Aug 29, 2017
UPWORDS - Spirit Filled - 1 John 3:24, 4:13
Presence of the Spirit
The Spirit is a litmus test for salutations
Romans 8:9 - However, you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. But if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Him.
Aug 23, 2017
1 John 3:4-10 UW = Sanctification
A decreasing pattern of sinning and an increasing pattern of living righteousness.
7 Realizations of our Sainthood
1. Realize you are a Saint
Romans 1:7 1 Corinthians 1:2 Colossians 1:2 Jude 1:3
Called to be saints
Adopted by the King = 1 John 3:1...
Aug 16, 2017
1 Corinthians 13 UW = Love
Chapter 11 = Communion-Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.
Chapter 12 = Unity/Diversity-Each one to do their part
Chapter 13 = Congregational Love-Members be committed to one another
Verses 1-3 = Essential to Love
Verses 4-7 = Explanation of...
Aug 8, 2017
I John 2:7-11, 3;14-18, 4:7-11, 4:20-21
The Paramount evidence of our spiritual rebirth is LOVE.
Four Nonnegotiables on Love
Old and New
*Love for others is a Mandate ~ Command
Somebody is going to die
Other Gospels = Matthew 16:24-26, Luke 14:25-27, Mark 8:34-35
Who will it...
Aug 1, 2017
I John 2:28 - 3:3 / UPwords 6 = Futurist
Futurist = Someone with a focus, preoccupation, or fixation on future events.
Jesus is Coming Again = Acts 1:9-11, 1 Corinthians 11:26
Our Responses to the Second Coming reveal much about our understanding and acceptance of Salvation!
Consider your Disposition v. 28
How do you...