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Do Not Seek Great Things for Yourself II
Sun, Oct 13, 2019
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Seeking great things for oneself is a mark of improper or selfish ambition that does not honour God and is ultimately, destructive. Very few passages in the Bible illustrate its destructive power as I Kings 1 and 2, which deal with the attempt of Adonijah, the fourth son of David and next-in-line to the throne, to succeed David as King of Israel. Even though his father was not yet dead, he was ready to take his place, be exalted as king, and get the coronation party started. He prepared for himself chariots and horsemen and got Joab, David’s former right hand man and commander, and Abiathar, the former high priest to follow him and help him. But where did Adonijah’s selfish ambition come from?
Divine Elevation of the Nation
Sun, Sep 01, 2019
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The Word that God has spoken for the divine elevation of a nation is in Proverbs 14:34: “Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.” What, then, is righteousness? Righteousness is understood in two ways in the Bible: First it refers to the standing of those who are God’s people by means of the imputation of His righteousness that is credited to them at the moment of salvation (Gen. 15:6; Rom. 4:1-5).  God’s righteousness is given as a gift by means of faith, “to the one who does not work, but believes in Him who justifies the ungodly (Rom 4:5; cf. Rom. 3:24; 5:17; 2 Cor. 5:21; Phil. 3:9). 
Sun, Aug 11, 2019
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The word, ‘lifted’ (or to lift) means: to move or raise something or someone to a higher position or condition, to rise up from the ground, to raise in rank, condition or position, to put an end to a blockade or siege
Divine Elevation of the Church IV
Sun, Jul 28, 2019
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The early believers were devoted to the breaking of bread. The question that immediately comes to mind is this: Why? The obvious answer from the Gospel account of the institution of the Lord’s Supper is that Jesus commanded it.
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