LFM – Nov 15 Pastor David talked on a teachable spirit I talked on the names of God as I AM or Jehovah / Yahweh The name reveals all that God can be to us I AM means that God can be to us what we require Him to be according to our … Continue reading LFM 2015 Nov 15: What we Focus on is Magnified
Matthew 9:1-8 Paralysed man on a mat brought by his friends. Jesus saw their friends faith and first released him from the paralysis of sin [ setting the captives free ( Luke 4:18) ]. Is my walk in this life paralysed by sin? Jesus forgave the mans sin then told him to -- stand up, … Continue reading Matthew 9:1-8 > Power of – By Faith through Amazing Grace. Released from the paralysis of sin.
Matthew 8 How many of us just follow Jesus ( doing church as routine) and never encounter Jesus ( His Power and Glory) ? We need to approach Jesus like the man with leprosy ( unclean, with sin) and ask for.... Cleansing from sin, healing from disease, provision for food, rent... Jesus is always willing … Continue reading Matthew 8: The demoniac within! Jesus wants our dirt! Just as I am! Carrying the enemy’s possessions?
Acts 7 We shall overcome by the Word of our testimony and the Blood of the Lamb. (Revelation 12:11) We are called to leave the land we were born into and go to the land God has prepared for us - leave the world and things of the world for spiritual things. The flesh and … Continue reading Acts 7 – Power of the Cross (LOVE)releases Mercy, Activates Grace. Overcoming bitterness, unforgiveness…
Genesis 11 Babylon People spoke the same language, were told by the Lord to go out and fill and subdue the earth ( Genesis 1:28, Genesis 9:7). They decided that they knew better - The passage suggests an act of rebellion to the Lord : - Settle in Babylonia >> the Lord wanted them to … Continue reading Gen 11 – Do I think I know better than the Creator in any aspect of my life!?
Acts 8 Do we become what we behold? Beholding darkness and we are transformed into darkness... Beholding light and we are transformed into light. Steven kept focused on Jesus and his face shown in the glory of the Lord. Peter focused on Jesus and was able to walk on water for as long as he … Continue reading Acts 8: Becoming what we behold. A lesson in effective evangelism. Dangers of pride for a believer.