These are the sermon notes for a number of messages.
You can dowload the messages on the Series page.
We have great possibilities in our prayer.James 5:17-18
What stops our prayer from being effective?
Disobedient to the WordDeuteronomy 28:1
"Raised up prophets"John 14:15,21
Strife1 Peter 3:7
No understanding of our RighteousnessHebrews 4:16
There is power in partnership!
"Fellowship" - koinonia - partnership
What partnership is Paul referring too?Philippians 4:3
"true yokefellow" - suzugos
sood'-zoo-gos - co-yoked
co-workers - dedicated their time to Paul's ministry.
Prayer partners - Philippians 4:6
Financial support - Philippians 4:10-Philippians 1:5
Partakers - sugkoinonos
From G4862 and G2844; a co-participant: - companion, partake (-r, -r with).Read Amplified Version 1 Samuel 30:8- Verse 21-25 1 Samuel 25:13 Romans 10:13-15
To fully understand righteousness we have to grasp the reality that we are a new man!
The person we used to be no longer exists at all.2 Corinthians 5:17 Galatians 6:15
The outward rules of man mean nothing concerning righteousness.Ephesians 4:23+24
We have to drastically change our thinking to understand our righteousness.Romans 12:2+3
If we are going to prove the will of God we have to renew our mind.Joel 2:23
Former rain moderately - teachers of righteousness.
God promise that in the last days He is sending teachers of righteousness.Titus 3:5
Not by any works you have done.Ephesians 2:13-15
God made of your old man one new man.Ephesians 4:24 Colossians 3:8-10
We have to put off the old man, that is our responsibility.
Put off - exercise will2 Corinthians 4:16
Our inward man is renewed.Mark 2:21-22
In order for us to be filled with the glory of God we have to have a revelation of being made a new man.Galatians 2:18-21
Our old man has died and now we live in Christ!
"putteth in the sickle"
This verse let's us know that the harvest takes work or a process to bring inGenesis 2:15
Dress - abad, aw-bad - to work
Keep - shamar, shaw-mar - to protect
It is obvious from this verse that even in the garden before the fall, man had a responsibility to work the harvestGenesis 1:26-28
God told man to be fruitful and multiply
How? Every herb bearing seed and dominionGenesis 8:22
Brought forth - paradidomi, par-ad-id'-o-mee - to surrender
If it is surrendered then that implies someone is holding it backJames 1:5 Romans 8:32
So it isn't God that holds it backJames 1:6-8 Luke 6:38
God is not going to rain down money to get it to you2 Peter 1:3
The 3 Steps
1) Don't talk to God about money
2) Command the devil to turn loose the funds
3) Loose angels to bring in the harvest
Don't talk to God about money2 Peter 1:3 Deuteronomy 8:18 Joshua 1:8
Command the devil to loose the fundsMatthew 12:29 Matthew 16:19
Loose the angels to bring in the harvestMatthew 13:39 Matthew 4:11 Hebrews 1:13-14
Gideon tries to blame God
Gideon can't do anything until he sees himself differentGenesis 1:26-27 Mark 9:14-24 Mark 5:25- Proverbs 23:7
So we see that there must be a change in what we think
Why do we fail?Galatians 6:9
What does God say about why you fail?1) Hosea 4:6 Romans 10:2
Sadly, this is where most Christians are2 Timothy 3:7 2 Peter 1:3-6 Proverbs 1:7 Ex; Romans 5:2-4 Proverbs 2:3-5 Proverbs 2:10-12 Proverbs 8:12 2 Chronicles 26:15 Proverbs 11:9 Proverbs 24:4
Without vision and knowledge you will get weary!
Have no root in themselvesLuke 1:37
3 Greek words
0u - absolute negative
Pas - all ,any
RhemaRomans 10:6-11 Ecclesiastes 8:4 2 Peter 1:19
Paul's Thorn2 Corinthians 12:7
Peter walks on waterMatthew 14:22
Peter had no time to develop the revelation and his faith had no stamina2 Corinthians 4:18 Joshua 1:8 Joshua 6:1- 1 Kings 17:2,8,
James - dog
Vision of healingJohn 8:32
The Word warns us many times not to be deceivedMatthew 24:1-5 Romans 16:17-20 Ephesians 5:6
There are many voices to listen toActs 17:1-4 Acts 17:10-13
There will always be things to take you off of the truth of the WordJoshua 1:8
that thou mayest observe <shamar> to hedge about (as with thorns), i.e. guard; generally, to protect, attend to
to do <`asah> to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application (as follows):--accomplish
We have to put a hedge around ourselvesJob 1:10 Ephesians 6:10-
The whole armor is the Word of GodMatthew 24:11-13 2 Thessalonians 2:3 2 John 1:1-7
The world's ways do not work in the Kingdom of GodLuke 16:8
"Foolish things of this world to confound the wise..."1 Corinthians 1:27 Galatians 6:3 Romans 12:3 1 Corinthians 8:2 2 Corinthians 3:5 James 1:22 Matthew 7:21 Luke 11:28 Romans 2:13 Deuteronomy 28:1 John 14:15
Famous last words... "I am doing everything that God said to do!"James 1:26 Matthew 12:37
It is more than just that Jesus isn't who He said He is but that you will doubt who God really is and what He can do.Genesis 3:1 2 Kings 19:10 2 Chronicles 32:15 Luke 4:1- Exodus 3:6 Exodus 3:13-14 "I AM THAT I AM"
2) Don't trust your Man of God2 Kings 18:29 2 Chronicles 32:15 Jeremiah 3:15 Ephesians 4:11 1 Corinthians 16:15-16 Hebrews 13:17
1 Peter 5:5 - Elder
1 Timothy 5:17 - Same word for elderHebrews 13:7 Hebrews 6:12
1) Evil Communication
A) Your words are powerful1 Corinthians 15:33-34 Proverbs 24:28 Job 6:24-26
We need a revelation of how powerful our words are!Job 27:3-6 Job 33:1-4
Job straightened his talk outPsalm 5:1-9 Psalm 34:13 Psalm 35:28 Psalm 38:1-3 Psalm 71:24
B) Bad Company1 Corinthians 5:6 Galatians 5:9 2 Timothy 2:15-18 2 Timothy 3:1-5 Romans 16:17
C) Evil Communications = unbeliefNumber 13:32 Number 14:36-37 Psalm 106:23-27
1) God will not be mockedGalatians 6:7 Malachi 3:13-14 Isaiah 59:1 Genesis 26:12-14 Mark 4:26- Galatians 6:7
Whatever you sow you will reapProverbs 18:24 Proverbs 11:25 Matthew 5:7 James 2:13
It is not enough just to not be deceived but you have to decide to walk in the truth2 John 1:4 3 John 1:3-4 James 1:22-25 Ephesians 1:13-23
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.Isaiah 5:13
You have to know thee truth in order to walk in it.John 8:31-32 2 Timothy 2:15