Our Position 07-10-19

It seems that the Holy Spirit has me in teaching mode so I’m just flowing the way I’m led. This message sets order for where we should be in our walk with the world. Please take close note to what the Word says.

Today’s Prayer

Father, where we can change our condition for the better, give us the wisdom and courage to do so. Where we cannot change our circumstances, help us to take control and change our attitude. Let us adopt a positive attitude that will glorify You, and may our problems become opportunities for service. “As a man thinketh”* — help us to see, Lord, that how we choose to think will influence our future. Is our cup half empty, or is it half full? We can be optimistic, or we can choose to think negatively and witness to the weakness of our faith, and help to bring on the disaster that we dread. It’s up to us, isn’t it? We present these and all things to You in the wonderful name of Jesus, Amen.

Let’s eat.

Our Place In The World

Sent into the World

– John 17:18 –

Just as you sent me into the world, I am sending them into the world.

– John 20:21

Again he said,“Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I am sending you.”

Preaching to the World

– Mark 15:15 –

So to pacify the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas to them. He ordered Jesus flogged with a lead-tipped whip, then turned him over to the Roman soldiers to be crucified.

The Light of the World

– Philippians 2:15 –

so that no one can criticize you. Live clean, innocent lives as children of God, shining like bright lights in a world full of crooked and perverse people.

– Matthew 5:14 –

You are the light of the world—like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden.

Live Godly in the World

– Titus 2:12 –

And we are instructed to turn from godless living and sinful pleasures. We should live in this evil world with wisdom, righteousness, and devotion to God,

Not Conformed to the World

– Romans 12:2 –

Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.

– John 17:15 –

I’m not asking you to take them out of the world, but to keep them safe from the evil one.

Love not the World

– 1 John 2:16 –

For the world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the Father, but are from this world.

– 2 Tim. 4:10 –

Demas has deserted me because he loves the things of this life and has gone to Thessalonica. Crescens has gone to Galatia, and Titus has gone to Dalmatia.

Passing through the World

– 1 Peter 2:11 –

Dear friends, I warn you as “temporary residents and foreigners” to keep away from worldly desires that wage war against your very souls.

No Friendship with the World

– James 4:4 –

You adulterers![a] Don’t you realize that friendship with the world makes you an enemy of God? I say it again: If you want to be a friend of the world, you make yourself an enemy of God.

– James 1:27 –

Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the Father means caring for orphans and widows in their distress and refusing to let the world corrupt you.

Quote of the Day

The greatest feats of love are performed by those who have had much practice in performing daily acts of kindness.

Anonymous

WITH HOPE AND FAITH

REV. ELDER G E STERRETT


FOUNDER


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Written by Glenn Sterrett, Founder and CEO of the GCKRS™ Helping Hand Foundation.

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