Nov 3, 2019
Make Me A Cake First
Series: General
(1 Kings 17:8-16;16:30,34)
- We have to be careful of what we show people (especially as leaders).
- King Ahab infected other people's beliefs by disbelieving God.
- A lot of us have been to Zarephath (ambush of the mouth).
- Once we receive the Word of God we are in a position to be changed.
- Just because we are in dire circumstances, doesn't excuse us from obeying the commandment of God on our life.
- In the widow's dire circumstances she yet obeyed God.
- She went from a place of not enough to a place of more than enough.
- To get to a place of more than enough, you have to be generous with the little you have.
- If we don't make cake, we won't get cake.
- It's not up to us to determine who makes our cake, God does.
- Cake making is well doing.  Doing good things.
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  • Nov 3, 2019Make Me A Cake First
    Nov 3, 2019
    Make Me A Cake First
    Series: General
    (1 Kings 17:8-16;16:30,34)
    - We have to be careful of what we show people (especially as leaders).
    - King Ahab infected other people's beliefs by disbelieving God.
    - A lot of us have been to Zarephath (ambush of the mouth).
    - Once we receive the Word of God we are in a position to be changed.
    - Just because we are in dire circumstances, doesn't excuse us from obeying the commandment of God on our life.
    - In the widow's dire circumstances she yet obeyed God.
    - She went from a place of not enough to a place of more than enough.
    - To get to a place of more than enough, you have to be generous with the little you have.
    - If we don't make cake, we won't get cake.
    - It's not up to us to determine who makes our cake, God does.
    - Cake making is well doing.  Doing good things.
  • Oct 30, 2019The Book of Malachi (Chapter 3:6-18)
    Oct 30, 2019
    The Book of Malachi (Chapter 3:6-18)
    Series: Bible Study
    - God never changes, which is why we have not been destroyed.
    - God says return to Me and I will return to you.
    (Jeremiah 3:22-23)
    - God says come back to Me and the only response we should have is "Behold I am coming.
    - Denial of the truth equals bondage.
    - God says it a terrible thing to say, "What's the use in serving God, praying,...."
    - God listens to those who fears Him as they talk about Him.
    - God recorded the minutes from the meetings and made of their names.
    - There will come a time when the difference between the righteous and the wicked will be seen.
  • Oct 27, 2019And You Said Yes
    Oct 27, 2019
    And You Said Yes
    Series: General
    (Isaiah 30:15-18,1-3; Genesis 16:6)
    - The people took advice from everybody else, except the Word of God.
    - They were rebellious and because of that sorrow awaited them.
    - God wants us to return to Him and rest.
    - When things get hard, we tend to run instead of obeying.
    - We can run all we want, but we will still be God's child.
    - When we return and submit, we will be saved and delivered.
    - When we return and submit, there is some exalting coming our way.
    - God said in quietness He will restore.
    - The devil wants to distract us and make noise.
    - God will not speak in the midst of our fire.
    - The world is trying to create noise and chaos in our life.  We need to hear from God.  We need quietness to do so.
    - In confidence (absolute faith that He will not fail you) is where we need to be with God.
    - God did not call us to be a knower, He called us to be a believer.
    - We can believe without knowing.
    - The people said no, after God told them what to do, but we have been given the chance to say YES.
     
  • Oct 13, 2019He’s Working On It (Part 2)
    Oct 13, 2019
    He’s Working On It (Part 2)
    Series: General
    (John 5:16-17, 17:4, 19:30; Jeremiah 29:11; Luke 14:28-30; 1 John 3:1-16;4:16; Psalm 136)
    - Mercy is love that responds to human need in an unexpected way.
    - God is working in my life.
    - God will finish what He started.
    - God loves you.
  • Oct 6, 2019He’s Working On It
    Oct 6, 2019
    He’s Working On It
    Series: General
    (John 5:16-17,9:1-4; Ephesians 2:1-7; Genesis 2:1-3; Luke 14:28-29)
    - I don't have to be special in society to be special to God.
    - God will do for us not because of who we are but because of Who He is.
    - Don't let naysayers keep from seeing God.
    - God is working in my life.
  • Oct 2, 2019A Study of the Book of Malachi (Chapter 3)
    Oct 2, 2019
    A Study of the Book of Malachi (Chapter 3)
    Series: Bible Study
    Summary.
    We have to give God something that costs up something.  If it doesn't mean anything to us, it won't mean anything to God.
    Chapter 3:1-5
    - God will come to those who are seeking.
    - Lord, purify my heart.
    - The more we spend time with God, the more we will reflect Him.
    - God is the prosecutor and the witness.
  • Sep 29, 2019What Matters Most
    Sep 29, 2019
    What Matters Most
    Series: General
    (Luke 10:38-42)
    - Just because Martha thought it was unfair doesn't mean Jesus thought it was unfair.
    - God doesn't think in terms of fairness.
    - God is good, even when you think He's unfair.
  • Sep 15, 2019God Plays No Favorites
    Sep 15, 2019
    God Plays No Favorites
    (Acts 10:34-35; James 2:1-4,9; Matthew 25:14-15)
    - Justice is not blind, justice sees everything.
    - God does not want us showing favoritism.
    - God gives according to our ability.
    - God hears the one who is humble.  What has the right heart.
    - God doesn't look at or care about your title nor position.  He cares about your heart.
    - God has standards, not favorites.
  • Sep 8, 2019Receiving God’s Promise
    Sep 8, 2019
    Receiving God’s Promise
    Series: General
    (Deuteronomy 28:1-13 NLT; Genesis 15:1-6; Galatians 3:1-9,10, 13-14; Romans 4:1-4, 13-1)
    - The promises of God and the blessings of God do not come from us doing right.
    - The promises of God were purchased by Jesus on Calvary's Cross.  They were already paid for.
    - We don't receive the promises by our behavior or our obedience.  We receive them by faith.
    - We are obeying but not believing.
    - Abraham believed God.  The focus is on his belief, not his obedience.
    - We do not receive the Holy Spirit because of our obedience, but because of our belief.
    - When we look to earn God's blessing, we actually put a curse on ourselves.
    - Our obedience will flow from our belief.
    - If we are not going to believe God, we are not going to hear from Him.
     
  • Sep 1, 2019Breaking the Chains of Perfection
    Sep 1, 2019
    Breaking the Chains of Perfection
    Series: General
    (Matthew 5:43-48, 9:9-13, 5:17; Proverbs 20:9)
    -God doesn't expect us to be perfect.  He expects us to be complete in love.
    - We should strive for excellence, not perfection.
    - We can achieve excellence, not perfection.
    - Jesus called a sinner to follow Him.
    - Jesus perfectly filled the requirement law.
     - God's grace is sufficient.