Spiritual Growth


20
Oct 2019

FINISH In The Spirit And Power Of Pentecost October 20, 2019 By Bishop Raymond Burch See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children, and that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we are God’s children because they don’t know him. Dear friends, we are already God’s children, but he has not yet shown us what we will be like when Christ appears. 1 John 3:1-2 But we do know that we will be like him, for we......

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13
Oct 2019

SEVEN STEPS OF FAITH Oct 13, 2019 4. RECEIVE Ephesians 3:20 “Now Glory be to GOD! By his mighty power at work with in us, HE is able to accomplish infinitely more than we would ever dare to ask or hope. 5. SPEAK IT! There are 2 ways of reproducing…. A. Biological B. Speak it into Existence Isaiah 55:11 “It is the same with my word. I send it out, and it always produces fruit. It will accomplish all I want it to, and it will prosper everywhere I send it” 6. SEE IT Acts 3:4-6 4”Peter and......

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06
Oct 2019

SEVEN STEPS OF FAITH Oct 6, 2019 Hebrews 11:1 (NIV) 11 Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Faith is Action • Faith cannot be perfected, If there is a way out. • If there is no way out, that’s when faith is perfected. 1. DESIRE God says…. What do you want? Psalm 37:4 “Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you your heart’s desire. 2. DECISION A sound mind or a made-up mind. 2. Corinthians 13:5 “Examine yourself to see if your faith is really genuine. Test yourself,......

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29
Sep 2019

SHOW US YOUR GLORY By Jackie Holness Exodus 33:18-19 (NKJV) 18 And he said, “Please, show me Your glory.” 19 Then He said, “I will make all My goodness pass before you, and I will proclaim the name of the Lord before you. I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.” MAINTAINING THE PRESENCE OF GOD Revelation 21:1-4(NKJV) Now I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away. Also there was......

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15
Sep 2019

Because of Christ, it is possible. Yes! – You Can Do It Phil. 4: 13“I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me”. I. For with God: “All things are possible”Matt 19:26 NIV“With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Two reasons why: 1. Because God is “All powerful” 2. Because God is “All knowing”Second, Paul always believe that… II. For him who Believes: “Everything is possible” Mark 9:23“‘If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for him who believes.” A. Faith is the key B. Have Faith in......

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08
Sep 2019

JUST STAND, DO ALL YOU CAN. 1 Corinthians 16:13-14 Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love. (NLT) A. BE ON YOUR GUARD: 1. FOR CHRIST’S COMING Matthew 24:42 “So, you, too, must keep watch! For you don’t know what day your Lord is coming.” (NLT) 2. THAT YOU ENTER NOT INTO TEMPTATION Matthew 26:41 Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak!”(NLT) 3. THAT YOU MAY BE WORTHY......

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01
Sep 2019

WHY WE NEED A RIGHT PERSPECTIVE EWOC – September 1,2019 Hebrews 12:2 (HCSB) 2 keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that lay before Him endured a cross and despised the shame and has sat down at the right hand of God’s throne. Hebrews 12:2 (NKJV) 2 looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God 1. About People Matthew 22:37-39 (NLT) 37 Jesus replied, “‘You must love the Lord your God with all......

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25
Aug 2019

HOW TO OVERCOME FRUSTRATIONS 1 Peter 5:10  (NLT) 10 In his kindness God called you to share in his eternal glory by means of Christ Jesus. So after you have suffered a little while, he will restore, support, and strengthen you, and he will place you on a firm foundation. 1. Delay Action On Big Decision Psalm 27:14 (NLT) 14 Wait patiently for the Lord.Be strong and courageous.Yes, wait patiently for the Lord. 2. Devote More Time For Jesus James 4:8 (NIV) 8 Come near to God and he will come near to you…………. 3. Do God’s Work Diligently 2 Corinthians......

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18
Aug 2019

Why Worry If You Can Be HappyEWOC – 8.18.2019Why Worry When You Can TrustStatistics shows:– 40 % of things people worry never happens.– 30% of worry is about past events about which we can do nothing.– 10% deals with little value of importance.– 8% of what we worry about is related to a legitimate concern.– 12% do not worry. What worry does to a person – worry brings Stress…What percent of America is stressed?63% The percentage of Americans who say the future of the nation is a significant source of stress. That’s higher than the percentage who......

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18
Aug 2019

Revelation 3:20 (NLT) 20 “Look! (Here I am) I stand at the door and knock. If you hear my voice and open the door, I will come in, and we will share a meal together as friends. 1. The First Special I Will Is To All Believers Matthew 4:19 (NLT) 19 Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!” Jesus is saying: Give me your life as a yielded vessel and I Will make you what I desire you to be. 2. The Second I Will Relates......

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