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Sunday, September 20, 2020
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Last Words from an Old Dying Man: – Get the Last Message from Late Dr. Morris Cerullo before His passing on July 10th, 2020 in a 1 hour, 3 minutes’ video + decide if you a nominal Christian or a Disciple of Christ in a 10 minutes’ video by Allen Parr + Daily Sample Prayer Inviting the Holy Spirit to Lead You in Life Endeavor
Dear Friends, we are back from our retreat and we appreciate you all for your prayers and support. The Lord bless you all indeed in the mighty name of Jesus Christ, Amen
During the retreat, we covered the 1st, 2nd and 3rd book of Enoch, the Assumption of Moses, The Complete history of the Jews by the Historian Josephus and we are documenting what God said, what do I perceive of it and what am I going to do about it and we will field them in subsequent series, God willing.
We had an appreciation for the 1st book of Enoch which was discovered and recovered from Ethiopia. It is more authentic and brings the bible full circle, giving further details and clarity to the events of the bible in the old and the new. The 2nd book of Enoch picked up in Belgrade (Slovakia) had Gnostic influence. While the 3rd from Hebrew-Israel had a huge Cabala Cult influence. I will encourage you to read 1st book of Enoch if you can. Thank God for Africa for preserving this record intact!
Our Scripture today for our meditation is John 14. Read and Meditate on it, especially the words of Jesus Christ by asking the Holy Spirit to Speak to you and what you must do with the message so discerned from this scripture so that you can receive the blessings that accrue because we are getting into an uncharted territory where we need conviction as to who we are and whose we are based on what the Lord is showing us in the realm of the spirit as disclosed during the week via this link.
We cannot run with our pastor’s conviction or our bishop’s convictions or our father’s convictions or our mother’s convictions or denominational convictions. We will have to run with our own inner convictions. My prayer for any Christian who names the name of Christ is to have personal encounter with the living Christ. A time is coming and now is when whatever we stand on will be tested. Jesus Christ said EVERYONE will be salted by fire in Mark 9:49.
Decide if you a nominal Christian or a Disciple of Christ in a 10 minutes’ video by Allen Parr:
Lets watch Allen Parr’s presentation of who is a disciple via this link
Get the Last Message from Late Dr. Morris Cerullo before His passing on July 10th 2020 in a 1 hour, 3 minutes’ video:
I also like us to watch the 1 hour last sermon from an old prophet and apostle who passed on 2 months ago at age 88 via this link
Daily Sample Prayer Inviting the Holy Spirit to Lead You in Life Endeavor
Looking at my life, I realize that sometimes, I can just get overwhelmed with life that it just becomes difficult to package or marshal my partitions during prayer and what has helped me over the years is to write down my prayers and as I pray over them, I can expand on it. This is a sample I follow morning and evening, fill free to follow, adapt it to your own particular circumstance and situation. It is a prayer asking the Holy Spirit to invade every area of your life. He is waiting for your invitation to act. Nothing happens until you do.. God says draw near to me and I will draw near to you( James 4:8, Jeremiah 29:12-14..the initiative to get the ball rolling is your call not His..Lets go to the sample personal prayer inviting the Holy Spirit to invade every area of your life
The Sample Prayer
Come, Holy Spirit, divine creator, the true light and fountain of wisdom and understanding.
Pour forth your brilliance upon my intellect, dissipate the darkness which covers me, that of sin and ignorance.
Grant me a penetrating mind to understand, a retentive memory, method and ease in learning, the lucidity to comprehend, and abundant grace in expressing myself.
Guide me into the wealth and depth of an unending source of your knowledge and understanding of You and why You do what You do so that I can experience this in my life and pass the knowledge and understanding to Your people who are willing to understand that will bring about a revival in us all that endures.
Guide the beginning of my work and walk with You, direct its progress, and bring it to successful completion.
Guide me into the path and ability to create and manage wealth in my spirit, my soul, my body and all around me and a heart that desires to help others in need of such wealth.
Teach me and lead me into an unending source of supply for sustenance that endures.
Guide me in creative ways in persuasion in righteous and holy living via available platforms and channels that you make available to me.
Continue to open my spiritual eyes to see what You desire me to see, hear what You desire me to hear, perceive what You desire me to perceive and a discerning and wise heart to act upon what You desire me to act upon.
Grant me wisdom and understanding to manage my life, my family, my relationships, my ministry You granted unto me to a fruitful completion in sound and perfect health.
All these I ask through Jesus Christ, true God and true man, living and reigning with You and the Father, forever and ever, AMEN.
Now, lets take our scripture for today John 14
The Passion Translation
Jesus Comforts His Disciples
14 “Don’t worry or surrender to your fear.[a] For you’ve believed in God, now trust and believe in me also.[b] 2 My Father’s house has many dwelling places.[c] If it were otherwise, I would tell you plainly, because I go[d] to prepare a place for you to rest. 3 And when everything is ready, I will come back and take[e] you to myself so that you will be where I am. 4 And you already know the way to the place where I’m going.”[f]
5 Thomas said to him, “Master, we don’t know where you’re going, so how could we know the way there?”
6 Jesus explained, “I am the Way, I am the Truth,[g] and I am the Life. No one comes next to the Father[h] except through union with me.[i] To know me is to know my Father too. 7 And from now on you will realize that you have seen him and experienced him.”
8 Philip spoke up, “Lord, show us the Father, and that will be all that we need!”
9 Jesus replied, “Philip, I’ve been with you all this time and you still don’t know who I am? How could you ask me to show you the Father, for anyone who has looked at me has seen the Father. 10 Don’t you believe that the Father is living in me and that I am living in the Father? Even my words are not my own but come from my Father, for he lives in me and performs his miracles of power through me. 11 Believe that I live as one with my Father and that my Father lives as one with me—or at least, believe because of the mighty miracles I have done.
12 “I tell you this timeless truth: The person who follows me in faith, believing in me, will do the same mighty miracles that I do—even greater miracles than these because I go to be with my Father! 13 For I will do whatever you ask me to do when you ask me in my name. And that is how the Son will show what the Father is really like and bring glory to him. 14 Ask me anything in my name, and I will do it for you!”
Jesus Prophesies about the Holy Spirit
15 “Loving me empowers you to obey my commands.[j] 16–17 And I will ask the Father and he will give you another[k] Savior,[l] the Holy Spirit of Truth, who will be to you a friend just like me—and he will never leave you. The world won’t receive him because they can’t see him or know him. But you will know him intimately, because he will make his home in you and will live inside you.[m]
18 “I promise that I will never leave you helpless or abandon you as orphans—I will come back to you![n] 19 Soon I will leave this world and they will see me no longer, but you will see me, because I will live again, and you will come alive too. 20 So when that day comes, you will know that I am living in the Father and that you are one with me, for I will be living in you. 21 Those who truly love me are those who obey my commands. Whoever passionately loves me will be passionately loved by my Father. And I will passionately love you in return and will manifest my life within you.”
22 Then one of the disciples named Judas[o] (not Judas Iscariot) said, “Lord, why is it you will only reveal your identity to us and not to everyone?”
23 Jesus replied, “Loving me empowers you to obey my word.[p] And my Father will love you so deeply that we will come to you and make you our dwelling place. 24 But those who don’t love me will not obey my words. The Father did not send me to speak my own revelation, but the words of my Father. 25 I am telling you this while I am still with you. 26 But when the Father sends the Spirit of Holiness, the One like me who sets you free,[q] he will teach you all things in my name. And he will inspire you to remember every word that I’ve told you.
27 “I leave the gift of peace with you—my peace. Not the kind of fragile peace given by the world, but my perfect peace. Don’t yield to fear or be troubled in your hearts—instead, be courageous![r] 28 “Remember what I’ve told you, that I must go away, but I promise to come back to you. So if you truly love me, you will be glad for me, since I’m returning to my Father, who is greater than I. 29 So when all of these things happen, you will still trust and cling to me. 30 I won’t speak with you much longer, for the ruler of this dark world[s] is coming. But he has no power over me, for he has nothing to use against me. 31 I am doing exactly what the Father destined for me to accomplish,[t] so that the world will discover how much I love my Father. Now come with me.”
Monday Ogwuojo Ogbe
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