Peace of God gives us Peace with God

April 25, 1993 Hebrews 11
Faith is Substance — Evidence — Good Report — Understanding — Sacrifice

Will cause us to please God and will cause us to be translated.

There are no tomorrows for God.  EVERYTHING IS NOW.  Faith is a NOW Faith.

HOPE:                                                                                  FAITH:

Say’s I’m going to get it                                              Say’s I’ve GOT it!

Hope is when I believe                                               Faith is when I act on it

Hope is in the mind                                                     Faith is in the HEART

Hope is the going to                                                    Faith always leads to …

Hope is vital                                                                 Faith must grow to have

Hope is before Faith                                                    A NOW Faith

When I am in Jesus Christ – nothing can touch ME.

FEED YOUR FAITH AND YOUR DOUBTS WILL STARVE TO DEATH.

Peace of God gives us peace with God.

Romans 4: 19-20 Strong, not wavering FAITH

Matthew 8:10 Great Faith

Matthew 15:38 Lack of Faith can hinder the Gospel

Matthew 17:20 A little Faith can move mountains

Romans 14:1 Weak in Faith

II Corinthians 8:7 Abounding Faith

II Thessalonians 1:3 Growing Faith

Acts 6:5 Full of Faith

James 2:5 Rich Faith

Mark 2:5 Corporate Faith

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Sin …

SIN …

earns wages

pays wages

insists on paying

pays in kind

pays in installments

pays in full

pays its own bill

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Sowing For The Lord

April 1992

I am what I sow …

If I sow discord, I reap discontent;

If I sow hate, I reap depression (self hate);

If I sow an unforgiving heart, I reap a smoldering fire within;

If sow a critical tongue, I reap a sour disposition;

If a sow forgiveness, I reap forgiveness;

If I sow love, I reap love;

If I sow joy, I reap happiness unlimited;

If I sow laughter, I bless those around me.

So I choose to sow for the Lord.

O Lord, you know I am what I sow.

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Our Incredible God

July 19, 1995
Ephesians 1:19 (English Standard Version) 19 and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe,according to the working of his great might

I pray that you will begin to understand how incredibly great His power is to help those who believe Him.   Paul calls it His “incredibly great power.”  GOD’S power is so great we can’t grasp it! Every now and then something so fantastic happens that man cannot do and we grasp a glimpse of His incredible power.  There is NOTHING to hard for God.  His power extends outward forever like this universe He brought into being just by speaking.  The Bible says He spoke and the World began.  Man has been grappling with the concept of an ever-expanding universe for years.  It boggles our mind to think about it.

We live in an incredibly great universe; the creation of our incredibly great GOD by use of His incredibly great power.  But, the wonder of it all is that God says His power is exercised on OUR behalf.   The verse says, “to help those (us) who believe Him.”  We must let nothing rob uf of this TRUTH … NOT PAIN, NOR WEAKNESS, NOR FEAR, NOR LIFE’S STORMS!  GOD is GOD.

  1. His power never changes or gets less because He uses it.
  2. Man cannot do anything that limits His power.
  3. We can trust Him. He uses His incredible power on our behalf, in what ever way He chooses.
  4. We can face tomorrow with this assurance.

So why do we fret and worry?

  • The word worry comes from a word that means to divide.
  • When we worry we divide our energy
  • When we worry about a situation the problem gets us instead of us getting it (Psalms 145:15-16)

Today’s Thoughts:

While FAITH makes all things possible, His LOVE makes all things easy.

The value of persistent prayer is not that God will hear us, but that we will HEAR HIM!

CHOICE not CHANCE determines how we live!

There’s not a verse in the Bible that says compare yourself to others.

May we be content with what God has given us as the WORD of GOD explodes in our hearts and keeps us rejoicing.



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