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 – 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
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 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?
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 6 Life is all about - Putting God first in All things! - Focusing / prioritizing on spiritual / heavenly things - Having and living with an eternal perspective of life (a life beyond this world). All good deeds shall receive a reward... It's either from the world / men or from the Lord. … Continue reading Matthew 6: What is life all about? Getting satisfaction out of life…?
Ezra 10 Leading from the front. Tough Choices - Jesus or others. Leaders of the different social structures should lead in repentance, from the head of state, head of churches, heads of organisations, heads of families. It is for them to set the tone for the rest to follow. In Ezra 10, repentance was led … Continue reading Ezra 10: Leading from the Front, Making the Tough & Exclusive choice of Jesus Christ Only!