Paul gives us 5 points that assure us we are secure in Christ Jesus.
Life is full of frustrations and the Apostle Paul addresses seven reasons in our text why the Christian does not have to be frustrated. We need to have an eternal perspective in this life. And Paul opens with the great truth that our present sufferings are not worthy to be compared with our future eternal glory!
God could of easily wiped out Adam and Eve but He chose to show grace.
Love is the single greatest aspect of the Holy Spirit. The same love that flowed from the heart of Christ has been poured into our hearts and the Lord commands us to love one another the way He loved us.
God has stirred a love in our heart for his law and we are to treasure His word day and night.
In this weeks message we will be looking at the need for a continual filling with the Spirit, the grieving , the quenching, & the sowing to the Holy Spirit in your life.
To live a life of holiness is truly a purposeful choice & response to the mercy, love and righteousness of God.
Guest Pastor Michael Quesada from Calvary Chapel Gold Beach Oregon shares a powerful message from Mark chapter 14. Are you unashamedly giving all that you have unto the Lord in worship? Does the value of Christ match up to the cost of our worship of Him?
The sins we think we get away with bring grief to the heart of God. Malachi was called to rebuke and restore the people of God because of their sin against one another and the Lord.
The Holy Spirit has been given to the believer in Jesus Christ for power to be a witness for Jesus Christ. Jesus didn't want the disciples to do anything for Him until they had received the Promise of the Father, the baptism with the Holy Spirit!
We must understand that sin is not the boss of us anymore. We have a new Daddy, our Heavenly Father, who now by His Spirit has redeemed us giving us freedom to obey Christ and empower us to do so by His Spirit.
Paul is telling us that we must live a surrendered life unto the Lord which requires the denial of ourselves.
The holy life God has called us to live cannot be attained by the keeping of the law. Holiness doesn't come by keeping principles but by the person of Jesus Christ.
God raised up Malachi to awaken and prepare the people of Israel that had been living in hypocrisy.