This evening I would like to preach to you out of Galatians chapter 1 starting with verse 6. Galatians 1:6 I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting him who called you in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel— 7 not that there is another one, but there are some who trouble you and want to distort the gospel of Christ. 8 But even if we or an angel from heaven should preach to you a gospel contrary to the one we preached to you, let him be accurse
It’s not about being insulting to others; it’s about being offensive and insulting to the kingdom of darkness. 1 John 3:8 says that “Jesus came to destroy the works of the devil.” He then entrusted that to us when He went to be with God the Father. When thinking about that, concerning this dark world we live in, we the church should never be on defense; because who we are in Christ, we should always be in an offensive posture. When we accepted Christ, we moved from one king
Mercy Last week I spoke on Beatitudes briefly, because there is so much to them, but this week I want to focus on a bit of our discussion that we had, and focus on the word Mercy. Mercy is something I believe most of us want. When confrontation comes, we want mercy. Those of us who have come to Christ wants mercy. But at times giving mercy can be a hard thing. But for those of us who are in Christ, mercy must be evident in our lives. As one of the beatitudes, it is a st
Matthew 5:1,” When he saw the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and after he sat down, his disciples came to him. 2 Then he began to teach them, saying: The Beatitudes 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,
for the kingdom of heaven is theirs.
4 Blessed are those who mourn,
for they will be comforted.
5 Blessed are the humble,
for they will inherit the earth.
6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,
for they will be filled.
7 Blessed are the merciful