Sunday, March 10, 2019
In the world but not of the world
Preaching is scary
Bro Ger Reyes
Heart of Worship www.howic.ca
Delivering message from God.
We will all transition to eternity some to heaven some lost in hell for all eternity.
You shall be holy to me, for I the Lord am holy and have separated you from the peoples, that you should be mine.
Leviticus 20:26 ESV
What's holy? To separate. Set apart. Unique. Which one is more like God? Firefly or fiery angels? Neither
I do not ask that you take them out of the world, but that you keep them from the evil one. They are not of the world, just as I am not of the world.
John 17:15-16 ESV
Real joy is for those who follow Jesus and continue in sanctification.
What leads to self assurance of salvation? Those who think they are Christians because their parents are.
Reduced the gospel with no Christ in their life.
The alter call, the prayer, raised hand
Conversion requires sanctification. Conviction of sin.
We think we have a plan for our lives. God's plan may be worse.
Put your faith alone in Jesus.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins.
At Paul's time Christians lost their lives of they wouldn't Hail Caesar.
We announce in front the church how many were saved today when they raised their hands. We should start coaching them.
Repentance and faith is what it takes to be saved.
Doctrine of Regeneration.
Paul Washert said God changes a heart of stone to a living heart.
God goes deeper into your heart.
A pig enjoys the bucket of slop. When he becomes a Christian he vomits at the slop.
Christianity is a love God relationship not hate God.
Married men have a NO relationship with all other women.
Sin is serious
3. Go through sanctification so God can conform you to Jesus. Take on his shape.
4. You will bear fruit. Recognized by Jesus fruit. If not you should tremble. Are you truthful? Lifetime of good fruit.
5. You are disciplined. Only the parent disciplines their children and so does God.
God hates Esau and loves Jacob.
Your assurance lies in Jesus and his finished work.
The gospel. Open the Bible and get saved and get a sense of joy.