LFM – 29 May 2016 Why do we bother / strive to be servant & true disciples of God? Philippians 3:14 (NKJV) I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. ~ It is an upward call because effort is needed ~The way I would picture … Continue reading LFM – 2016 May 29: Why Bother strive for God… 2?
LFM – 28 Feb. 2016 Reminder I should inform people when I am about to pray Should encourage people to reflect and pray on the teaching they hear Pastor Oria - Shamba la Mungu ni kubwa We should all endeavour to do our part diligently in the kingdom of God Ephesians 4:11 (NKJV) … Continue reading LFM – 2016 Feb 28: My Damascus Road lessons
Matthew 10 Jesus gave His disciples authority to : - Cast out evil spirits - Heal sickness and diseases Am I exercising the authority given to me by Jesus by being His disciple? If not or if I am unable to exercise that authority ... Does it mean that I am not truly His disciple? … Continue reading Matthew 10: Lord have Mercy on me & grant me Your Grace to remain faithful to You to the end!
Matthew 9:18-26 Synagogue leader's dead daughter. Woman with the issue of blood. Faith without works ( of faith - the action confirming that we indeed have faith) is dead ( James 2:17) Synagogue leader comes and humbles himself before Jesus for his dead daughter's sake. Faith act/works - >> Jesus please come and lay your … Continue reading Matthew 9:18-26 >> Do I prophesy Life or Death into my situations? Do I limit God by my level of Faith?
Matthew 7 What you sow is what you reap ? Sow mercy, reap mercy, sow judgement, reap judgement. Loving your neighbour as yourself. Most of us don't like being judged, let's not also judge others. Because He first loved us, we can love Him and we can also love others. John the Baptist said that … Continue reading Matthew 7: Throwing my Virginity (Pearl) unto the pigs? Love that removes logs? Fire-proofed?
Matthew 5 The Christian Attitude.... Living a life full of blessings... T&C Apply What should the Attitude of a Christian Be to ensure that they live a life full of God's Blessings? How much of it do I reflect? Positive / Godly / Jesus Attitude >>> Greater Altitude... Closer to God. And Jesus began to … Continue reading Matthew 5: Want Blessings! T&C Apply! The Christian Attitude that determines Altitude?
Acts 5 Ananias & Sapphira The risk of defiling God's business with the devil's fruit!? The risks of trying to use God's business for your own glory through deceit? Trying to use the ways of the world to get ahead in the kingdom of God? Partial obedience is still total disobedience in God's kingdom? God … Continue reading Acts 5 – It’s God’s Business! It’s not about Me! Playing with the Anointed of God!
Acts 4 Like in the book of Ezra, the enemy goes into a panic whenever one is making spiritual progress in their lives or for the kingdom. The enemy prefers the status quo of ignorance - people perishing for lack of knowledge of all of what Christ has made available for them (Isaiah 5:13, Hosea … Continue reading Acts 4 – Can I die for Jesus? He did it for me, would I do it for Him??
The Lord made clothing from animal skins? Sin kills! An illustration that sin literally kills! The wages of sin is death. An animal was first slaughtered because of man's sin / to cover man's sin ? Someone / something had to be sacrificed to atone for the sin of man and God had to provide … Continue reading Gen 3 (PT2) – Sin Kills!