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.
Jacob living a life of bondage..being a grandson of Abraham?? Not only deceiving his brother But also being deceived by his in-laws His in-laws were idolaters Possible source of generational curses that followed him from his mothers side Even though he was a grandchild of Abraham Possibly why he also needed to be born again, with a new name, … Continue reading LFM June 2019: Bloodline curse on Jacob? Mercy, Humility, Persistence & Faith – Lessons from Blind Bartimaeus.
LFM - Sunday 9 June . Problem of seeking a miracle / fame / more than a blessing Foolishness - upumbavu Esau selling his inheritance for a bowl of soup...Genesis 25 Instant gratification Seeking the glory for man -- ...showing off to in-laws then being asked to support financially ... taking on debts to keep up … Continue reading LFM 2019 June 9: Pride? Impossibility of not needing a savior! Camel & the Needle. The Rich Young Ruler.
LFM – 12 Feb 2017 Jesus => The Way, The Truth, The Life For each teaching we hear, we should get one or two points to take home & meditate on The Word of God that is not only Living and Powerful => Hebrews 4:12 It does not return to the Lord void but it … Continue reading LFM – 2017 Feb 12: A Revelation of Jesus Christ >>The WAY, TRUTH & LIFE
LFM – 5 Feb 2017 Importance of reading the Word: Meditation => Revelation => Manifestation Meditation brings Revelation, Revelation produces Manifestation An true encounter with Jesus never leaves one the same again An encounter should bring manifestation of a fruit of the Spirit => Galatians 5:22-23 (NKJV) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit … Continue reading LFM – 2017 Feb 5: ACTS 6 – Steven, Model Servant, Leadership Characteristics, Carrying our Cross…
LFM – 3 July 2016 Mali Ya Baba Blessings / Favour => Experiencing the Love of God through Christ Jesus => Eph 3:19 Curses => Experiencing the hatred of the enemy -- kills, steals & destroys >> Wants to separate us from the love / blessings of God >> Those with the greatest calling … Continue reading LFM – 2016 July 3: Claiming & Living in my divine Inheritance II.
LFM 3 April 2016 We are but vessels of God that He uses through His spirit to empower us to accomplish His will purpose & plan. I thank God for the gift of teaching the Word -- clearly a gift from God -- and I pray that the Holy Spirit continues to empower me … Continue reading LFM – 2016 April 3: Moving to the Next Level – No Testimony without a Test
LFM – 6 March 2016 We learnt that as mature Christians and disciples of Jesus ? We should be bearing much fruit that pleases our heavenly Father John 15:8 - Our Father is glorified that we bear much fruit A deep relationship with Jesus moves the heart of God Martha and Mary , where Mary … Continue reading LFM – 2016 March 6: Our Exodus out of the World into the Promised land
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
LFM – 21 Feb 2016 Last week SEEDS = WORD OF GOD --> planted in our hearts WORD OF GOD = GOOD NEWS OF SALVATION --> live life more abundantly Where SEEDS / WORD OF GOD falls in our lives (Mark 4) Footpaths - busyness / hardness of heart Rocky soil - … Continue reading LFM – 2016 Feb 21: Holy Spirit revelation of the Word