LFM -- 9 October 2016 Luke 4 = >Pillars of Spiritual Life => to be effective in ministry & spiritual life Prayer => Relationship, communication, interaction, intimacy – praise, song, dance Fasting => Ignoring flesh, focusing on spiritual -> sensitive to the Spirit ( not only food, but putting God & others before us) … Continue reading LFM – 2016 Oct 9: Spiritual Warfare => Countering the Enemy’s Strategies
LFM – 2 October 2016 Defining our mission in line with God's Vision through Jesus Christ => Luke 4:18-19 Anointed / Empowered by the Holy Spirit to: Preach Good News to the poor => Revelation of Jesus as the Son of God - Relationship Proclaim that captives will be released from sin => Revelation as … Continue reading LFM – 2016 Oct 2: Foundational Pillars for Ministry
Matthew 9:14 - 17 Fasting The disciples of John the Baptist and the Pharisees fast while this disciples of Jesus don't. Jesus is life! Jesus is the Way, the Truth and the Life ( John 14:6) Jesus came for us to have life, and life more abundantly ( John 10:10) Anything that is not Jesus … Continue reading Matthew 9:14 – 17 > New Covenant Fasting? Can I contain the New Wine?
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…
Ezra 9 Interestingly and contrary to common sense, one is most often led to repentance when they get to realize / encounter and understand the height, the depth, the with and length of God's Love for them and how nothing in the heavens and the earth can separate them from the Love of God ( … Continue reading Ezra 9: Prayer of Repentance. Amazing Grace revelation usually leads to Repentance !
Of serpents, belly and dust. Of serpents and eagles. Could they be opposites? ...they shall mount up with wings like eagles. Moving above the snake line - the altitude above which snakes cannot survive and hence do not go above ( up a mountain side). Snakes operate best on the ground, on their belly, in … Continue reading Gen 3 (PT3)- Of serpents, belly and dust!