Matthew 12: 1-21 Law of the Sabbath - no work at all?? ( Exodus 35, Exodus 31:12-17, Numbers 15: 32-36). Quite explicit and harsh Kind of an impossible law to keep. How else were they to eat? The law was a school master to show us our need for a Saviour...Galatians 3:24 ...the free gift … Continue reading Matthew 12:1-21: Proclaiming Justice = Spreading the Gospel?! The Model Servant Blueprint? Mercy Trumps Sacrifice. Law fulfilled by Grace.
LFM - Sunday June 16 . Acts 26:19-23 Paul Obedient to the heavenly vision - Damascus, Jerusalem, Judea, Gentiles Preached repentance Living life consistent with repentance Stuck to the Word - What prophets and Moses said would come to pass ...That the Messiah would suffer, die and be the 1st to rise from the dead … Continue reading LFM 2019 June 16: Jealous God! Fear of the Lord. Why testing / temptation? God Provides, Empowers, Encourages & Confirms His Word.
LFM - Sunday 24 March . . ~ Going to God unprepared - to either give or receive Talked about how I was rushing to prepare a boiled egg for my young son in the morning and how I gave it to him before time so that he would go to school. He didn't bother … Continue reading LFM – 2019 March 24: Power in the Blood. Self Sabotage:- Despising or Doubting my Word or Blessing!
Sunday 17 March LFM Suffering / Fiery Trials What is the purpose of going through a trial while in salvation? . Isn't it supposed to be smooth sailing once I give my life to Christ? . Is there a difference between a trial / test / temptation?? . A trial / test / temptation does … Continue reading LFM – 2019 March 17: Purpose in suffering? Blessing available, but T&C apply!?
Notes from Sunday, March 3 Pastor David - Feeling unwell, unable to preach & wanting to go home But when he purposed to go through with the program for the day, it went on as usual without him remembering the pain. A lesson on the grace (neema / empowerment) of God It has nothing to do … Continue reading LFM – 2019 March 10: Grace. Spiritual Gifts. Bitterness. Touch not the Lord’s Anointed. Humility towards difficult authority!
Sunday Feb 24. 2019 Teaching & Preaching notes... Review... Am I being led by the raven or the dove? Known by the fruit... The things of God manifest as the fruits of the Spirit - Love, joy, peace, patience.... Raven led - like going round in circles - anxious, without peace, joy... Kumbeba Yesu ni … Continue reading LFM – 2019 Feb 24: Willing to go God’s way so long as it is my way!? Passing the test of Recognition & Faith? Giving my best to be blessed & multiplied. Living out the Truth / Light / Word of God in my life?
Am I Faithful in fighting the Good Fight, Enduring to Finish the Race? Comfort Zone Christian? Rooted in Christ Jesus?