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Religious Quid Pro Quo

Religious Quid Pro Quo
I. Biblical ministry goes contrary to the theory, “You will catch more flies with honey than with vinegar.” 2TI 4:2; TIT 1:13; 2:15.
A. exhort: To admonish earnestly; to urge by stimulating words to conduct regarded as
laudable.
B. admonish: To put (a person) in mind of duties; to counsel against wrong practices; to give
authoritative or warning advice; to exhort, to warn.
C. rebuke: To beat down or force back; to repress or check (a person); to repulse; to reprove,
reprimand, chide severely.

Successful Christianity Now Part 2

Successful Christianity Now
I. This study sets forth the importance of not letting the past impede victory and progress in the present.
A. We do not live in the past and cannot change the past.
B. Decision-making is for the present and has implications for the future, not the past.
C. We do well to live in the present under the present law of Christ in this present evil
world. GAL1:4.
1. The past law of Moses served its purpose but could perfect nothing.
HEB 7:19; 9:9.
2. The entire law of the sinless future world is not the rule for us now.
LUK 20:34-36.

Successful Christianity Now Part 1

Successful Christianity Now
I. This study sets forth the importance of not letting the past impede victory and progress in the present.
A. We do not live in the past and cannot change the past.
B. Decision-making is for the present and has implications for the future, not the past.
C. We do well to live in the present under the present law of Christ in this present evil
world. GAL1:4.
1. The past law of Moses served its purpose but could perfect nothing.
HEB 7:19; 9:9.
2. The entire law of the sinless future world is not the rule for us now.
LUK 20:34-36.

On the Incarnation Part 2

On The Incarnation
I. Christ was conceived and born of a virgin in fulfillment of prophecy.
MAT 1:18-23 c/w ISA 7:14; LUK 1:26-38.
A. virgin: Eccl. An unmarried or chaste maiden or woman, distinguished for piety or steadfastness in religion, and regarded as having a special place among the members of the Christian church on account of these merits. 2. A woman (esp. a young woman) who is, or remains, in a state of inviolate chastity; an absolutely pure maiden or maid.

On the Incarnation Part 1

On The Incarnation
I. Christ was conceived and born of a virgin in fulfillment of prophecy.
MAT 1:18-23 c/w ISA 7:14; LUK 1:26-38.
A. virgin: Eccl. An unmarried or chaste maiden or woman, distinguished for piety or steadfastness in religion, and regarded as having a special place among the members of the Christian church on account of these merits. 2. A woman (esp. a young woman) who is, or remains, in a state of inviolate chastity; an absolutely pure maiden or maid.

Holidays Part 2

Holidays
holiday: A consecrated day, a religious festival. Now usually written Holy-day.
I. The keeping of religious holidays is virtually universal among the religions of this world.
A. Certain calendar days are deemed sacred or exalted above others and are deemed vital
aspects of the belief system. The deity is honored by their observance and dishonored by
their omission.
B. In pagan religions that took their cues from nature rather than from Scripture, the holy-

Holidays Part 1

Holidays
holiday: A consecrated day, a religious festival. Now usually written Holy-day.
I. The keeping of religious holidays is virtually universal among the religions of this world.
A. Certain calendar days are deemed sacred or exalted above others and are deemed vital
aspects of the belief system. The deity is honored by their observance and dishonored by
their omission.
B. In pagan religions that took their cues from nature rather than from Scripture, the holy-

Casting Down Imaginations

(2CO 10:3-5) For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;) Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;

1. The devil is waging war on our minds. 2CO 10:3-5; EPH 6:11-12
a. The devil wants you to believe lies, because he’s the father of them and he uses them to draw your worship. JOH 8:44; JOH 4:24 c/w 1CO 10:20

The Basic Gospel

The Plan of Salvation: the Basic Gospel

*All scriptures taken from the King James Version 1611.

Someone professes Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour. Why do we need a saviour? What do we need saving from?

I Our problem: sin and death.
A. All have sinned.
(Romans 3:23) - For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;
B. The penalty of sin is death.
(Romans 6:23a) - For the wages of sin is death;
C. Adam's sin brought sin and death to all mankind.

The Lifting Up of the Lord Jesus Christ

The Lifting Up of the Lord Jesus Christ
I. Three times in the Gospel of John Christ prophesied of the manner of His death as being lifted up.
A. In JOH 3:14, Christ drew a parallel to Moses’ lifting up of the serpent in the wilderness.
c/w NUM 21:8-9.
1. The lifted up serpent was by the order of God, as was the death of Christ.
2. Inasmuch as the serpent speaks of the curse of death from sin, so Christ would die
under the curse of sin. 2CO 5:21.
B. In JOH 8:28, Christ said to the Pharisees, “...When ye have lifted up the Son of man...”

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