'Christ' Tagged Posts (Page 2)

'Christ' Tagged Posts (Page 2)

Leadership Development

KNOWING GOD AND TRUSTING HIM ALONE

Leadership Development (August 25, 2020) KNOWING GOD AND TRUSTING HIM ALONE Psalms 16:1,2; 17:6-8; 18:2,30; 19:7-9; 20:6,7; 21:6,7 The central theme in these Psalms is trusting the Lord. The Psalms give us real spiritual insights into relationship with God, with one another, fulfilling the calling that God has given us and who ministers ought to be. The word “trust” is mentioned repeatedly in these psalms and reveals an indispensable criterion for a minister’s significance in life and ministry. What the…
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THE POST-RESURRECTION APPEARANCES OF THE RISEN CHRIST

Monday Bible Study (24th August, 2020) THE POST-RESURRECTION APPEARANCES OF THE RISEN CHRIST Mark 16:9-14   The resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ is central, pivotal, foundational as well as fundamental to the gospel of our salvation. The word “appeared” mentioned in verses 9,12,14 and other Scripture references (Matthew 27:52,53; Luke 24:32-34; Acts 1:2,3; 9:17; 10:40,41; John 21:1,14; 1 Corinthians 15:4-8) shows that Christ actually appeared to His own disciples in His risen, glorified form. Although they did not believe…

FORSAKE THE FOOLISH AND FOLLOW AFTER RIGHTEOUSNESS

Sunday Worship Service (August 23rd, 2020) FORSAKE THE FOOLISH AND FOLLOW AFTER RIGHTEOUSNESS              Psalms 14; 53; Proverbs 9:6; 1 Timothy 6:11; Psalm 15   The Lord wants those who desire a happy, healthy and satisfactory life on earth to forsake the foolish who “hath said in his heart, There is no God” and “follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness”. It is essential that we forsake the foolish and follow after righteousness if we hope to experience the…
Leadership Development

THE CHALLENGING MINISTRY OF TRANSFORMING FOOLS FOR HEAVEN

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT MEETING (AUGUST 18, 2020) THE CHALLENGING MINISTRY OF TRANSFORMING FOOLS FOR HEAVEN Psalms 14,15 & 53 Ministers and preachers have the challenging ministry of transforming people (fools) for heaven. “The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, THERE IS NONE THAT DOETH GOOD”. This is another way of saying ‘all have sinned and come short of the glory of God’. If all are fools and show foolishness…

GOD’S GIFT OF A GOOD, GODLY FAMILY

Sunday Worship Service (15nd August 2020) GOD’S GIFT OF A GOOD, GODLY FAMILY Genesis 2:18,21-24; Proverbs 19:14; Matthew 19:4-6; Ephesians 5:28-33 The truth about the family is a foundational teaching in God’s word. In the beginning, God created only Adam. “And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him”. He made the woman, a companion that would be suitable for the man. He instituted marriage…
Leadership Development

THE DIVINELY REVEALED PATTERN FOR GODLY MINISTERS

Tuesday Leadership and Development Meeting (4th August 2020) THE DIVINELY REVEALED PATTERN FOR GODLY MINISTERS Bible Text; Titus 2:7-10; Hebrews 8:5,6 Paul the apostle appointed Titus to oversee and strengthen the gospel work in the province of Crete. Now, he instructs him to show himself “In all things… a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity”. This admonition is particularly for ministers who oversee the people of God. They must show themselves as examples in all things…
Monday Bible Study

SO GREAT SALVATION THROUGH HIS GREAT SUFFERING

SO GREAT SALVATION THROUGH HIS GREAT SUFFERING Mark 15:33-41 Christ had a great suffering to be our Substitute, Saviour, sin-Bearer and final Sacrifice for everyone. John the Baptist had said, by the Spirit of God, “Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world”. To achieve that, Christ became the sacrificial, suffering, slain and smitten Lamb. Through His great suffering, we earned His great salvation.   Point One: THE MYSTERY OF HIS SAYINGS ON THE CROSS…

ABUNDANT GRACE FROM GOD FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS

Sunday Worship Service (2nd August 2020) ABUNDANT GRACE FROM GOD FOR PERSECUTED CHRISTIANS Bible Text; 1 Peter 4:12-19; Acts 11:26 Christians have abundant grace from God that is sufficient to make them go through persecution. Therefore, we should “rejoice, inasmuch as [we] are partakers of Christ’s sufferings; that, when his glory shall be revealed, [we] may be glad also with exceeding joy”. A Christian is one who has turned away from sin to the Saviour, believes in the Lord Jesus…
Leadership Development

GOD’S SUSTAINING POWER FOR PERSECUTED SAINTS

Leadership Development 28th July 2020 GOD’S SUSTAINING POWER FOR PERSECUTED SAINTS 1 Peter 4:12-19; Proverbs 19:2: Acts 9:16; John 16:4; 1 Thessalonians 3:3,4; 2 Timothy 3:12; 1 Peter 4:12-19 Trials and persecutions are common to saints of God. “Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you…” When trials, persecutions, difficulties and challenges come because of our calling and ministry, we should not see it as a “strange thing”. We should not think we are…
Monday Bible Study

Study 36 – CHRIST’S IRREFUTABLE REVELATION ON MAN’S FUTURE

Gleans from Monday Bible Study with Pastor (Dr) W.F Kumuyi. DLBC Old Isolo 9th December 2019
 Study 36 – CHRIST’S IRREFUTABLE REVELATION ON MAN’S FUTURE Text – Mark 9:42-49; Matthew 24:35; 17:5; Acts 3:22-23 
 The words of our Lord Jesus Christ are weighty, have eternal, unending effect, abide and remain, though heaven and earth may pass away. They are final faithful and full Gospel and Revelation that the Heavenly Father has for us and has given us. No other…
Monday Bible Study

Study 35 – CHRIST’S PERPETUAL INSTRUCTION FOR HEAVEN-WARD PILGRIMS (2)

Point 2. THE CONSTANT INCREASE OF SELF-FORGETTING FAITHFULNESS Mark 9:33-37; Matthew 18:1-4; Luke 22:24-27; Philippians 2:3-5,25,30; Acts 20:24 This is a kind of faithfulness that makes you forget yourself, your joy, happiness, ambition, and you are not in any rivalry with Christ. This is what God requires from us, and those are the people that will increase, make progress, be promoted, and go higher and deeper with the Lord. Your faithfulness comes to an acceptable level in the sight of…
Monday Bible Study

Study 35 – CHRIST’S PERPETUAL INSTRUCTION FOR HEAVEN-WARD PILGRIMS (1)

Gleans from Monday Bible Study with Pastor (Dr) W.F Kumuyi. DLBC Old Isolo 2nd December 2019
 Study 35 – CHRIST’S PERPETUAL INSTRUCTION FOR HEAVEN-WARD PILGRIMS Text – Mark 9:30-41 
 “But they held their peace: for by the way they had disputed among themselves, who should be the greatest.” (Mark 9:34). The Lord Jesus Christ had been speaking to his disciples about His betrayal, death, burial and that after the third day He would rise again.  They did not think…
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