Joy of a Home in Heaven
Lighting of the Advent Candle – Micah 5:2-5a
“But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah,though you are small among the clans[a] of Judah, out of you will come for me
one who will be ruler over Israel, whose origins are from of old, from ancient times.”
Therefore Israel will be abandoned until the time when she who is in labor bears a son, and the rest of his brothers return to join the Israelites.
He will stand and shepherd his flock in the strength of the Lord, in the majesty of the name of the Lord his God. And they will live securely, for then his greatness will reach to the ends of the earth.
And he will be our peace when the Assyrians invade our land and march through our fortresses. We will raise against them seven shepherds, even eight commanders,
God’s People stand firm in Him so that others may cross on dry ground
–Bear the Ark, Put Your Feet in the Water and Stand Firm!
God’s people consecrate themselves to watch for Him so they can be ready to move!
**Go After It!**
Watch for God to Move
… …NIV says, “you are to move out…”
Spying Out the Land will lead to meeting sinners and should result in dealing kindly with them.
Go, View the Land!
Spy Out the Land
Deal Kindly With Them
Taking Ground comes from remembering and obeying the word to have a servants heart to help others.
How Can I Help you? – Joshua 1: 12-18
I. Remember and Obey the word
Joshua 1: 13 & 17
II. You Shall Cross
III. You Shall Help Others
Taking Ground in the Face of Pain, Transition, and Change –
Call 911, He is Punching Her
Be A Godly Leader! Help Others Possess the Land!
Taking Ground in the Face of Pain, Transition, and Change
Israel’s possession of the Promised Land and enjoyment of God’s blessings through obedient faith. Victory and blessing come through obedience and trust in God.
God Can, God Will!
Title: Bring Your Swim Trunks, You Might Get Wet!
He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things were created by him and for him. Colossians 1:15-16
Without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to Him must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him. Hebrews 11:6
JJ Guerrero and his family shared about their work in Cochabamba, Bolivia, and their ministry, City of Refuge. Through City of Refuge they share Jesus daily with College students from the University of San Simon in Cochabamba. Monthly, they share Jesus’ love by bringing food and the gospel to the homeless in various parts of the city. Listen in as JJ shares his heart for the people of Cochabamba and the City of Refuge ministry.
“Salt is good, but if it loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? 35 It is fit neither for the soil nor for the manure pile; it is thrown out.
“Whoever has ears to hear, let them hear.”
Luke 14: 34-35