Zephaniah 3:17 reminds us that God is musical and He rejoices and sings over you. - -
The LORD your God in the midst of you is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over you with joy; he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Teachings Of Jesus
Our Bible Study Lesson was taught by Donald
this post is from my lesson notes and gleanings
Jesus taught about His Father and the Kingdom of God
Jesus(For this lesson we are considering
Five Commands of Jesus)
our past is not me.There is a place in
time where we draw the line and begin to follow Christ Jesus.All is new, and we discover we have many
“Pastors,” but only one Shepherd.Today’s lesson we will reflect on five of Jesus teachings.
1. Be Reconciled Matthew 5:23-24
•Learn to walk in
harmony with others, discerning their needs and building bridges.
more than things.
Take care of past
offence and make peace with your brothers.If you are accused, perhaps agree with your adversary lest you be taken
to court.You can’t always make
something right, or like things once were, but the important thing is to
forgive and move forward. Forgiveness toward others will set you free.Understand you are forgiven by God.
2. Do Not Commit
Adultery Matthew 5:29
protect your marriage and your children.
appetites of the physical senses and building the spiritual senses
to discern right
3. Keep Your Word Matthew 5:37
make commitments you keep and recognizing how personal integrity
confidence and influence.Understanding
the power of words and expectations.
4. Go the Extra
Mile Matthew 5:38-42
what is required to change the context of the relationship.
If someone asks for a loan, give realizing
you do not expect it to be paid back.If
he asks for a jacket, give him a coat also.
5. Love Your
Enemies Matthew 5:44-46
enemies, by making them your friends. Whatever you give
expands. By feeding hate you get more hate. By loving enemies we
feed another powerful spirit, and it in turn, feeds us with peace of
If you only love those who love you, that is easy.Realize we are to love everyone even our
Jesus said:Follow me.What did Jesus do?He went about preaching, teaching and healing
Know that you are salt. Salt brings flavor to this sour world.
you are persecuted.
Pre-plan your reaction before it happens, and decide to sing like Paul
and Silas did when they were in prison.
Let your light shine, so others will see your good works and glorify God
about your good works.
Matthew 6:33Seek first the Kingdom of God and His Righteousness, and all will
be added to you.
Don’t worry about tomorrow, because tomorrow will take care of itself.