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No toil, just trust Jesus!


No toil, just trust Jesus!

Let God be personally involved!
Simply having intimacy by knowing He is God and everything will be right.

Speak to ourselves, our bodies

It takes time to be intimate with Christ.

Daniel 11:32
Those who do wickedly against the covenant he shall corrupt with flattery; but the people who know their God shall be strong, and carry out great exploits.

Genesis 4:1
Chapter 4
Cain Murders Abel
Now Adam knew (yada) Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, and said, “I have acquired a man from the Lord.”

Adam had an intimacy with his wife. Intimacy brings forth life! Intimacy always brings forth life!!

Knew (yada) God – intimacy with God! Only intimacy can produce life!

Cain means possessed

Matthew 8:5-10
Jesus Heals a Centurion’s Servant
Now when Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came to Him, pleading with Him, saying, “Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, dreadfully tormented.”
And Jesus said to him, “ I will come and heal him.”
The centurion answered and said, “Lord, I am not worthy that You should come under my roof. But only speak a word, and my servant will be healed. For I also am a man under authority, having soldiers under me. And I say to this one, ‘Go,’ and he goes; and to another, ‘Come,’ and he comes; and to my servant, ‘Do this,’ and he does it.”
When Jesus heard it, He marveled, and said to those who followed, “ Assuredly, I say to you, I have not found such great faith, not even in Israel!

Matthew 8:13
Then Jesus said to the centurion, “ Go your way; and as you have believed, so let it be done for you.” And his servant was healed that same hour.

This centurion said to Jesus – Speak the word and it is enough.

He had such intimacy with Christ!
This centurion had very little contact time with Jesus yet he had great intimacy with Him.

This man looks at Jesus and he knew this Jesus is God and in the presence of God, he don’t need to do anything and can just depend on God.

He only needs to trust and not toil.

When God is in our presence, God will do it and our part is to say God is here. We don’t do. We depend on Him. We just needs to speak. Because He is God! God is in this house!

Stop been familiar. Jesus is the living word that is coming out from the speaker’s mouth. When Jesus is here, He is God. Trust Jesus the living Word! Depend on Him to make everything alright!

When we have intimacy with Christ, we cease our doing and we just depend on Him!

Jesus when He is here we just have to depend on Him and trust in Him. That is intimacy. It means we really know Him.

When there is life in our body we walk in divine strength.
When there is new wine in our marriage we walk in intimacy.

Proverbs 3:5-6
Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
And lean not on your own understanding;
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.

Trust in the Lord. Lean NOT on our own understanding. Acknowledge (yada) – know Him.

Don’t be dependent on the medical science. Lean not on our own understanding. Christ took my condemnation. Christ took my curse. In all that i do, involve Him. Personal and real!

I am the healed of the Lord!
In all our ways get Jesus in personally involved! He shall direct my path!!

Entire Biblical teaches us one thing that we know God wanna tell us. That u and I we need God! In life we need God! When we read the bible we know that we need God and we have a good God! We can trust God with all our hearts!

My God did it for me! I just need to trust on Him and depend on Him! He is God! I need God! I have a good God! Jesus is a God who loves me and reconcile me to the Father!

We have a Father! He is our Heavenly Father and He is a good Father!!!

We need God and we have a good God! He sent His Son Jesus to reconcile with us!

On our own we cannot make it.

Matthew 7:11
If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask Him!

If God is here we just don’t need to toil. We trust Him.

Soak in the Word. Spoke to my heart. Rejected all negativities. Lean NOT on the understanding but trust in Jesus!

Confess and confess in our healing! Jesus is God! He is our God! If He is God and He is in our lives, we just need to depend on Him!! We can depend on Him!!

He bears every curse for us so that we can have blessings!!

Possible things we don’t need God. He specialize in the impossible! Get God personally involved! He is vitally involved!! He wants to!

It is about depending and not about doing.

Jesus did not just love us with words but also with His deeds. We can be blessed because Jesus bore every curse that Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law.
We might receive the spirit of the promise through faith!

Jesus at the cross interrupted every curse for us!

Abundance of Grace!

Abundance of Grace!

The power of Right Believing!

The gospel is not about right doing, it is about right believing. Right believing will also provide right doing.

The world is crying and lost. There is a Jesus shape vacuum in every heart.

Man is made to be filled with Christ.

At the name of Jesus, demon goes and bow.

Man is made empty inside to be filled with Christ.

The gospel of Jesus Christ is so powerful that addiction will bow down. When sinful man meet Jesus, he become whole.
Health result. Healing breaks out! Everywhere Jesus went, He brought the peace of God!

Everywhere He went, he brings behind joy!!

The more u r aware of God’s love, the more healthy you become!

When we feel loved, we are success in life!

God wants to fill us up with His love! The grace of God will teach people from the inside out.

Sin is destroying anything that is beautiful in our lives.

Our will power cannot help us. Only Christ can! Believing is different! Believe what God says and the power is released!

Believe right and there will be right result!!

Is all about the gospel of Jesus!

We can receive favor we don’t deserve! Grace is undeserved and unmerited favour!!

God is a God who gives us undeserved and unmerited favor! We forfeit it by trying to get merited favor!

When we believe right, we become holy by “accident”

2 Corinthians 5:21
For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.

Our part is just believing! God did everything!

Peter Paul and John
John said in Jesus there is no sin
Peter said Jesus did no sin
Paul said Jesus knew no sin

Why at the cross God made Jesus as the sin? He was standing in place of you and I!

We who knew no righteousness in us no righteousness, we are made the righteousness of God in Christ!
We become righteous apart from our deeds!

We receive righteousness.
God treated Jesus as if He was the world most sinner! As if He is not worthy. At the cross He took our depression, our wrong thoughts. God unleash all punishments on Jesus!

God treats us as if we are the hottest things on planet earth!

The seed of the righteous will be delivered.

Jesus became sin with my sin.

“I am the righteousness of God in Christ” and this remind God the fragrance of Jesus!

Believe right. The righteous shall live by faith!

Romans 9:30-33
Present Condition of Israel
What shall we say then? That Gentiles, who did not pursue righteousness, have attained to righteousness, even the righteousness of faith; but Israel, pursuing the law of righteousness, has not attained to the law of righteousness. Why? Because they did not seek it by faith, but as it were, by the works of the law. For they stumbled at that stumbling stone. As it is written:
“Behold, I lay in Zion a stumbling stone and rock of offense,
And whoever believes on Him will not be put to shame.”

Righteousness comes only two ways. By action or by faith. The true gospel declare righteousness by faith!

Righteousness is a gift!
New testament righteousness is a gift!

When God looks at me, He sees me as righteous!

Confess with my mouth that i am the righteousness of God by faith!!

Jesus has become our Righteousness!

We will have the God kind of result in our lives!

Keep on confessing that i am the righteousness of God in Christ!

Knowing is in my mind, but when we confess it, it is in my life!

Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness!

When we serve Christ with the righteousness consciousness that it is a gift, we are well pleasing to God! Our service is well pleasing to God!

Serve Christ in righteousness peace and joy!

When we wake up everyday seek first the sense that we are righteous in Christ! this is the first thing we seek!

If we seek first, all these things are added!

So many things to believe! But God said, believe we are righteous by faith and all these things will be added to us!!

Revelation of Jesus’ righteousness is a gift for us!

If you believe wrong, it is as good as not been loved!

It is not “believe than it become real”!

It is not just based on believing. Our believing has got to be hooked on right object!

Faith opens the window

When sun is shinning very bright outside, your window is closed. The room is dark. But when u open the window (which is faith), the room is bright!

Our right believing will cause us to live right!

Man cannot do on our own, stop doing wrong and start doing right.
Only Jesus can! Not our will power.

All of us are sinners needing Jesus!

The gospel has the answer for nations! When a family is blessed, society is blessed and the whole nation is blessed!!

Fruit of the spirit is Godly character!

Believe right and the fruits are right!

Attempt to do right, we are going towards self-efforts. Work is the result of effort, fruit is the result of life of Christ!

We will live a life in glorifying Jesus

Holy comes from the word Whole

Jesus is spiritual and not religious.
True holiness is a fruit.

Romans 5:17
For if by the one man’s offense death reigned through the one, much more those who receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness will reign in life through the One, Jesus Christ.)

God never meant for man to die. God calls death an enemy!

God gave Adam free choice. God means what He said. He let man choose when He gives us free choice.

The gospel is always much more! Much more! We receive abundance of grace and the gift of righteousness! We will reign in life! Where death reign, we will now reign!!

We are reigning!

We live above circumstances! Abundance of grace and the gift of righteousness!

Those who receive abundance of grace, reign!!

It is by abundance of grace!! Continually receive!

Jesus brought in everlasting righteousness!

All blessings are added unto us when we keep on keeping on receiving and declaring I am the righteousness of God in Christ!

It reminds God of His Son’s fragrance!

Rest and be Supply minded

Rest and be Supply-minded

Gospel of grace was revealed to the Apostle Paul. He preached all over world and all known world was saved.

Something abt the revelation he had of grace. Is what Christ has done.
Christianity is not DO, is DONE!

Right believing has got to do with right “object”

The righteous shall live by faith. When u believe right u will live right.

See the supply!

Acts 13:38-45
Therefore let it be known to you, brethren, that through this Man is preached to you the forgiveness of sins; and by Him everyone who believes is justified from all things from which you could not be justified by the law of Moses. Beware therefore, lest what has been spoken in the prophets come upon you:
‘Behold, you despisers,
Marvel and perish!
For I work a work in your days,
A work which you will by no means believe,
Though one were to declare it to you. ’”
Blessing and Conflict at Antioch
So when the Jews went out of the synagogue, the Gentiles begged that these words might be preached to them the next Sabbath. Now when the congregation had broken up, many of the Jews and devout proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas, who, speaking to them, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.
On the next Sabbath almost the whole city came together to hear the word of God. But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy; and contradicting and blaspheming, they opposed the things spoken by Paul.

Paul preached in full and unqualified manner!

Salvation is full free and unqualified!

Grace is not a topic. Beautiful salvation sent by God.

Entire city came together to hear the gospel preached by Paul.

The jews were filled with jealously. This is not about doctrine

Acts 13:14-16
But when they departed from Perga, they came to Antioch in Pisidia, and went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day and sat down. And after the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent to them, saying, “Men and brethren, if you have any word of exhortation for the people, say on.”
Then Paul stood up, and motioning with his hand said, “Men of Israel, and you who fear God, listen:

Luke 10:38-42
Mary and Martha Worship and Serve
Now it happened as they went that He entered a certain village; and a certain woman named Martha welcomed Him into her house. And she had a sister called Mary, who also sat at Jesus’ feet and heard His word. But Martha was distracted with much serving, and she approached Him and said, “Lord, do You not care that my sister has left me to serve alone? Therefore tell her to help me.”
And Jesus answered and said to her, “ Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about many things. But one thing is needed, and Mary has chosen that good part, which will not be taken away from her.”

No one can take Mary away from her position. This is a chosen place. She chose it.

Always choose to do the thing we wanna do – to put Jesus first.

When the Lord repeat a name twice, what He is going to say next is very important.

God supply me the strength, favor and grace.

Are u troubled or worried about many things? Could it be He is calling u by name? Do that One Thing and we won’t be worried about many things.

No one can take that One Thing away from us.

Be supply minded and be open to Him. Good part is excellent portion.

The Father saw us a far off! He is always looking at us!

The prodigal son was a far off and the father saw him. The father hugged him, and clothed him before he finished his rehearsed speech. He was embraced by his father’s lavish grace.

The fatted calf was killed in front of him to show him the sacrifice done for him.

The boy had nothing to do but to receive the supply.

The older son was angry. He refused to go in so the father came out. His elder son was demand minded.

Luke 15:28-31
“ But he was angry and would not go in. Therefore his father came out and pleaded with him. So he answered and said to his father, ‘Lo, these many years I have been serving you; I never transgressed your commandment at any time; and yet you never gave me a young goat, that I might make merry with my friends. But as soon as this son of yours came, who has devoured your livelihood with harlots, you killed the fatted calf for him. ’
“ And he said to him, ‘Son, you are always with me, and all that I have is yours.

Grace is supply and law is demand.

John 1:16-17
And of His fullness we have all received, and grace for grace. For the law was given through Moses, but grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

The Father wanna supply all these time! All that He has, is ours!

Repent! Change your mind!!

Because the elder son believed wrong, he could not enjoy.

God’s answer for celebration is it makes Him happy when someone is found!

Religion does not come close to the true gospel.

I just trust Jesus for favor. And we will walk into the place free of stress.

Jesus said don’t worry about tomorrow.

Manna fell on the dew of the ground.

We are the generation that will see the double portion of supplies!

This is right believing.

Don’t let our eyes be on horizontal level. Focus on vertical level!

Genesis 3:1-6
Chapter 3
The Temptation and Fall of Man
Now the serpent was more cunning than any beast of the field which the Lord God had made. And he said to the woman, “Has God indeed said, ‘You shall not eat of every tree of the garden’?”
And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat the fruit of the trees of the garden; but of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God has said, ‘You shall not eat it, nor shall you touch it, lest you die. ’”
Then the serpent said to the woman, “You will not surely die. For God knows that in the day you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”
So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree desirable to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate. She also gave to her husband with her, and he ate.

Be careful of people like this. They put a question, put a doubt.

Genesis 2:16
And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, “Of every tree of the garden you may freely eat;

King of Judah. Many of them were good kings.

2 Chronicles 25:9-11
Then Amaziah said to the man of God, “But what shall we do about the hundred talents which I have given to the troops of Israel?”
And the man of God answered, “The Lord is able to give you much more than this.” So Amaziah discharged the troops that had come to him from Ephraim, to go back home. Therefore their anger was greatly aroused against Judah, and they returned home in great anger.
Then Amaziah strengthened himself, and leading his people, he went to the Valley of Salt and killed ten thousand of the people of Seir.

The Lord is able to give you much more than this!!!

God and I are majority!! Hundred thousands of enemies without God are minority!

Numbers 11:11-16
So Moses said to the Lord, “Why have You afflicted Your servant? And why have I not found favor in Your sight, that You have laid the burden of all these people on me? Did I conceive all these people? Did I beget them, that You should say to me, ‘Carry them in your bosom, as a guardian carries a nursing child,’ to the land which You swore to their fathers? Where am I to get meat to give to all these people? For they weep all over me, saying, ‘Give us meat, that we may eat. ’ I am not able to bear all these people alone, because the burden is too heavy for me. If You treat me like this, please kill me here and now—if I have found favor in Your sight—and do not let me see my wretchedness!”
The Seventy Elders
So the Lord said to Moses:“Gather to Me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom you know to be the elders of the people and officers over them; bring them to the tabernacle of meeting, that they may stand there with you.

Every morning since they came out of Egypt, manna has been falling. God has been supplying!

The anointing on Moses was more than enough. But when Moses said he cannot, the Lord asked him to gather 70 to help him.

Moses lost some of his dignity. Still same power.

Moses took the rock and hit the rock.
David sinned against God. He had a few wives but he was not satisfied.

2 Samuel 12:7-8
Then Nathan said to David, “You are the man! Thus says the Lord God of Israel:‘I anointed you king over Israel, and I delivered you from the hand of Saul. I gave you your master’s house and your master’s wives into your keeping, and gave you the house of Israel and Judah. And if that had been too little, I also would have given you much more!

If we lack something we can’t get from outside what is in the inside.

Jesus first miracle was turn water into wine!

Stop looking around! Look to Jesus and ask Him for! He would have given us much more!!

Philippians 2:12-13
Light Bearers
Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling; for it is God who works in you both to will and to do for His good pleasure.

This is written to beloveds, us!

It is God who works in us for us to work out! God is always working in me! Giving us desire and power that we did not have before! God gives us the willingness. God supplies it. Work out what God works in. Work out our salvation when God works it in for us.

We don’t have something, don’t push it.

He will give us the willingness and performance

We are saved by grace!

Work it out in the way we do our business. With integrity.

Work out because it is God who works in.

God is constantly working in us!
Whatever God demands He will work in us.

Fearing and trembling because of something good that was done in her.

Jeremiah 33:9
Then it shall be to Me a name of joy, a praise, and an honor before all nations of the earth, who shall hear all the good that I do to them; they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and all the prosperity that I provide for it. ’

Step into the supply. Be a Mary and not a Martha.

Matthew 6:25-34
Do Not Worry
“ Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing? Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? Which of you by worrying can add one cubit to his stature?
“ So why do you worry about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow:they neither toil nor spin; and yet I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Now if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will He not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?
“ Therefore do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat? ’ or ‘What shall we drink? ’ or ‘What shall we wear? ’ For after all these things the Gentiles seek. For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things. But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Righteousness is a gift. All theses things will e added to us.

Don’t act as if God is not watching over us.

Just live one day at a time. Every single day will have its supply.

True Repent is change your mind. God is in love with us.

God teaches us from within.

Jesus offer one sacrifice for sin forever! Done deal!
God deal with us based on Son and not sin.

As Christ is, so am I in this world!

We deliver from self-occupation to Christ-occupation!

Our posture is to sit down believe and receive!

Those who receive the most give the most!

The lesser we have the more He gets the glory!

The bigger the problem the easier for God!

The Lord is able to give me much more than this!! Amen!!!

Jesus is meant to be the centre of our marriage and life.

If what He has given to us is not enough, ask Him! He would have given me much more!!

Numbers 11:11-16
So Moses said to the Lord, “Why have You afflicted Your servant? And why have I not found favor in Your sight, that You have laid the burden of all these people on me? Did I conceive all these people? Did I beget them, that You should say to me, ‘Carry them in your bosom, as a guardian carries a nursing child,’ to the land which You swore to their fathers? Where am I to get meat to give to all these people? For they weep all over me, saying, ‘Give us meat, that we may eat. ’ I am not able to bear all these people alone, because the burden is too heavy for me. If You treat me like this, please kill me here and now—if I have found favor in Your sight—and do not let me see my wretchedness!”
The Seventy Elders
So the Lord said to Moses:“Gather to Me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom you know to be the elders of the people and officers over them; bring them to the tabernacle of meeting, that they may stand there with you.

God did not ask Moses to supply. Moses is a vehicle that God supply through him.

It is a fine line to cross from demand to supply.

Jeremiah 33:9
Then it shall be to Me a name of joy, a praise, and an honor before all nations of the earth, who shall hear all the good that I do to them; they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and all the prosperity that I provide for it. ’

Fear and tremble in awe!

Power of Right Believing

Right believing is not about our believing, but is believing in the object that is right. This Object is Jesus. Our faith is in Christ.
Our right believing has got to be on the right Person.

God is not looking at us as enemies. The war is over. Satan has defeated.

Sharing the good news with our friends is just telling them the reality. That their sins are forgiven. God is not holding anything against them. Come home to love unconditionally.

The world of God is big. We will be happier stronger and more peaceful.

John 8:31-36
The Truth Shall Make You Free
Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “ If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”
They answered Him, “We are Abraham’s descendants, and have never been in bondage to anyone. How can You say, ‘ You will be made free’?”
Jesus answered them, “ Most assuredly, I say to you, whoever commits sin is a slave of sin. And a slave does not abide in the house forever, but a son abides forever. Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.

The truth cannot make u free if you do not believe.

Someone needs to tell them the truth

Every jewish child learn hebrew. When they r 5 years old they were taught the book of Moses. They memorized the book of Moses. They learnt the law from very young age. Jesus was talking to the people who knew the law. He told them u shall know the truth and the truth will set you free!

John 1:14-16
The Word Becomes Flesh
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.
John bore witness of Him and cried out, saying, “This was He of whom I said, ‘He who comes after me is preferred before me, for He was before me. ’”
And of His fullness we have all received, and grace for grace.

John 1:17
For the law was given through Moses, but grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

Grace and truth is in singular verb when they said came. (In Greek)

Law was given by a servant but grace came from the Son! Grace CAME.

Moses was a servant. Servant does not abide in the house forever.

U can serve God with a servant attitude or a son attitude.

We serve based on big picture. We serve with a spirit of son. A servant can’t cry out to Abba Father.

We have received a spirit of sonship. Abba Abba!

Abba is the most easiest syllabus for a infant to pronounce. God has made it easy for us.

God wants us to see that God so loved us while we were still His enemies. This love is the love of God for us. When we were still without strength. Christ died for the ungodly.

Romans 5:5-11
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
Christ in Our Place
For when we were still without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. For scarcely for a righteous man will one die; yet perhaps for a good man someone would even dare to die. But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him. For if when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life. And not only that, but we also rejoice in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation.

While we were still sinner, Christ died for us.

God is not just love, He is just.

God is a Judge, sin must be punished. But God is love and He don’t wanna punish us. So He sent His Son. He spared Him not to spare you and I.

Much more than (means a lot more) we shall be saved from wrath through Him.

We are saved and delivered from God’s wrath.

We shall be saved by Jesus’ life!!
Romans 5:10
For if when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life.

Jesus is full of grace and truth!
Jesus was born the King of the Jews. He was not born to be the King, He was born the King!

At the age of 12, He was full of wisdom and He knew His place and He asked questions.

Gentiles tell young children they are to be seen but not heard. Jewish children were taught to ask questions not rebel.

Old man bless Joseph and Mary but did not bless Jesus. The Blesser is greater than the blessed.

Jesus came to serve us, not to be served. In serving us, we end up with what we did not have before and we use that to serve Him.

Of His fullness, grace for grace!
The word “for” is anti. Anti is not always against. It can be instead of, replace of, in place of.
Grace in place of grace!

Ocean waves coming to the beach, another waves comes in place of the waves that just went.
There will never be a need in our life that cannot be placed with grace.
Grace comes in after another grace went.

Waves in place of waves! Grace in place of grace!!! For the rest of our lives!! God has to judge sin. He does not wanna us to be judged. So at the cross, His mercy and grace kissed Jesus at the cross with all the judgements on Him. Our sins have been punished in the body of Jesus Christ so that today all our sins are been paid for! We are declared as righteous for His righteousness.

We sowed and Jesus reaped. Jesus sow and we reaped. We sow bad things but Jesus sow good things.

God wants children who can receive His goodness and love!

The only thing we can do to not receive His provision is by been self-righteous and said we do not need and can supply ourselves.

Pastors and leaders should never take the place of Christ. A good leader and counsellor point others to Jesus.

Point people to Jesus!

Grace – hesed.

We live in a world for demand. Demand is everywhere. We need to wake up with supply minded. Be supply minded.

Always face life knowing grace supply and law demands.

Only Jesus makes us holy and whole.

Receive the grace! Don’t try to be deserving of it. Don’t be self-righteous and hinder yourself from receiving.

Jesus had a disciple who was a tax collector. He received from Him.

It is not sin that stop God’s grace. God’s grace is greater than sin. Trusting ourselves instead of trusting Him hinder the supply of grace.

The grace of God is the key to overcome sin! This is what gives people victory.

If u think u r 30% good, u only need 70% grace. As times goes on, we realised that 70% is not enough. It is better to see ourselves no good in ourselves and take 100% grace!

Grace must be appreciated before we can receive.

Don’t glory in the flesh. Glory in Christ Jesus!

It is not the size, it is Jesus who makes the difference!

Grace is unearned undeserved favor. We are now ready for grace! Grace is defined as underserved favor!

If you think you are doing 2% and God do the rest, we cannot give God all glory!

Trust and receive all God’s supply!!

Man in underserved stage, God gave Jesus.

Is not based on our goodness, but based on God’s goodness!

From Egypt to Sinai, no one died when they sin. They murmured and God still provide for them. It was based on God’s goodness.

The water became sweet when they threw in a tree. God provided for them.

It seems like every fresh complain brought forth supply. God just poured out His grace.

God wants to do for us. But we are creature of doing.

If we want God to bless us based on our goodness, He changed His tone. The people who said they can do whatever God command them to do. They were not able to come near God. Even an animal touch the mountain, he die.

God gave 10 commandments after the people said they can be blessed by their own righteousness.

Goodness of God will transform us.

Strength of sin is the law.

Sea in the bible is a picture of gentiles nation.

Matthew 14:12-17
Then his disciples came and took away the body and buried it, and went and told Jesus.
Feeding the Five Thousand
When Jesus heard it, He departed from there by boat to a deserted place by Himself. But when the multitudes heard it, they followed Him on foot from the cities. And when Jesus went out He saw a great multitude; and He was moved with compassion for them, and healed their sick. When it was evening, His disciples came to Him, saying, “This is a deserted place, and the hour is already late. Send the multitudes away, that they may go into the villages and buy themselves food.”
But Jesus said to them, “ They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat.”
And they said to Him, “We have here only five loaves and two fish.”

His first coming was in grace. John the Baptist and Jesus suffered. Our sins have been judged.

Jesus wanted sometime alone to grieve when He heard John died.
However when the multitudes heard it, they followed Him.

He had compassion on them and healed the sick.

Wrong preaching produces wrong believing.

Right believing produces right living!

When the whole world became corrupt, God sent a Baby Boy Jesus!

See the supply! The grace of God is abundant!!!

Enjoy every waves that come!!!! Enjoy every waves of grace!! Don’t depend on one wave all the time! Learn to ride on every wave that come!

Learn to receive of His goodness!
Surf on every waves of His grace! In the hands of Jesus, all is multiplied for our good!!

Matthew 14:34-36
Many Touch Him and Are Made Well
When they had crossed over, they came to the land of Gennesaret. And when the men of that place recognized Him, they sent out into all that surrounding region, brought to Him all who were sick, and begged Him that they might only touch the hem of His garment. And as many as touched it were made perfectly well.

When is darkest, Jesus saw His disciples in the boat. God introduced His name as I Am!

Full of grace and truth, the moment we touch Him we are PERFECTLY WELL!!

John 1:10-12
He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him. He came to His own, and His own did not receive Him. But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name:

He came to His own and His own did not receive Him. 2 “own” are different.
1st own means His own things (neuter)
2nd own refer to His people.(masculine)

His own thing – recognize Him. Water became wine. Fish became multitude. Storm calmed down. These things recognized Him.

Our failures are not final. There are more grace coming our way!

Keep on keeping on hearing!!

The Power of Right Believing

The power of right believing!

The Lord is our Shepherd and we shall not be in lack!

Romans 6:1-2
Chapter 6
Dead to Sin, Alive to God
What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin that grace may abound? Certainly not! How shall we who died to sin live any longer in it?

The just shall live by faith. Faith is nothing more than right believing.

We don’t have to suffer to go to heaven but we only need to receive what Christ has done. That result in us blessing people!

Romans 5:20
Moreover the law entered that the offense might abound. But where sin abounded, grace abounded much more,

First word – Abound – pleonazo – increased
Second word – Abound- Huperperisseuo- superabounded

We have more than enough grace to be saved!
The sun was made for the earth to give light and heat. A lot of the light and the heat from the sun does not reach the earth. The earth only use a fraction of it.

The Lord created a oversupply sun for our needs!

Kenneth Wuest’s commentary

Wuest: Moreover, law entered in alongside in order that the transgression might be augmented. But where the sin was augmented, the grace superabounded with more added to that

Where sin increased, grace superabound!

How do u view your failure? God hate sin but God also loves us! At the cross, both are reconciled. Jesus never sin. God spared us and spared not His own Son for us. The demonstration of this love is He gives us His own Son.

God punished sin in the body of Jesus. That is how much Jesus loves us.

Every door of blessings was flunked opened for us!

Wherever there is sin, superabounding favor will flow in our life.

Everyone Jesus healed is like a visa card straight at the cross.
Jesus has paid for us to be free!

Romans 6:1
Dead to Sin, Alive to God
What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin that grace may abound?

Mark 16:7
But go, tell His disciples—and Peter—that He is going before you into Galilee; there you will see Him, as He said to you.”

Of all disciples, Peter’s name was singled out. Where sin abounds, grace superabounds.

The same mouth denied Jesus, Jesus asked Peter to feed His sheep and tend His sheep. Where sin increased, grace superabounds!
With the same mouth Peter preached and 3000 were saved!

David committed murder and this haunted him. David lost his son. He cannot go to him but one day he will go to him. They are growing up in heaven.

David had many wives. He had 20 sons and 1 daughter. With the same woman he had a boy called Solomon. The one God chose to succeed David will be the boy Solomon. In this dark episode, God is not looking at our past.

God gives us the law to show us up. God chose Solomon. Only 5 women mentioned in the genealogy. Jesus came from Judah. No matter how bad it is, our past don’t determine the future. Mary was the last one mentioned.

In God’s mind, our failures are not failures. We are not so strong unless we are truly weak

God can make everything work out for our good!

Luke 24:47
and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in His name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

2 Corinthians 12:7-10
The Thorn in the Flesh
And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure. Concerning this thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it might depart from me. And He said to me, “ My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect (show Himself most effective) in weakness.” Therefore most gladly I will rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Boast in my weaknesses that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Rest means to fix a tent over Him.

When people come into our presence, they sense the power of Christ resting on us. It is when we glory in our weakness!

Strength to defend or ward off.

My grace is Sufficient – means strength to defend or ward off.

We are the temple of God. Greater is He who is in us than he who is in the world.

When we are in our self-confident mode, we are in dangerous mode! When we are weak and in Christ-confident mode, we are in safe mode!

Strength is when we are weak because we are in the place of not trusting ourselves but trust in Christ!

Even in our weakest moments, God’s power is there for us!

The Healer is Jesus and not us. Jesus don’t condemn short prayer! But He condemn long prayer for show.

Who takes pleasure in insult? The power of Christ rest on me.
When all these things held us, we depend on the Lord more! Those who has revelation and rejoice when weaknesses in life happen.

Grace abounds in our life!
Strength – miracle-working power.
God’s miracle working power show when we are weakest.

When you feel the least anointed and weakest, it is when we are strongest in Christ!

Grace is God’s supplies to undeserving phrases.

Sarah is a picture of grace.

God waited for Abraham until he was 99.

Genesis 17:1
Chapter 17
The Sign of the Covenant
When Abram was ninety- nine years old, the Lord appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am Almighty God; walk before Me and be blameless.

Since he went to Hagar, God did not talk to him till now. God did not communicate with him when he went to Hagar (went back to law)

Walk before God and become blameless.

Walk in the spirit, be Christ occupied!

God is a mighty God. Until Abraham was completely weak, he then knew God is almighty God.

God is almighty! When Abraham saw that God is almighty, he then become strong.

Negative (weaknesses) – receive God’s grace and receive Positive!
Negative and Positive – POWER!
God’s miracle working power shows itself most effective in His power!

God’s superabounding disproportional grace is positive!

Jesus rebuke hypocrisy. Pretending what you are not.

If you are doing that, u will not feel Jesus loves you because u r pretending what u r not.

God wants to come to us and love us there so that we will feel loved.

God will be our love! He knows we can’t love as much as He loves us. He wants to be our love!

Feel love where and who we are. In our negative, He loves us!
Reach out and receive.

When man speak evil of u, leap for joy! For great is your reward in heaven. We will experience it down here as well. God’s grace defend us!
God’s grace is positive.

Gift without anointing is dry. Depend on the Lord and look to Him!

When I am weak then I am strong!

Grace is God’s favor to those who are undeserving.

It is not finding negatives in our life so that we can get God’s positive!

Receive! Receive God’s positive! Having negative is just living. But learn to receive God’s positive!!

Believe Right!

Abraham tried to help God and slept with a servant girl and had baby. This was not God’s will. God never give Hagar to Abraham. Abraham took the law (Hagar) from the world.

God never spoke to Abraham for 13 years after Ismail came.
When Abraham was 99, he was not able to produce his own child.
Then God spoke to Abraham.

Genesis 17:1
Chapter 17
The Sign of the Covenant
When Abram was ninety- nine years old, the Lord appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am Almighty God; walk before Me and be blameless.

God’s part is All mighty! Our part is all weakness!

God is ALL mighty! We need God in ALL area!
Let God become everything in our life! He is ALL in our life!!

El Shaddai ! We are all weak and Jesus is all mighty! The champion came!

Believe and trust God! Born of faith! God’s champion!

Even when one is barren, but when one believe God, one brings forth champion! Extraordinary character baby we shall get!

2000 years ago He hung on the cross. Who will separate us from the love of Christ?
In all these things we are more than conqueror thru Him who loves us!

When you feel weak, smile! Let the weak say I am strong! Strong in the Lord! I cannot but He can!

Nothing shall separate us from the love of Christ!
We might sound and appear weak. In all these things we are more than conqueror through Him who loves us!!

Conscious and Conscience

Conscious and Conscience

Unmerited means unearned. It is all about Jesus. It has nothing to do with what we have done. God wants the gospel that Jesus died, to be revealed to all over the world. The gospel is not only for sinners but for believers as well. Is a success of our marriage and every areas of our lives! Save us from diseases, addictions.

When we come to God, conscience makes us aware of ourselves, the sins in our flesh.
When we eat from the tree of knowledge, our conscience is opened. God wants our eyes not to be opened by tree of knowledge. Conscience tells us what is right and wrong, but not God. Conscience allows many things that God does not allow. Conscience is not a safe guide, unless we are born again.

God wants our eyes to be opened by the Tree of Life! When the eyes are opened by the wrong tree, Adam and Eve had the expectation of punishments and afraid of walking with God. Before eating from the wrong tree, they were walking with God.

Faith makes us conscious of God’s love. Conscience makes us conscious of self and sin.

Two questions to address today –
1. One of the biggest challenge of the gospel of grace in arguments is – we are not under law for justification, but we are under law for our walk and holiness.
(Our judgement is at the cross. But if the devil is able to make u think there is judgement for us, there is untold danger.)- fearful looking forward of judgement.

The wrath of God comes on the children of disobedience and not on His children.

God wanna portrait Himself as a Saviour.

God is restoring message of that was originated from Apostle Paul which he received from Heaven.

2. When Paul said do not go back to the law, he is referring to ceremonial law??

We are going to answer these two questions.

Romans 7:1-13

Romans 7:1-2
Chapter 7
Released from the Law
Or do you not know, brothers —for I am speaking to those who know the law—that the law is binding on a person only as long as he lives? For a married woman is bound by law to her husband while he lives, but if her husband dies she is released from the law of marriage.

There are many reasons why Jesus died.

Romans 6:14
For sin will have no dominion over you, since you are not under law but under grace.

Romans 7:3
Accordingly, she will be called an adulteress if she lives with another man while her husband is alive. But if her husband dies, she is free from that law, and if she marries another man she is not an adulteress.

They are so bound by Moses, but he is a servant. Grace and truth came by Jesus and Jesus is a Son and Son abides in the house forever. Servant does not.

We cannot be under the law and not under the curse. When one is under the law, one will be under the curse when one sin.

Galatians 3:9-10
So then, those who are of faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.
The Righteous Shall Live by Faith
For all who rely on works of the law are under a curse; for it is written, “Cursed be everyone who does not abide by all things written in the Book of the Law, and do them.”

There is only one way for believers to be under the curse again. Is to go under the law again. The law demands 100%. The law is holy and righteous. It is not made into manageable law.

Curse means empower to fail.
Grace means empower to succeed!

High regards for the law. The law will not give u holiness but it will show u what u really are. Law will manifest sin that is already there. It will not produce sin.

When commandments came (on the side, not the main), that the offends might abound.

God Himself will not directly be involved with the law. It was given through a mediator, Moses.

Promise and grace goes together. Even when people was under law, God has been giving promises to His people.

God’s requirement of man remains the same.

Mr Law cannot die. The law cannot but to condemn. There is no such thing as relax law.

If the law cannot die, she can die.
Dead to the law, to the body of Christ.

Out of been a slave to sonship! To whom we cry ABBA ABBA!

Servant obedience and son obedience is different.

A son running a restaurant given by his father, the spirit of obedience is different from the servant obedience.

Jesus is sinless. The law punished or curse Christ for our sin on the cross. When the law curse you to death, the law cannot go beyond that anymore. What Jesus did was for me. When Jesus died we died. When He rose, we are risen with Him.

We are risen! Risen is better than living. Every believers must live life as if death is behind us because it is! We are risen!
Jesus conquered death. Death, diseases are behind us. Our death was at the cross!

Jesus took our places and we were there at the cross!

The law cannot execute anymore again. We have died and risen!

Grace makes our hearts generous.

Not been under law means we are living high and fruits of grace.

10 commandments is not the transcript of God’s mind! His mind is more than what you think He has!
10 commandments is like the mirror. It shows! The mirror is inflexibly truth!

Mirror cannot cleanse away our blemish.

Man does not see his need for Saviour. They are trying to find some good in themselves.

Ruth married a man called sick. The man died. She followed her mother in law. Her mother in law asked her to go back to her god and her people. But Ruth did not want to. She follows her mother in law and her God.

Before God gave the Son, He gave the servant.

The law has no longer the right to walk over us. Boaz took over and married Ruth.
She is a picture of church redeemed!

The law cannot bend to redeem us.
When one broke one law, all are broken.

Jesus is my Goodness. He is my Identity!

Romans 7:4
Likewise, my brothers, you also have died to the law through the body of Christ, so that you may belong to another, to him who has been raised from the dead, in order that we may bear fruit for God.

Bearing fruit to God!
When we are dead to the law, it means we have a new “husband” the One who rose from the dead!

It is nothing of self, but all of Jesus. The grace of God will teach us!

Our righteousness is a gift from God! We did not take the exam, but we got a A plus! The reaction is, THANK YOU. We goes on to live a life of thanksgiving and not gossip about the One who gives us the gift.

The result is about bearing fruits.

God’s way are not hard. God invented sex. The devil pervert sex.

Enjoy our Husband Jesus. Love and think of Him all the times and fruits is always supernaturally natural!

Question 2 on ceremonial law will be addressed at part 2 of the sermon.

Sarah was behind the tent. She laughed in her heart when she heard this time next year she is going to have a son. She said shall i have pleasure, my lord been old also. She did not say shall i get pregnant. She said shall i have pleasure? Enjoy His love, have pleasure in knowing Him!
Have pleasure and the result is a baby! (The fruit) it will be effortless.

Romans 7:5
For while we were living in the flesh, our sinful passions, aroused by the law, were at work in our members to bear fruit for death.

The law bear fruits to death. It is about rule of life.

Romans 7:6
But now we are released from the law, having died to that which held us captive, so that we serve in the new way of the Spirit and not in the old way of the written code.

Romans 7:7
The Law and Sin
What then shall we say? That the law is sin? By no means! Yet if it had not been for the law, I would not have known sin. For I would not have known what it is to covet if the law had not said, “You shall not covet.”

The context is clear! This is about the 10 commandments law and not ceremonial law!

There are so much more to share but time is up soon.

Romans 7:8
But sin, seizing an opportunity through the commandment, produced in me all kinds of covetousness. For apart from the law, sin lies dead.

Sin is behind us. But maintain the faith position, sin and curse is behind us!
How shall we who are dead? We are immersed in Christ’s dead and risen!!

Something princely and princessly who walk in the spirit.
Royalty has come into our hearts!

Light, Knowledge & Glory

Light, knowledge and glory

Every hebrew letter is a number. This year is a year of witness in Israel. Early this year they had such superabundant of rain in Israel.
Like the rain that comes down and the snow from heaven, so shall My word be, it shall not return to Him void.

God’s word came down to where we are. Rain is hundred of tons of heavy water!

God allows His word to come down to us in drop size.

Loneliness is a effect of flesh.

Every successful marriage needs a third party, His name is Jesus!!

Focus on Jesus and not on each other.

We are drawn to each other when we admire Jesus!

The only blessing we are waiting for is our new body at rapture. A body that will never feel tired.

Trust God for health and longevity.

Isaiah 60:1-3
Chapter 60
The Gentiles Bless Zion
Arise, shine;
For your light has come!
And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you.
For behold, the darkness shall cover the earth,
And deep darkness the people;
But the Lord will arise over you,
And His glory will be seen upon you.
The Gentiles shall come to your light,
And kings to the brightness of your rising.

1 Thessalonians 5:5
You are all sons of light and sons of the day. We are not of the night nor of darkness.

That day shall not overtake us. We are sons of light and sons of days! We are never in darkness

Exodus 10:22-23
So Moses stretched out his hand toward heaven, and there was thick darkness in all the land of Egypt three days. They did not see one another; nor did anyone rise from his place for three days. But all the children of Israel had light in their dwellings.

Super natural light! In all families of believers, there are light in their dwelling!

In His light, we see light!

In all the dwelling of people of God, there is a light! It is something given by the gift of grace.

We have light in our dwellings!

Genesis 1:3
Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light.

The sun was not created on the first day.

We are not children of night.

We walk with Jesus we walk in the light.

1 John 1:5-7
Fellowship with Him and One Another
This is the message which we have heard from Him and declare to you, that God is light and in Him is no darkness at all. If we say that we have fellowship with Him, and walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth. But if we walk in the light as He is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ His Son cleanses us from all sin.

We are walking in the light.
It is where you are walking and not how u r walking

John 8:12
Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “ I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not (double negative “ou me” never, certainly no) walk in darkness), but have the light of life.”

1 John 2:9-12
He who says he is in the light, and hates his brother, is in darkness until now. He who loves his brother abides in the light, and there is no cause for stumbling in him. But he who hates his brother is in darkness and walks in darkness, and does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded his eyes.
Their Spiritual State
I write to you, little children,
Because your sins are forgiven you for His name’s sake.

Loving one another is a sign/fruit that we are born again

Those who know they love best, will love best. Those who know they are forgiven much, will forgive much.

Galatians 2:9
and when James, Cephas ( Peter, and John, who seemed to be pillars, perceived the grace that had been given to me, they gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship, that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.

1 John 2:18-19
Deceptions of the Last Hour
Little children, it is the last hour; and as you have heard that the Antichrist is coming, even now many antichrists have come, by which we know that it is the last hour. They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us; but they went out that they might be made manifest, that none of them were of us.

True believers continue in fellowship.
Once we know we are forgiven completely, we can face people with a cheerful heart and relieved!

Luke 15:16-24
And he would gladly have filled his stomach with the pods that the swine ate, and no one gave him anything.
“ But when he came to himself, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired servants have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger! I will arise and go to my father, and will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you, and I am no longer worthy to be called your son. Make me like one of your hired servants.” ’
“ And he arose and came to his father. But when he was still a great way off, his father saw him and had compassion, and ran and fell on his neck and kissed him. And the son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight, and am no longer worthy to be called your son. ’
“ But the father said to his servants, ‘Bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand and sandals on his feet. And bring the fatted calf here and kill it, and let us eat and be merry; for this my son was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found. ’ And they began to be merry.

James 1:1
The Epistle of
Chapter 1
Greeting to the Twelve Tribes
James, a bondservant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ,
To the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad:

1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

Matthew 3:5-6
Then Jerusalem, all Judea, and all the region around the Jordan went out to him and were baptized by him in the Jordan, confessing their sins.

1 John 2:12
Their Spiritual State
I write to you, little children,
Because your sins are forgiven ( perfect tense) you for His name’s sake.

Perfect tense in Greek- an action that is complete and no repeat action
One act, once and for all and never need to repeat!

2 Corinthians 4:6
For it is the God who commanded light to shine out of darkness, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

Light, knowledge, glory! We have all 3 in the face of Jesus Christ!!
Put Christ in the centre!
Christ is grace

Jesus was not helpless

Jesus was NOT helpless at the cross

Why Jesus went to the cross?

The bible tells us that long ago before the foundation of the world was laid, God loves us!

His mercy and grace is amazing. It never ends!

We can still thank God even if we dont have the things that we want. Jesus is enough. Don’t be affected by the things that we do not have.

There are many things that we can rejoice about.

Our circumstances can always turn around. God can turn every evil situation around for our good! He is for us and not against us!

The truth is Jesus. Jesus is the truth and the Life!

Jesus is the resurrection and the Life! We live in a time when we will see the dead raised.

God has said so! This is the season for the children of God to raise up. We have a Saviour with everlasting love!

There are things that we don’t like to do and don’t want to do, yet we do it anyway.

Jesus did that because of love!

Matthew 26:36-39
The Prayer in the Garden
Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and said to the disciples, “ Sit here while I go and pray over there.” And He took with Him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and He began to be sorrowful and deeply distressed. Then He said to them, “ My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even to death. Stay here and watch with Me.”
He went a little farther and fell on His face, and prayed, saying, “ O My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as You will.”

King of glory was willing to wash His disciples’ feet.

Gethsemane means Oil Press.

This was a moment of sorrow for our Lord. He was going to go to the cross. He knew everything that is going to happen to Him. He knew He will become the Man of Sorrow.

He knew all that yet He was determined to go to the cross.

The cup was not referred to the human pain.

Luke 12:4
Jesus Teaches the Fear of God
“ And I say to you, My friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.

Jesus is the fearless Lion. He IS the Lion!

This cup was referred to the divine fury, anger and judgement that God will pour on Him

References of what the cup referred to –

Isaiah 51:17
God’s Fury Removed
Awake, awake!
Stand up, O Jerusalem,
You who have drunk at the hand of the Lord
The cup of His fury;
You have drunk the dregs of the cup of trembling,
And drained it out.

Revelation 16:19
Now the great city was divided into three parts, and the cities of the nations fell. And great Babylon was remembered before God, to give her the cup of the wine of the fierceness of His wrath.

When Jesus became sin on the cross, God will forsake Him on the cross.

Every sin is wicked and evil. Every sin has been taken on the cross for us!

Luke 22:44
And being in agony, He prayed more earnestly. Then His sweat became like great drops of blood falling down to the ground.

He was crushed at the cross. When His blood mingled with human sweat, we are redeemed from stress!

The blood of Jesus fell to the ground, He redeemed us !

Our Lord Jesus was determined to go to the cross for us. He was never afraid.

Because of us. He loves us.

Time and human history is marked by Jesus’ death. Before Christ and After Christ.

John 18:4
Jesus therefore, knowing all things that would come upon Him, went forward and said to them, “ Whom are you seeking?”

John 18:5-8
They answered Him, “Jesus of Nazareth.”
Jesus said to them, “ I am He.” And Judas, who betrayed Him, also stood with them. Now when He said to them, “ I am He,” they drew back and fell to the ground.
Then He asked them again, “ Whom are you seeking?”
And they said, “Jesus of Nazareth.”
Jesus answered, “ I have told you that I am He. Therefore, if you seek Me, let these go their way,”

When they came to arrest Jesus, Jesus stood forward.

The soldiers fell to the ground. Jesus asked them to let His disciples go and only arrest Jesus.

Jesus had the time to heal the soldier’s ear even when He was in the midst of getting “arrested” by them.

Matthew 26:51-52
And suddenly, one of those who were with Jesus stretched out his hand and drew his sword, struck the servant of the high priest, and cut off his ear.
But Jesus said to him, “ Put your sword in its place, for all who take the sword will perish by the sword.

Matthew 26:53
Or do you think that I cannot now pray to My Father, and He will provide Me with more than twelve legions of angels?

At any point in time Jesus could have just prayed and His Father will provide more than 12 legions of angels. He has all options. He is NOT helpless.

No one can touch or kill Jesus. It was not His time at that moment.

John 10:10
The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly.

John 10:11
“ I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd gives His life for the sheep.

John 10:15
As the Father knows Me, even so I know the Father; and I lay down My life for the sheep.

John 10:18
No one takes it from Me, but I lay it down of Myself. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again. This command I have received from My Father.”

Matthew 26:67-68
Then they spat in His face and beat Him; and others struck Him with the palms of their hands, saying, “Prophesy to us, Christ! Who is the one who struck You?”

The Lord never fought back.
Isaiah 50:6
I gave My back to those who struck Me,
And My cheeks to those who plucked out the beard;
I did not hide My face from shame and spitting.

When they were spitting at Him, He stood still and allowed them to spit at Him. He allowed the beating. He gave His back and His face. He never hid.

It is NOT because He can’t fight back.

Jesus was led as a lamb to the cross.
The Roman soldiers beat Him. When they hit Jesus, not only will the whip heat Him. All His skins were whipped out. He could see His own bones. It is literal.

Isaiah 52:14
Just as many were astonished at you,
So His visage was marred more than any man,
And His form more than the sons of men;

The Bible tells us Jesus is altogether lovely, fairest of 10 thousands.

His face is a face u look at and u want to look at Him forever. He loves and He understands.

My Lord and my God. His is a beautiful face. Fairest of 10 thousands, lilies of the valley.

But this same Jesus chose to be disfigured at the cross. He was so disfigured that He did not look like a man. He was an horror at the cross. (In the amplified bible)

Matthew 27:45-46
Jesus Dies on the Cross
Now from the sixth hour until the ninth hour there was darkness over all the land. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “ Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?” that is, “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?”

This darkness was for 3 hours. God turned His back on His Son!

God abandoned His Son NOT for selfish reason. He abandoned His Son so that we will not be forsaken and abandoned.

You and I will never ever be abandoned!

Amos 8:9-10
“And it shall come to pass in that day,” says the Lord God,
“That I will make the sun go down at noon,
And I will darken the earth in broad daylight;
I will turn your feasts into mourning,
And all your songs into lamentation;
I will bring sackcloth on every waist,
And baldness on every head;
I will make it like mourning for an only son,
And its end like a bitter day.

God’s Son died at the cross. That was the day of mourning for God. God mourned so that we will never mourn.

This is intense love! This is over the top!

You want to know Jesus and be loved.

Be loved by Jesus!
Experience it for ourselves. It is all in the bible!

Jesus drank every last drop of the cup of fiery so that we will never be in the judgement.

Our cup can then be overflows!

God want us to be healthy, happy, hopeful and He will never leave us nor forsake us!

Jesus drank the cup of God’s fiery.

It is not just enough to pay for our sin. Became poor so that we can be rich. Crown of thorns is a picture of curse. He came a curse so that we can be blessed. He forsook His glorious crown so that we can be blessed!

Jesus took time to fulfil every prophesy about Him in the old testament.

He said He thirst. He was given wine mixed with vinegar. He took the sour wine for us so that He can take our curse. He did every single prophesy and fulfilled for us.

Christ fulfilled 332 and more distinct prophesies in the old testament.

Truth must be backed by evidence.

Jesus IS the Son of God who loves us. Who gave His life for us.
He was anointed with oil of gladness. He is a happy person. Every where He went He was attractive and charismatic.

Jesus was not a Man of sorrow until He was at the cross.
Jesus is a happy Person. He was anointed with the oil of gladness. He was the happiest Man on earth.

He has joy to give. He left His joy behind for His disciples.

He shines like a Sun. In His presence is fullness of joy! He is fearless.

The day finally came. This Man of Joy became Man of Sorrow because He bore our grieve. This beautiful Jesus became a Man of Sorrow at the cross so that we know we can be freed from sorrow. He has borne our grieve. Look at Him! He deserves our admiration! We can believe in Him! God loves us!

Our God is a good God! The fearless One lives in us!

Jesus is enough

Christ is enough!

What Jesus has done is enough!

It takes little children to remind us Christ is enough!

It is that simple! Jesus is enough. You don’t need to be that smart, that rich, to know Jesus is enough!

If we are sick, Jesus, bore our sickness, by whose stripe we have been healed!

The message is simple but we are the one that makes it complexed.
He is the first and final word in our lives!

Romans 11:33-36
Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out!
“For who has known the mind of the Lord?
Or who has become His counselor?”
“Or who has first given to Him
And it shall be repaid to him?”
For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever. Amen.

Christ is the Source! Everything came from Him! (For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever. Amen. )

God wants us to catch how easy to see Christ is enough! It is easy!

Esther requested for nothing but for אה. The Sacrifice who would redeem her! Jesus is enough!

She believed God that she will find favour in the sight of the king. Esther was favored because of אה.

When אה is in our situation, it is enough!

If we r believing God for favor, Jesus is enough!

There is no need to fight. Jesus is enough!

The king of the land named the Feast as Feast of Esther! Esther has so much favor! He gave holiday because of Esther.

When one say Jesus is enough, it does not mean that there is no problems.

Esther 3:8-10
Then Haman said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of your kingdom; their laws are different from all other people’s, and they do not keep the king’s laws. Therefore it is not fitting for the king to let them remain. If it pleases the king, let a decree be written that they be destroyed, and I will pay ten thousand talents of silver into the hands of those who do the work, to bring it into the king’s treasuries.”
So the king took his signet ring from his hand and gave it to Haman, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, the enemy of the Jews.

A signet ring is to seal the decree.

Esther believed that Jesus is enough.
On the third day, the devil thought he had sealed our faith and killed our Saviour.
On the third day, Esther believed that Jesus is enough.

We are the righteousness of Christ!

Esther 5:1-8
Chapter 5
Esther’s Banquet
Now it happened on the third day that Esther put on her royal robes and stood in the inner court of the king’s palace, across from the king’s house, while the king sat on his royal throne in the royal house, facing the entrance of the house. So it was, when the king saw Queen Esther standing in the court, that she found favor in his sight, and the king held out to Esther the golden scepter that was in his hand. Then Esther went near and touched the top of the scepter.
And the king said to her, “What do you wish, Queen Esther? What is your request? It shall be given to you—up to half the kingdom!”
So Esther answered, “If it pleases the king, let the king and Haman come today to the banquet that I have prepared for him.”
Then the king said, “Bring Haman quickly, that he may do as Esther has said.” So the king and Haman went to the banquet that Esther had prepared.
At the banquet of wine the king said to Esther, “What is your petition? It shall be granted you. What is your request, up to half the kingdom? It shall be done!”
Then Esther answered and said, “My petition and request is this: If I have found favor in the sight of the king, and if it pleases the king to grant my petition and fulfill my request, then let the king and Haman come to the banquet which I will prepare for them, and tomorrow I will do as the king has said.”

The favor of God was with Esther

When Jesus is in the situation, favor of God is there.

Esther 2:15-18
Now when the turn came for Esther the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had taken her as his daughter, to go in to the king, she requested nothing but אה what Hegai the king’s eunuch, the custodian of the women, advised. And Esther obtained favor in the sight of all who saw her. So Esther was taken to King Ahasuerus, into his royal palace, in the tenth month, which is the month of Tebeth, in the seventh year of his reign. The king loved Esther more than all the other women, and she obtained grace and favor in his sight more than all the virgins; so he set the royal crown upon her head and made her queen instead of Vashti. Then the king made a great feast, the Feast of Esther, for all his officials and servants; and he proclaimed a holiday in the provinces and gave gifts according to the generosity of a king.

Esther 9:1-3
Chapter 9
The Jews Destroy Their Tormentors
Now in the twelfth month, that is, the month of Adar, on the thirteenth day, the time came for the king’s command and his decree to be executed. On the day that the enemies of the Jews had hoped to overpower them, the opposite occurred, in that the Jews themselves overpowered those who hated them. The Jews gathered together in their cities throughout all the provinces of King Ahasuerus to lay hands on those who sought their harm. And no one could withstand them, because fear of them fell upon all people. And all the officials of the provinces, the satraps, the governors, and all those doing the king’s work, helped the Jews, because the fear of Mordecai fell upon them.

When Jesus is in my situation, Jesus is enough!

Today the Lord wants us to know this, whatever we are going through, Jesus has the first and final word! He is more than enough! See Christ! Christ is enough!

Whatever you are going through, Christ is enough!

We don’t have to be worried angry or stress!

Come boldly to Jesus because Jesus is enough! Believe simply because Jesus is enough!
We just rest and looking unto Jesus, the Author and Perfecter of our faith!

Jesus is enough.

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