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How to Evangelize

Romans: 10:9-10 If you declare with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. 10. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.

Notes from 2 Corinthians 12:11-21

The beauty of the body of Christ is that we are not condemning each other.
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Paul is telling the Corinthian Churches that they should support him. But he didn't get the support from them.

2 Corinthians: 12:11-12
I have made a fool of myself, but you drove me to it. I ought to have been commended by you, for I am not in the least inferior to the "super-apostles," even though I am nothing. I persevered in demonstrating among you the marks of a true apostle, including signs, wonders and miracles.
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Whatever your situation whether if your pastor or church goer, Wheu have relationship Christ then you're special.

Christians without Christ = "I am nothing"
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Strength in Grace and Witness from 2 Corinthians 12:10

2 Corinthians 12:10 New International Version (NIV)
10 That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Weakness and Trials from 2 Corinthians 11:16

Psalm 78:41-72 New International Version (NIV)
41 Again and again they put God to the test;
they vexed the Holy One of Israel.
42 They did not remember his power—
the day he redeemed them from the oppressor,
43 the day he displayed his signs in Egypt,
his wonders in the region of Zoan.
44 He turned their river into blood;
they could not drink from their streams.
45 He sent swarms of flies that devoured them,
and frogs that devastated them.
46 He gave their crops to the grasshopper,
their produce to the locust.
47 He destroyed their vines with hail
and their sycamore-figs with sleet.
48 He gave over their cattle to the hail,
their livestock to bolts of lightning.
49 He unleashed against them his hot anger,
his wrath, indignation and hostility—
a band of destroying angels.
50 He prepared a path for his anger;
he did not spare them from death
but gave them over to the plague.
51 He struck down all the firstborn of Egypt,
the firstfruits…

We Have To Be Genuine from 2 Corinthians 11:7-15

Psalm 78:17-56 New International Version (NIV)
17 But they continued to sin against him,
rebelling in the wilderness against the Most High.
18 They willfully put God to the test
by demanding the food they craved.
19 They spoke against God;
they said, “Can God really
spread a table in the wilderness?
20 True, he struck the rock,
and water gushed out,
streams flowed abundantly,
but can he also give us bread?
Can he supply meat for his people?”
21 When the Lord heard them, he was furious;
his fire broke out against Jacob,
and his wrath rose against Israel,
22 for they did not believe in God
or trust in his deliverance.
23 Yet he gave a command to the skies above
and opened the doors of the heavens;
24 he rained down manna for the people to eat,
he gave them the grain of heaven.
25 Human beings ate the bread of angels;
he sent them all the food they could eat.
26 He let loose the east wind from the heavens
and by his power made the s…

Notes taken from 2 Corinthians 11:1-6

2 Corinthians 11:1-6 New International Version (NIV)
Paul and the False Apostles
11 I hope you will put up with me in a little foolishness. Yes, please put up with me! 2 I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy. I promised you to one husband, to Christ, so that I might present you as a pure virgin to him. 3 But I am afraid that just as Eve was deceived by the serpent’s cunning, your minds may somehow be led astray from your sincere and pure devotion to Christ. 4 For if someone comes to you and preaches a Jesus other than the Jesus we preached, or if you receive a different spirit from the Spirit you received, or a different gospel from the one you accepted, you put up with it easily enough.

5 I do not think I am in the least inferior to those “super-apostles.”[a] 6 I may indeed be untrained as a speaker, but I do have knowledge. We have made this perfectly clear to you in every way.

We Don't Look At The Surface from 2 Corinthians 10:7-,12

Psalm 75[a]
For the director of music. To the tune of “Do Not Destroy.” A psalm of Asaph. A song.
1 We praise you, God,
we praise you, for your Name is near;
people tell of your wonderful deeds.

2 You say, “I choose the appointed time;
it is I who judge with equity.
3 When the earth and all its people quake,
it is I who hold its pillars firm.[b]
4 To the arrogant I say, ‘Boast no more,’
and to the wicked, ‘Do not lift up your horns.[c]
5 Do not lift your horns against heaven;
do not speak so defiantly.’”

6 No one from the east or the west
or from the desert can exalt themselves.
7 It is God who judges:
He brings one down, he exalts another.
8 In the hand of the Lord is a cup
full of foaming wine mixed with spices;
he pours it out, and all the wicked of the earth
drink it down to its very dregs.

9 As for me, I will declare this forever;
I will sing praise to the God of Jacob,
10 who says, “I will cut off the horns of all the wicked,
but t…

God Never Fails from 2 Corinthians 10:1-6

Psalm 74
A maskil[a] of Asaph.
1 O God, why have you rejected us forever?
Why does your anger smolder against the sheep of your pasture?
2 Remember the nation you purchased long ago,
the people of your inheritance, whom you redeemed—
Mount Zion, where you dwelt.
3 Turn your steps toward these everlasting ruins,
all this destruction the enemy has brought on the sanctuary.

4 Your foes roared in the place where you met with us;
they set up their standards as signs.
5 They behaved like men wielding axes
to cut through a thicket of trees.
6 They smashed all the carved paneling
with their axes and hatchets.
7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground;
they defiled the dwelling place of your Name.
8 They said in their hearts, “We will crush them completely!”
They burned every place where God was worshiped in the land.

9 We are given no signs from God;
no prophets are left,
and none of us knows how long this will be.
10 How long will the enemy mock y…

We Need to Serve with a Honest Heart from 2 Corinthians 8:16-24

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Paul was very sincere. What do they do to the church that are in need?
They will help by building funds.

How did Titus serve God?
Titus serve our God with the listening ear.
He serve God with much enthusiasm, passion and zealousness.
He serve God with initiative.

How do you serve the Lord?

On the area of money, make sure that person is worthy and know the background and character.

We LIVE By Faith Not By Sight from 2 Corinthians 5:6-10

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We have the Holy Spirit to guarantee us that we are own by the LORD.

John 14:1-3
1 "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me.
2 In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you.
3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.
Paul's life gave Him the confidence to work on his ministry.
if we are not confident, then we need to be refresh by His word.

Philippians 3:20-21
But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ,
who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be like his glorious body.
We live by faith not by sight.
2 Corinthians 5:8 We are confident, I say, and would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord.
Sometimes we are to focus on many things Not By Fa…

We Have Our Dwelling Place from 2 Corinthians

Psalm 63

A psalm of David. When he was in the Desert of Judah.

1 You, God, are my God,
earnestly I seek you;
I thirst for you,
my whole being longs for you,
in a dry and parched land
where there is no water.

2 I have seen you in the sanctuary
and beheld your power and your glory.
3 Because your love is better than life,
my lips will glorify you.
4 I will praise you as long as I live,
and in your name I will lift up my hands.
5 I will be fully satisfied as with the richest of foods;
with singing lips my mouth will praise you.

6 On my bed I remember you;
I think of you through the watches of the night.
7 Because you are my help,
I sing in the shadow of your wings.
8 I cling to you;
your right hand upholds me.

9 Those who want to kill me will be destroyed;
they will go down to the depths of the earth.
10 They will be given over to the sword
and become food for jackals.

11 But the king will rejoice in God;
all who swear by God will glory…

"He Will Deliver Us" from 1 Corinthians 1-11

Paul was being attack my false prophets. He was stoned to death. And, suffered blindness but was healed. God will continue to deliver us.

We have to interpret on observance of the contents of Paul situation.

If we compare our lives, from sufferings today to the situation of Jesus' disciples, our trials are momentary. Our persecution today are light.

Consider others better than yourself. Not to be selfish of our time.

Hardship - trouble and tribulation. actual physical pressure.

Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is--his good, pleasing and perfect will.
Romans 12:1

Whatever we are experiencing right now Christ has experience it.

"I am the vine; you are the branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. ~ John 15:5

Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, b…

"The Gospel Is Powerful" from 1 Thessalonians 1-10

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Happy 14th Church Anniversary!And Zion Tariman baby Dedication.

chapter 1 focus in the Gospel.
Our church is preserve by God's grace.
Grace is something given to us that we do not deserve.
We have many offenses to God - He doesn't only forgives us but also saved us.
He surpasses all understanding when we experience God's Grace.

One Week Prayer Schedule on:
Sunday for immediate family.Monday for your friendsTuesday for ministryWednesday for the leaders.Thursday for classmates and co-workers.Friday for your neighbors.Saturday for your relatives.

"Do Everything In Love" from 1 Corinthians 16:1-24

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Today is one of our churchmate birthday!
And, baby dedication of Josiah Adonairam Cada, son of Luke Cada and Abigail Cada.
Now, for my notes in today's service:

Give because you love, and without string attached.
Not just tithes and offering, but in everything.

On the first day of every week, each one of you should set aside a sum of money in keeping with his income, saving it up, so that when I come no collections will have to be made.
1 Corinthians 16:2
Looking back to what Paul said we should give in Love.
Romans 12:13 (NIV)
13 Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.

Hebrews 6:10 (NIV)
10 God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them.

1 John 3:17 (NIV)
17 If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person?

Jesus used His time to visit His people.
Time is limited and we need t…