited, that is why 
we have lawyers who look for these loopholes to save their guilty 
clients. The Law of God is perfect and errorless and has no loopholes by 
which we can justify ourselves. So let us stop fooling ourselves trying 
to deceive God. As long as we are alive we can declare our crime / our 
guilt, correct ourselves and receive forgiveness; but if we die in our 
sins then nothing can be done later.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are a Holy God. You Lord have separated yourself from all that 
is unholy. You sent your humbled Son to bring correction and to be a 
hope for those in darkness so that the truth becomes a light that 
overcomes darkness. We pray Lord we hold to the Truth and let not by our 
carnal desires try to justify the wrong...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 8:15-21
15 Ye judge after the flesh; I judge no man.
16 And yet if I judge, my judgment is true: for I am not alone, but I 
and the Father that sent me.
17 It is also written in your law, that the testimony of two men is true.
18 I am one that bear witness of myself, and the Father that sent me 
beareth witness of me.
19 Then said they unto him, Where is thy Father? Jesus answered, Ye 
neither know me, nor my Father: if ye had known me, ye should have known 
my Father also.
20 These words spake Jesus in the treasury, as he taught in the temple: 
and no man laid hands on him; for his hour was not yet come.
21 Then said Jesus again unto them, I go my way, and ye shall seek me, 
and shall die in your sins: whither I go, ye cannot come.

Ephesians 5:6 Let no man deceive you with vain words: for because of 
these things cometh the wrath of God upon the children of disobedience.

Romans 2:14-16
14 For when the Gentiles, which have not the law, do by nature the 
things contained in the law, these, having not the law, are a law unto 
themselves:
15 Which shew the work of the law written in their hearts, their 
conscience also bearing witness, and their thoughts the mean while 
accusing or else excusing one another;)
16 In the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ 
according to my gospel [preaching].

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Importance of studying the languages in the Bible

Acts 21:40 And when he had given him licence, Paul stood on the stairs, 
and beckoned with the hand unto the people. And when there was made a 
great silence, he spake unto them in the Hebrew tongue, saying,

To study the Bible one needs to understand the languages in which the 
Bible was written. One need not be a language expert to start with, for 
there are ways a person who does not know abc of those languages can 
still piece things together and start understanding.

One may wonder why I need to study the languages when we have so many 
good translations in existence. Let me tell you till date I have not 
come across a perfect translation for all translators erred in some or 
other scripture. I would not blame everything on the translators' 
ability (they were language experts as well as skilled at methods of 
translating but many lacked spiritual understanding), like we saw in our 
previous messages the English language 'you' singular and 'you' plural 
are the same and it is not easy to know which is what. Also there are 
other numerous restrictions which cause misunderstanding in the right 
interpretation of scriptures. Another fact was the translators had 
access to few manuscripts and today we have much more with some being 
older than those which the translators referred to.

Yesterday itself a brother was asking me on this matter, he recollected 
me bringing a large bag full of fat books to one of my Bible classes to 
show them essential books required for serious Bible study. And today 
the Lord gave me this scripture where Paul instead of speaking the 
Aramaic language which was the common people's language or Greek which 
was the language of the officials (spoken in most parts of the world 
where the Romans ruled), he chose to speak in Hebrew which was the 
language of the Jews.

The word Hebrew means 'from the land beyond'. The Hebrew speaking people 
were nomadic people and symbolize us Christians. We are not people of 
this world but of the world beyond. The language is one of the oldest 
languages; it is unique in structure (read right to left). What is 
amazing of it is that every word has a meaning and understanding. Like 
if we call a cat as 'cat' in the English language and have no reason why 
the word 'cat' is associated with the animal but in Hebrew the name 
would tell us why.

When the Israelites where exiled to Babylon they learned the Aramaic 
language and used it for public communication, but when it came to 
temple related communication, they stuck to Hebrew. We find very little 
part of the Old Testament in Aramaic like half of Daniel and few verses 
here and there in the other books (some books like Nehemiah and Ezra are 
said to be originally in Aramaic). Initially the Gospels were written in 
Aramaic but later were translated because the Apostles realized most 
people outside of Judea and far parts of the world did not understand 
Aramaic so they translated them into Greek during their time.

The Greek language is one of the besting things that happened to us 
Christians; if it did not exist we would not have been able to deliver 
the Gospel, message of salvation in the Lord Jesus Christ. It is not 
that the language is better than Hebrew or Aramaic but it has some 
unique properties because of its rich grammar for instance the meaning 
of the sentence is retained even if the words are jumbled. Also by 
studying the TVM (Tone Voice Mood) of the words and having basic 
spiritual understanding one can write letters like Paul for the words 
hold the whole message within it.

Thanks to James Strong who documented various words of the Bible and 
gave them a unique number, for by the number we can get some basic idea 
of the biblical words. This helps those who do not know the language to 
still explore beyond the translations.

Let us Christians who thirst for the truth go beyond translations. Let 
us stop being milk drinking children, let us start using 
cross-references to understand relations between verses and word study 
(Strong's, Interlinear etc.) to get the right interpretation of the verses.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are an Awesome God. You Lord in your wisdom set things so that 
in due time your Word would be understood by your people. You knew Lord 
whose' hearts were not ready so You spoke to them few things. They read, 
they heard, they saw yet did not understand. You Lord give as much a 
heart can take. We thank You Lord for thinking of us to be more worthy 
to receive more of your Truth...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
1 Corinthians 13:9-12

Matthew 13:13-17

Romans 11:8 (According as it is written, God hath given them the spirit 
of slumber, eyes that they should not see, and ears that they should not 
hear;) unto this day.

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Be a city on a hill

Matthew 5: 14 Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an 
hill cannot be hid.

Day before yesterday we had received a message how a Church that resists 
any association with darkness (things that are not of the Lord) then the 
people too will be full of light.

Today’s message also is on the same lines. Most people, when they read 
today’s message they think the Lord is talking to us as an individual 
that is not the case. Here too the word ‘you’ is plural and not 
singular, so the Lord is talking to us collectively as a body. We see He 
also uses the word city. In Revelation we in Heaven Eden [which means 
luxury] where we dwell in together is a city [there is no actual city in 
Heaven]. The Lord is telling the Church if we shine His light then the 
world will have a view of Heaven here on earth. They will experience the 
glory of God.

We as a Church may think we are doing lots as a Church but when if we 
look at what we are doing and compare it to the Word of God we will find 
many of them have no relationship with the Kingdom of God. Anything that 
is not according the Kingdom of God is not light but darkness; even if 
they look good, or worldly justifiable yet they are darkness.

When we say the word kingdom it means rule of the king, thus the Lord’s 
Kingdom means His rule [Word] being exercised. Let us as a Church 
[congregation] relook at what we are doing in the name of the Lord and 
also let us take efforts to do more for His Kingdom’s sake while making 
sure everything that we do is in line with His Word.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Almighty God, yet You Lord desire free will for nothing 
that has darkness can dwell in the light. Light rebels darkness. Lord we 
pray we as a body may overcome the darkness within us so that your light 
shines in us and the world sees your glory...

This prayer we make in Jesus’ Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Genesis 1:3-4
3 And God said, Let there be light: and there was light.
4 And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light 
from the darkness.

Matthew 5:14-16
14 Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot 
be hid.
15 Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a 
candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.
16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good 
works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.

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It is about Him

Acts 8:32,33 The place of the scripture which he read was this, He was 
led as a sheep to the slaughter; and like a lamb dumb before his 
shearer, so opened he not his mouth: In his humiliation his judgment was 
taken away: and who shall declare his generation? for his life is taken 
from the earth.

We read in today’s message the Ethiopian eunuch (man who served in the 
queen’s chambers) opened scriptures to read and he landed on Isaiah 
53:7-8. He inquired with Philip as to who it was and then Philip 
explained to him it was about Jesus Christ.

We who have read the Gospels may find it very easy to identify this 
scripture to be regarding Jesus. But then there are scriptures even 
today many read but do not understand it is about Jesus.

Let us take Hebrews 7:1-4 the scripture talks of Melchisedec and 
Abraham, and how Abraham honored Melchisedec by giving 10th of his gain 
(from war). Now the scripture mentions ‘without father and without 
mother’ and people think it speaks of Melchisedec as being a person 
like Adam who was not born out of a human parent but was created. They 
do not realize the scripture also says ‘having neither beginning of 
days, nor end of life’. Now Melchisedec was not God to be born without 
beginning of days or to have endless life (within oneself). This 
characteristic to have life within oneself is only processed by God the 
Father and which He gave to His Son. We in Heaven will be able to live 
eternal life but that does not mean we will have life within ourselves 
(we do so through the Tree of Life and we need continual access to it). 
Also to be ‘from the beginning’ is also a characteristic only of God the 
Father and the Son (who existed within the Father before He was revealed).

This misunderstanding exists primarily because of the wrong numbering of 
this letter into chapters and verses. Bible numbering was done by a 
printer while printing the Bible. If we read 6:20 the writer (assumed to 
be Paul but not confirmed) speaks of Jesus. Melchisedec represented 
Jesus Christ symbolically by name, his position and what he did.

Melchisedec means king of righteousness and Melchisedec was no righteous 
person, none were before Jesus. There were people like Job who were 
called righteous for they pursued righteousness but not because they 
achieved it.

Melchisedec was king (ruler) of Salem (meaning peace), he was king of a 
place called peace (in Hebrew) but Jesus Christ is the true Prince 
(ruler) of Peace.

Melchisedec bought bread and vine and when Abraham saw him do that, 
Abraham saw Christ in him and therefore Abraham gave him his tithes.

The description of being without father or mother, without beginning or 
end is a quality of Christ. He was born of a virgin meaning He was not 
made like a human in the womb of the virgin but came into existence by 
the power of the Holy Spirit [His Spirit] therefore biological had 
neither a father nor a mother, even though civically He had a father 
(Joseph) and mother (Mary). This is the reason Jesus at times (in anger) 
called Mary ‘woman’, telling her she was not really His mother but only 
gave birth to Him (this was so as to fulfill prophecy more like a 
surrogate mother).

All humans including Eve came from Adam. Jesus was born from the womb of 
a woman and was a seed of Adam but yet He was like another Adam that is 
why He is also called the final/last Adam.

Let us know Christ from the Old Testament to really know Him. What we 
read in the New Testament is very little of Him. Paul preached Christ 
from the Old Testament and those who received this teaching did know Him 
for real, thus were strong in faith.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord, Your Word became flesh and yet your people know little of You. 
Lord we pray your people study your Word with the help of your Spirit so 
that the Word is revealed to them by You and not by the understanding of 
man...

This prayer we make in Jesus’ Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Hebrew 6:20, 7:1-4
20 Whither the forerunner is for us entered, even Jesus, made an high 
priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.
1 For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who 
met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him;
2 To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by 
interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, 
which is, King of peace;
3 Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither 
beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; 
abideth a priest continually.
4 Now consider how great this man was, unto whom even the patriarch 
Abraham gave the tenth of the spoils.

Isaiah 53:7-8
7 He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: 
he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her 
shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth.
8 He was taken from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his 
generation? for he was cut off out of the land of the living: for the 
transgression of my people was he stricken.

John 5:26 For as the Father hath life in himself; so hath he given to 
the Son to have life in himself;

Revelation 2:7 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith 
unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree 
of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God.

John 1:18 No man [being] hath seen God at any time; the only begotten 
Son, which is in the bosom [creek] of the Father, he hath declared him.

Luke 1:35 And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Spirit 
shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow 
thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall 
be called the Son of God.

John 2:4 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, what have I to do with thee? mine 
hour is not yet come.

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Be thee full of light

Luke 11:36 If thy whole body therefore be full of light, having no part 
dark, the whole shall be full of light, as when the bright shining of a 
candle doth give thee light.

When one reads this scripture in various translations it does not give a 
very clear message. The translations seem to say 'if we are full of 
light having not part with darkness then our whole body will be full of 
light as in a bright candle'. The fact that we need to first be full of 
light not having any darkness in us to be bright as a candle does not 
make sense.

When we get into the Greek words we find the first 'you' is not singular 
but plural and the second 'you' is singular. Light symbolizes the plan 
of God or the will of God and when we go against it, rebel against it or 
resist it then we create darkness. Candle was a personal light giving 
device used during that time.

In this scripture the Lord is telling us as a body, Church, if we 
separate ourselves from things that go against the plan of God or 
against the will of God then we as a body will be full of light and when 
the Church is full of light then each one of us will be full of light 
that shines bright.

The Lord is telling us that the people are not full of light because the 
Churches have built bridges between God and the world. They are 
compromising the will of God and pleasing the worldly people, even after 
knowing one cannot serve two masters.

Let us as a body separate ourselves from worldly things and be a holy 
body and when we do that we will see the people also full of light.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Almighty God. You are full of wisdom and nothing is hidden 
from You. All your plans are light unto us for they are for our good. 
When we reject your plan or do not walk in it we create darkness and 
problems in our lives. Lord we pray as a body we learn to walk in your 
plan so that all your people may be bless in every area of their lives...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 8:12 Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of 
the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall 
have the light of life.

Matthew 6:23 But if thine eye [vision] be evil, thy whole body shall be 
full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, 
how great is that darkness!

2 Corinthians 4:6 For God, who commanded the light to shine out of 
darkness, hath shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge 
of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

1 Thessalonians 5:
5 Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are 
not of the night, nor of darkness.
6 Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.
7 For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are 
drunken in the night.
8 But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate 
of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.
9 For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by 
our Lord Jesus Christ,

Matthew 6:24 No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the 
one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise 
the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.

John 8:23 And he said unto them, Ye are from beneath; I am from above: 
ye are of this world; I am not of this world.

John 9:5 As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world.

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Post  Admin on Fri 26 May 2017, 5:58 pm

He comes in the middle of the night

Matthew 25:6 And at midnight there was a cry made, Behold, the 
bridegroom cometh; go ye out to meet him.

In the parable of the 10 virgins we see when they were asleep in the 
night then suddenly they heard the shout that the Bridegroom is come, so 
come out and behold Him.

Last time I sent a message on the parable of the virgins, a brother who 
knew me from many years was upset with it. He told me he had heard 7 
different teaching on that parable but mine he had not heard and thus 
was upset. The 7 different teachings were acceptable to him because it 
came from well-known preachers.

In the parable people do not get into the word study. The oil mentioned 
is specifically as olive oil and olive oil symbolizes testimony of God's 
people. The parable mentions the women as virgins, meaning they had no 
(spiritual) relationship with anyone else; they were devout to the Lord. 
Also midnight / middle of the night is symbolic to people being 
spiritually asleep. The Greek word lamp means to shine. The things we do 
here for the Lord's Kingdom (i.e. testimonies we get) is valued in 
Heaven and we receive spiritual riches there.

In the end days even the spiritual mature are going to be taken by 
surprise for they too will be caught unaware. The deception is going to 
be so great that there will be hardly a handful which will be awake in 
those days.

Let us not be counted among those caught asleep, let us not follow the 
crowd but follow the Word of God. Even if we are among the very few, to 
the extent of standing alone, so let it be. It is better to be standing 
alone with the Lord than to be among a large crowd and not with the Lord.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord you are Almighty God and You desire people to worship You in Spirit 
and Truth. You Lord created us to be a light in the darkness and You 
gave your Word to be a light within us. Lord we pray we understand the 
value of your Word and hold on unto it. We pray we grow in discernment 
and in boldness and that we do not fear persecution due to witnessing 
the Truth...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Matthew 24:24 For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, 
and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were 
possible, they shall deceive the very elect.

1 Timothy 5:21 I charge thee before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and 
the elect angels, that thou observe these things without preferring one 
before another, doing nothing by partiality.

Matthew 7:14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which 
leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

Matthew 19:21 Jesus said unto him, If thou wilt be perfect, go and sell 
that thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in 
heaven: and come and follow me.

James 5:7-8
7 Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, 
the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath 
long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain.
8 Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord 
draweth nigh.

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Being in Christ

John 3:19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the 
world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds 
were evil.

Almost every Christian knows John 3:16 and confesses it. Many misuse it 
as a green ticket to not become a true Christian. They state that God 
loves everyone in the world and thus gave His only begotten Son, that 
whosoever believes Him should not perish, and that person will enjoy 
everlasting life (salvation).

They lose the whole gravity of the verse by removing or nullifying as 
small word 'in'. We find in many places the translators deliberately 
changes the context of this word so as to change the condition of salvation.

The Greek word is eis and is translated as into, unto, to, for, among. 
It is a primary preposition and its position is stated in Acts 2:38. The 
word can be equated to baptism.

The word Baptizo has multiple rendering like cleaning by dipping, dyeing 
process and even making of pickle (vegetables immersed in salt water). 
In all of its renderings we see the thing that is dipped loses its own 
characteristics takes on the characteristics of that which it is 
immersed in.

Being baptized in the Name of Jesus Christ does not mean the person 
chants the word 'Jesus' like some people do in other religions chanting 
the name of their gods. Name means identification or characteristics of 
that person. When we are called to be baptized in the name of Jesus 
Christ it means we need to lose our own identity and take on the 
identity of Christ. This is not an instant process but a gradual process.

Christian is not a person free of sin but free from the consequence or 
penalty of sin, but for this he or she needs to be in the process of 
baptism in Christ. The person needs to be engaged in a battle against 
sin, overcoming it not fighting sin (say by penance) but fighting it by 
doing good, for by this way sin nature is overcome and then sin will not 
exist. Fighting sin is like assuming to put of a fire by fight its 
smoke. Fire needs to be overcome by water, which does not give fire its 
resources to keep burning.

When we read John 3:17-21, it says people who love Christ and believe in 
Him will love light and will reject darkness, but those who love 
darkness will reject light for they fear their deeds will be exposed. 
They know what they are doing is wrong yet they do not want to 
acknowledge it before God and correct it.

Peter says those who repent for their sins and are baptized in the Name 
of Jesus will receive the Holy Spirit. Without the Holy Spirit none can 
go to Heaven. God says 'not by My power nor by My strength but by My 
spirit'. It is the Holy Spirit who completes our baptism in Jesus Christ 
when we get baptized in Him. It is the Holy Spirit who makes us 
Christian, we do not become Christians by just believing about the 
person named Jesus and how good He was, or the good things He did.

It is only through faith we receive grace and that faith needs to be 
kept burning always. Those who do not keep the faith fall and lose 
grace. Works of faith means to keep the faith burning. Works of faith 
are done outside us for the results to be seen within us. A person who 
does not reach out unto others does not qualify be a Christian and may 
not qualify as 'saved'.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Love and love is not something that is one can keep or 
exercise with oneself. Thus we need to reach out to others to show we 
have love within us and we are your children. Lord we pray all those who 
receive You may also work to keep holding on to You, that they do not 
fall in their faith and thus lose You. We pray they do not overcome You 
but overcome themselves...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 3:16-21
16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that 
whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but 
that the world through him might be saved.
18 He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not 
is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the 
only begotten Son of God.
19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and 
men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to 
the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be 
made manifest, that they are wrought in God.

Acts 2:38 Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one 
of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye 
shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Song of Solomon 6:5a Turn away thine eyes from me, for they have 
overcome me:

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The Prophetic Journey

Mark 10:32 And they were in the way going up to Jerusalem; and Jesus 
went before them: and they were amazed; and as they followed, they were 
afraid. And he took again the twelve, and began to tell them what things 
should happen unto him,

In today's message we read about one of the Passover where Jesus was 
eagerly leading His disciples to Jerusalem. Scripture says they were 
taken back and this was because a few days back they had fled from 
Jerusalem since the Jews there sought to kill them. Jesus took this risk 
so that He could explain to them what was in store for Him in the future 
(this was more like a prophetic tour).

Let us look at the reasons why the Jews sought to kill Jesus and His 
disciples and caused them to flee Jerusalem. The main reason was Jesus 
calmed to be (as per English translations) Son of God. They accused Him 
of blasphemy for this claim (the meant they could stone Him to death for 
this).

What we understand from the English translation is not actually correct. 
In the Bible we also are called to be sons of God. In most places it is 
actually children of God leaving for two scriptures in Romans where Paul 
actually uses the term Sons of God. If we are to become Sons of God do 
we become equivalent to Jesus?

In the Bible the term Sons of God is also used for the Angels as well as 
Adam since they were created directly by God. We including Eve come from 
Adam (she too was created of Adam). Son of God does not only mean just 
being created (directly) by God but also means having the perfect image 
of God. Eve was created from the bone (symbolizes character) of Adam 
(who was made in the image of God). Even though in spirit we all are 
made in the image of God (Genesis 1:27) yet in the natural we come from 
Eve. Since Adam and Eve saw corruption due to sin, we too inherited this 
corruption / sin nature (Genesis 5:2).

But by us accepting the sacrifice of Jesus Christ we not only receive 
forgiveness of sins we also receive the (promise of) Holy Spirit and it 
the Holy Spirit who works on the corruption in us. Our baptism in the 
Holy Spirit causes us to hate the sin nature and we start to battle sin 
(nature - old man) within us. The rebirth (transformation) of our 
corrupt spirit by the help of God the Holy Spirit makes us a new 
creature of God / Son of God. Through this transformation we land up 
disconnecting ourselves from Adam and connecting to Jesus Christ (since 
we receive His Spirit).

Jesus was indeed born of Mary who descended from Adam that technically 
makes Jesus a seed of Eve but since she was a virgin and He was not born 
of a relationship of man, He was another Adam (therefore called 'second 
Adam') created in the womb of Mary (not born of her egg, that is why He 
called her 'woman' as well as 'mother' - since she was like a surrogate 
mother to Him).

Coming back to today's message, Jesus was not accused of blasphemy 
because He called Himself Son of God. If we look at the scripture in 
Greek in the manuscripts we read 'Son the God'. Jesus did not claim just 
Son of God but claimed being God (the Son) and that is why He was 
accused of blasphemy. We see in the same scripture He went on to 
challenge the thinking of the Jews by quoting Psalms 82:6 which states 
we too will one day become 'gods'. That does not mean we become 
equivalent to God the Father. It means in Heaven we will become part of 
the Son (via our marriage to Him), who in turn returns to be united (in 
glory) again with the Father.

Today's message tells us Jesus knew of His journey thus did not fear, 
and boldly took it, we too should know our journey and when we do that, 
we too will boldly take it even knowing there will be problems on the way.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You alone are God, You god are one yet You are not addressed 
singular but plural. A part of You humbled and became man so that man 
could become a part of You. Lord we pray open our minds to see your 
plans so that we fearlessly take this journey set before us...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Mark 10:33-34

John 11:7-8

John 10:35-39

Psalms 82:6 I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of 
the most High.

Luke 3:38 Which was the son of Enos, which was the son of Seth, which 
was the son of Adam, which was the son of God.

John 1:49 Nathanael answered and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the 
Son of God; thou art the King of Israel.

Luke 4:41 And devils also came out of many, crying out, and saying, 
Thou art Christ the Son of God. And he rebuking them suffered them not 
to speak: for they knew that he was Christ.

Romans 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the 
sons of God.

Romans 8:19 For the earnest expectation of the creature waiteth for the 
manifestation of the sons of God.

Revelation 21:22 And I saw no temple therein: for the Lord God Almighty 
and the Lamb [the word use here comes from the root word 'man'] are the 
temple of it.

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The End Times

Matthew 24: 36, 37 But of that day and hour knoweth no man, no, not the 
angels of heaven, but my Father only. But as the days of Noe were, so 
shall also the coming of the Son of man be.

Today if you want crowd for a session, just announce the topic is about 
'end times' and you will see a large crowd.

Day in and day out we hear leaders shouting hoarse that the end is at 
hand and soon Jesus will be visible coming on the clouds up in the sky. 
This has been going on for years and years, yet they continue.

If we look at Jehovah's Witnesses, the founder predicted a date, wrote 
books on it and nothing happened; then changed the date and again wrote 
books and again nothing happened; and this did others in the group and 
the only thing that happened is their books got sold, people joined the 
sect and people got deceived. Even after these failures Jehovah's 
Witnesses are not complaining.

Yes the Bible does not mention the exact time when the end will come and 
Jesus having humbled Himself and become man did not cheat by keeping His 
divine power and knowledge. As man He manifested the power of the Holy 
Spirit (which you and I also received) and as man He also studied 
scriptures and grew in wisdom (which you and I also do), so only if the 
day and hour was written would He or the Angels know.

Does that mean the end can come any time? NO

Although Jesus said no man or being (other than the Father) knows when 
the end will come, yet He goes on to say it will be like the days of 
Noah. Now if we look at Noah, although God said He would bring the 
floods that would destroy mankind yet Noah knew one thing that this 
flood would not come until he finished the Ark which the Lord had told 
him to make.

Even when Paul was asked time and again by the people of Thessalonica if 
the end is at hand, he was very confident it was not. This is what we 
read in his letters.

We need to get it into us, unless we fulfill the mission God has given 
unto us the end will not come.

What the worldly people are doing by shouting hoarse is actually 
fulfilling prophecy which states they will shout until one day they stop 
believing it and start saying everything is well, it is at that time the 
end will come suddenly. Jesus said it will come as a thief who comes 
when the people of the house are asleep and not when they are awake. So 
end will not come when there is turmoil but only when there exist a 
false peace.

Like Moses fulfilled the Word of God so did Pharaoh. Let us not be 
counted among the 'Pharaoh' lot. We may not know the hour but at least 
the day / season is been given in scriptures. Let us be like Paul who 
although preached about being ready for the end, was aware of the signs 
that led to the end.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Omnipresent God and nothing is hidden from You, time is not 
a factor for You. Lord we pray instead of looking in the sky waiting for 
You to arrive, we concentrate on fulfill that which is asked of us, so 
that You come quickly. We pray we be among those who stand with You in 
your coming...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Matthew 24:42 Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth 
come.

Matthew 25:13 Watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour 
wherein the Son of man cometh.

Mark 13:32 But of that day and that hour knoweth no man, no, not the 
angels which are in heaven, neither the Son, but the Father.

1 Thessalonians 5: 2-3
2 For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a 
thief in the night.
3 For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction 
cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not 
escape.

2 Thessalonians 2:
2 That ye be not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled, neither by 
spirit, nor by word, nor by letter as from us, as that the day of Christ 
is at hand.
3 Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, 
except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, 
the son of perdition;
4 Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or 
that is worshipped; so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God, 
shewing himself that he is God.
5 Remember ye not, that, when I was yet with you, I told you these things?
6 And now ye know what withholdeth that he might be revealed in his time.
7 For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now 
letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way.
8 And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume 
with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of 
his coming:

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Healing the unrighteousness of mankind

Luke 23:23 And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he 
might be crucified. And the voices of them and of the chief priests 
prevailed.

To really study about the Lord Jesus Christ one needs to refer more to 
the Old Testament than the New Testament. Bible says Paul preached about 
Christ from the Old Testament and many of the Jews accepted Him. It was 
these people who became the strong, resilient Church that withstood 
unspeakable persecution for the Truth was in them.

It is sad people become disciples of Paul and do not become like Paul a 
true disciple of Christ. They study the letters of Paul but do not try 
to understand scriptures (OT) like Paul did. So after years and years 
you will continue to find them like grownups still hand fed by their mother.

Today's message talks of a part of the events of the Lord's Paschal 
sacrifice where He is set against another person who is a criminal named 
Barabbas. The name Barabbas means 'son of the father' and we have Jesus 
who is Son of the Father. So between the two sons one is sought to be 
set free and the one to be killed. The people chose the unrighteous one 
to be set free and the righteous one to be killed.

In the Old Testament we see leprosy is considered a grave sickness not 
just because it was one of the worse medical sicknesses, but more 
because it symbolically and spiritually represents unrighteousness which 
is a serious spiritual sickness. Jesus did not follow the Jewish law 
(law in the natural without understanding) of keeping distant from the 
lepers who were declared as unclean. In the OT if anyone so much so 
touched a leper he too would be declared unclean and quarantined for 
about a period. Jesus having true understanding of the spiritual 
uncleanliness healed them from their root (spiritually).

We as a whole mankind who believe in the Lord's sacrifice are also 
cleansed of our unrighteousness by the Lord's sacrifice and today's 
message is a confirmation of that, provided we also do the remaining of 
the sacrifice as per OT. In the book of Leviticus we read the Lord told 
them to take two birds, cedar wood, scarlet and Hyssop. They were told 
to kill one of the birds in an earthen vessel over running water and set 
the other free. The priest would then sprinkle blood of the sacrificed 
bird seven times on the unclean person to pronounce him clean. But the 
person was yet not considered clean until he or she washes oneself and 
lives in a tent for seven days after shaving every pervious hair on the 
body. Only after this were they considered clean.

In the Lord sacrifice the following things were present.

The two birds - Jesus and Barabbas

Cedar wood - the Romans used permanent crucifixes (not made of wood) for 
crucifixion but since all were occupied they made a make shift crucifix 
of wood for Jesus that is why He alone was made to carry a crucifix. The 
Hebrew word for cedar means to be strong, wood symbolizes flesh and so 
together it means to be strong in the human body. The cedar wood has a 
property to resist infection.

Scarlet - this was the color which was created from a dead insect. The 
color was considered a symbol of being virtuous thus religious dresses 
were dyed with it. It represents baptism - dying and coming anew (the 
Greek word comes from a process used for dyeing clothes).

Hyssop - a plant that was thin yet very strong - symbolized faith.

Earthen vessel - when Jesus died the whole place was darkened even 
though it was day time, it was as someone suddenly covered the place. It 
was not an eclipse (the Romans and Jews were aware of that phenomenon, 
they were recorded as being afraid when this happened); one such 
historian stated it was experienced globally and mentioned even in 
Chinese documents.

Seven times / seven days - seven numerically symbolized wholeness of the 
Spirit - seven Spirits of the Lord; that is why it is called a cardinal 
number.

Blood - in Hebrew has the same word as sacrifice so refers less to the 
fluid and more to the act.

Water - when the soldiers pierced Jesus water gushed out from His side.

For mankind to be made righteous we need to believe in the sacrifice of 
the Lord Jesus Christ. He was killed and we were set free. We need to 
exercise, unshakable faith in the sacrifice. This sacrifice needs to 
effected not only in spirit but also in the natural thus we need to live 
it, not just believe it. We need to get rid of all the unrighteousness 
we exercised before our believing, that means be baptized in Christ to 
become a new creation. We are declared righteous but will be truly 
righteous when we are totally renewed in the Holy Spirit.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord, You are a Righteous God. Nothing unrighteous can dwell in your 
glorious presence, that is why You exiled man out of the Upper Heavens 
and You humbled yourself, giving up your glory to become man, to be a 
sacrifice and to make man righteous again. Lord we pray we understand 
the importance of your sacrifice and relish it every moment. We pray we 
complete the whole process in our lives so as to stand with the sheep on 
Judgment Day...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Leviticus 14:2-9
2 This shall be the law of the leper in the day of his cleansing: He 
shall be brought unto the priest:
3 And the priest shall go forth out of the camp; and the priest shall 
look, and, behold, if the plague of leprosy be healed in the leper;
4 Then shall the priest command to take for him that is to be cleansed 
two birds alive and clean, and cedar wood, and scarlet, and hyssop:
5 And the priest shall command that one of the birds be killed in an 
earthen vessel over running water:
6 As for the living bird, he shall take it, and the cedar wood, and the 
scarlet, and the hyssop, and shall dip them and the living bird in the 
blood of the bird that was killed over the running water:
7 And he shall sprinkle upon him that is to be cleansed from the 
leprosy seven times, and shall pronounce him clean, and shall let the 
living bird loose into the open field.
8 And he that is to be cleansed shall wash his clothes, and shave off 
all his hair, and wash himself in water, that he may be clean: and after 
that he shall come into the camp, and shall tarry abroad out of his tent 
seven days.
9 But it shall be on the seventh day, that he shall shave all his hair 
off his head and his beard and his eyebrows, even all his hair he shall 
shave off: and he shall wash his clothes, also he shall wash his flesh 
in water, and he shall be clean.

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Does God change the law?

1 Samuel 2:30 Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed
that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for
ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me
I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.

If we look at today's message it seems to be of two parts

'I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk
before me for ever'

'for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall
be lightly esteemed'

The first reaction looking at these two sentences is that they are
opposite in nature and God has changed the commandment /law drastically.

Contradicting correction of change is made when the giver of the law was
not aware of the consequences or when the people had to be made aware of
the grace they lost.

If one minutely studies the scripture the word 'should walk' in Hebrew
is in tense Hithpael which is a reflexive action which means the person
needs to do it himself. So when God said 'thy house would walk before
me' it meant they had to make all the efforts of walking before the Lord
themselves.

When we look at the words 'honour me' in 'for them that honour me I will
honour' the Hebrew tense is Piel which is described as intentional. So
here God is looking at the intention more than the result.

After understanding both the sentences we see God did not change the law
but added grace to it, for He moved from man making efforts himself to
get result to just looking at the intention of man.

God's Law has always been the same in principle, what has changed is
that grace has been added time and again since man has always proved to
be weak. Our God is merciful God even though the judgment seems harsh
yet the terms are graceful. The Covenant was started with Noah and
changed at various stages through Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Moses, David
and lastly Jesus. Even though Jesus talks of a great judgment on
Judgment Day yet He is the source of abundant grace. He does not demand
result but says He will derive the result from us provided we just
accept Him and surrender to His Spirit.

All other religions demand result but the True God asks only for
intention to be clear, He understands our weakness and states He will be
our strength.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are a Merciful God, You dare us to call You Father and those
who do, You bring under your wings of grace. Lord we thank You for the
abundance mercy we receive from You especially through your Son our Lord
Jesus Christ. Lord we pray we set our hearts right and surrender unto You...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
John 3:17-21
17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but
that the world through him might be saved.
18 He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not
is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the
only begotten Son of God.
19 And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and
men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
20 For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to
the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
21 But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be
made manifest, that they are wrought in God.

Hebrews 7:22 by so much also hath Jesus become the surety of a better
covenant.

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Holy place

Acts 21:28 Crying out, Men of Israel, help: This is the man, that
teacheth all men every where against the people, and the law, and this
place: and further brought Greeks also into the temple, and hath
polluted this holy place.

As a Catholic it was normal for me to be exposed to things like holy
water, holy oil, holy bread, holy candle, and so on… it was like a list
of a grocery store. Being an altar boy I have many a times seen the
elaborate ceremonies done and prayers recited to make an object holy. As
a Believer all these were not alien, even among believers many
denominations partly follow these.

In the OT things concerning the Tabernacle or concerning the sacrifices
were considered holy or sanctified. They were objects that were used
exclusively for religious purposes, the objects did not change or
transform but what changed was the utility of the object. OT is a shadow
so all these things are symbolic. Thus things like kissing a sanctified
object or bowing to it is not in line with the term sanctification.

When God asked His people to be holy it meant they do not pollute
themselves with alien or impure beliefs, rituals, deeds etc., it was not
about not mixing with unbelievers.

In today's message Paul was accused of making a holy place unholy. Paul
had broken the guideline set by the people for utility of that place and
thus was accused of unholy activity.

Today's message speaks of holiness according to God and according to
man. The Lord is asking us are we pursuing the holiness of man or the
holiness of God. The holiness of man is in more in rituals, fleshy and
worldly things, the holiness of God is purely spiritual. Utility of
objects can be respected but true holiness is purely in the spirit and
exclusively concerning to man among all the earthly creatures.

In today's message Paul did not degrade the holiness of God but did that
of man and we see they are based on the law - Law of God and law of man.
Abiding in the law of God is holiness of God and abiding in the law of
man is holiness of man. We can break the later provided we do not break
the former, but we are called to abide in both.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Holy God. Bible says nothing corrupt can exist before You
so for the sake of the corrupt You have separated yourself, thus it is
written no being has seen You leaving for the Son. Lord we pray we
overcome this corruption and are sanctified so that we along with the
beings of Heaven may see and dwell with and in You...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Exodus 13:2 Sanctify unto me all the first-born, whatsoever openeth the
womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast: it is mine.

Exodus 19:10 And Jehovah said unto Moses, Go unto the people, and
sanctify them to-day and to-morrow, and let them wash their garments,

Exodus 19:22 And let the priests also, that come near to Jehovah,
sanctify themselves, lest Jehovah break forth upon them.

Exodus 3:5 And he said, Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from
off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.

Exodus 16:23 And he said unto them, This is that which Jehovah hath
spoken, To-morrow is a solemn rest, a holy sabbath unto Jehovah: bake
that which ye will bake, and boil that which ye will boil; and all that
remaineth over lay up for you to be kept until the morning.

Matthew 24:15 When therefore ye see the abomination of desolation,
which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy
place (let him that readeth understand),

Mark 8:38 For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this
adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of man also shall be ashamed
of him, when he cometh in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.

Luke 4:34 Ah! what have we to do with thee, Jesus thou Nazarene? art
thou come to destroy us? I know thee who thou art, the Holy One of God.

John 1: 18 No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son,
which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him.

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Bro Rollwyn

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Messenger of tribulation

Acts 11:28 And there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by
the Spirit that there should be great dearth throughout all the world:
which came to pass in the days of Claudius Caesar.

People think all Men of God come with good news and blessings and that
is reason why the Church is not growing for Men of God are not
correcting or building a strong foundation, they are pleasing the people.

Just last week I went to preach in a Church (main stream church) and I
was sentimentally wanting to deliver a great message which they will
love me for, but then the Lord gave me such a message which I myself
have difficulty preparing for. It was very technical and deep into
theology and historical study. They being a Church in a poor area with
mostly less educated people I tried my best to deliver this message in
the most suitable way I could.

Even before going to the place I wonder why God gave me such a message,
I thought people out there were very strong in their biblical knowledge,
but that was not the case. After I finished the message the Pastor
approached me and tried to correct me and when I heard him I was
astonished. He spoke of 3 different Gospels in the Bible and also stated
Jesus' coming again were multiple, one was a close coming where He
appears but does not really arrive and another where He does arrive.
After hearing this I was totally disappointed but then I realized God
wanted to expose the foundation of that Pastor and I was used for that.

In today's message we find a Man of God named Agabus which in Hebrew is
translated as "a messenger of tribulation" was inspired by the Holy
Spirit to declare about a great famine which was to take place. This
famine covered a large part of the Roman Empire, there are mentions of
this famine in various historical records and in one it states Helena,
queen of the Adiabeni called for corn to be bought from Egypt and
distributed among the poor of Judea.

Agabus is the same person who also declared the dreadful martyrdom of
Paul. Some state Agabus was among the seventy that Jesus Christ sent out
to witness without any belongings. Agabus is like Jeremiah or Joel of
the OT who were used mostly for correction of the people of God. They
were feared more than revered by the people.

The Church is not growing for it lacks Men of God like Agabus, Jeremiah
or Joel; it is filled with people pleasers than God pleasers. Men of God
are compromising the message because they look at man as their provider.
Even if we have to starve and die let it be so, but let us not make God
a liar; let God be true and man a liar.

[Prayer Starter]
Lord You are Holy and Righteous God. You Lord do not change your
principles for man. You humbled yourself and became man but your Nature
remained the same and this was manifested in the flesh in Christ. Lord
we pray we have Men of God like Agabus, Jeremiah, Joel, Nathan, Samuel,
Gad etc. who did not please man and were feared, even though they came
as hard people yet they remained true to the Kingdom of God. We pray Men
of God of today be feared more than revered...

This prayer we make in Jesus' Name, Amen.

[Reference Scriptures]
Romans 3:4 God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as
it is written, That thou mightest be justified in thy sayings, and
mightest overcome when thou art judged.

1 Corinthians 3:11-15
11 For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is
Jesus Christ.
12 Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious
stones, wood, hay, stubble;
13 Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare
it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every
man's work of what sort it is.
14 If any man's work abide which he hath built thereupon, he shall
receive a reward.
15 If any man's work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he
himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.

Dated 05 May 2017
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