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 – 27 March 2016 Pastor Jared last week Job 14:1--> “Man who isborn of woman Is of few days and full of trouble. Maisha in mapambano --> We start life by crying Deal with the issues of life through guidance from the source & author of life --> The Lord God Almighty … Continue reading LFM – 2016 March 27: Moving out of our comfort zones to reach out to Christ Jesus – Woman with issue of blood.
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 3 # Lord, I pray for more of Your presence in my life. Help me to always have my heart prepared to receive more of You as more of me decreases. According to your Word, may I continue to grow into your image and likeness Lord Jesus, from glory to glory. John's clothes - … Continue reading Matthew 3: Get out of Hell free card!?? Faith without works? Baptism of Fire is Judgement??
Acts 2 Tower of Babel vs Pentecost Tongues taken away in Babel, tongues restored at Pentecost. Speaking in tongues still brings out the mockers. Pentecost - the beginning of the last days? The Holy Spirit enables : - Prophecy - Visions - Dreams - am I ignoring God while ignoring my dreams? Call on the … Continue reading Acts 2: Church God’s Way! Salvation without Works!? NON Necessity of Water Baptism for Salvation???