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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!

The Power of Right Believing Part 2

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!!

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