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The Making of a Diamond – Pt.2 PPHC 6-14-06 - James 1:1-6 A diamond is one of the most expensive and precious of gems. Do you know how a diamond is made? It starts with a piece of coal, just like this. How could this piece of coal ever become a diamond? Deep in the earth, extreme pressure and time compresses…
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Intro We are working through a section in our statement of faith that focuses on the person of Jesus Christ. Again, for review, when we say the person of Jesus Christ, we mean: undiminished deity and perfect humanity in one person forever. The portion reads as follows: 5. /That Jesus Christ is the Son…
Delivered to Dwell
The opening books of the Bible contain very much more than an inspired history of events that happened thousands of years ago: they are filled with reminders and illustrations of the great doctrines of our faith which are set forth categorically in the New Testament epistles. Thus “ whatsoever things…
32 They went to a place called Gethsemane, and Jesus said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.” 33 He took Peter, James and John along with him, and he began to be deeply distressed and troubled. 34 “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death,” he said to them. “Stay here and keep…
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Jesus Christ suffered on behalf of his people, showing both the reality of his human nature, and the extent of his love for humanity. Those sufferings reached their climax in the sufferings of Jesus Christ upon the cross, through which God chose to redeem the world.
Literature of the Bible
OT / NT Overview Types of Biblical Genres Intro Biblical Narrative Elements of Biblical narratives Types of Biblical narratives
I). UNDERSTANDING WHAT SOLD OUT MEANS. a). Do the Hokey Pokey. b). Real Worship happens when We Offer Ourselves Completely to God. II). WE ARE SOLD OUT TO JESUS BECAUSE OF HIS MERCIES. a). God's Mercy Should move us. b). It is a Natural Human response to give ourselves to Him. c). You have to be AWARE of His Mercy, III). WE ARE SOLD OUT, OFFER YOU AS A LIVING SACRIFICE. a). O.T. Worshipper offered animal sacrifice, N.T. offered Themselves. b). There were only two Living Sacrifices mentioned in scripture. 1. Issacc. 2. Jesus c). A Living Sacrifice is ALIVE and ACTIVE. Sold Out for Jesus. IV). WE DEMONSTRATE OUR COMMITMENT. a). We Refuse to conform to this World and it's thinking. b). Our Thinking is Reshaped by the word and we Obey it. c). The only way this can happen to us is if we are Sold out to Him. V). CONCLUSION: Are you Sold out for Jesus?