Salvation for the salvation

Salvation for the Gentiles 5When he had entered Capernaum, a centurion came forward to him, appealing to him,6 “Lord, my servant is lying paralyzed at home, suffering terribly.” 7 And He said to him, “I will come and heal him.”8 But the centurion replied, “Lord, I am not worthy to have you come under myContinue reading “Salvation for the salvation”

Salvation for an outcast

1) Salvation for an outcast 1 When he came down from the mountain, great crowds followed him. 2 And behold, a leper came to him and knelt before him, saying, “Lord, if you will, you can make me clean.”3 And Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, “I will; be clean.” And immediatelyContinue reading “Salvation for an outcast”

Psalm 1: The Outcome of the ungodly

❖ He is like chaff that the wind drives away (verse 4) Chaff, unlike the wheat or the corn that it is separated from in a winnowing trough or machine, has no function. You cannot eat it; it has no nutritional value. The wind drives it in different directions. So are the wicked. They are of no useContinue reading “Psalm 1: The Outcome of the ungodly”

Psalm 1: The outcome of the godly

The outcome of the godly ❖ He bears fruit in his season (John 15:8). In this psalm, we see that a comparison is made between the godly and a fruit tree that is planted by a river. Now if a fruit tree is planted by a river and there is enough water, it will bear fruit in its season. In other words, theContinue reading “Psalm 1: The outcome of the godly”

Psalm 1: Why should we delight in the word of God?

Why should we find delight in the word of God?  Here are a few reasons:  ➢ In it, we find the nature and character of God on display, our Creator, we find supreme worth and beauty on display ➢ In it, we find unchangeable and eternal truth that will shape the destinies of men forever, for evil or for worse ➢ In it, weContinue reading “Psalm 1: Why should we delight in the word of God?”

God’s goals are more significant than you can imagine

God’s goals are more significant than you can imagine Eph 3:20 Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, God can and will do more than we can ask and pray for  First of all, we have toContinue reading “God’s goals are more significant than you can imagine”

That you may be filled with the fulness of God

• That you may be filled with the fulness of God Eph 3:19  and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God. Knowing Christ and the immensity of his love is to be filled with the fulness of God. That is the point in this passage;Continue reading “That you may be filled with the fulness of God”

The Lord is my Shepherd

Psalm 23 Part 1 God is with His sheep 1) The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.2) He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul.3) He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.4) Even though I walk through the valley ofContinue reading “The Lord is my Shepherd”

Why we evangelise: Goal 2

Making the way of salvation known (among all ethnic groups) We are commanded multiple times in the Bible to tell of God’s salvation. The Israelites in the Old Testament were commanded to speak of all his wonderful acts (See Psalm 67; 145). The revelation about the gospel of God was not complete in the OldContinue reading “Why we evangelise: Goal 2”

Why we evangelize #Goal 1

The manifestation of the glory and grace of God It was Voetius, the theologian who said that the first goal for mission work to the unconverted is the display or the manifestation of the glory and grace of God. All of creation exists for the glory of God. We see this truth all over Scripture.Continue reading “Why we evangelize #Goal 1”