Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Sold Out- June Bible Studies- Week 3- Day 2

scripture

22 Judas (not Iscariot) said to him, “Lord, how is it that you will manifest yourself to us, and not to the world?” 23 Jesus answered him, “If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him.

Observation
Judas has good faith in GOD and trusted in him that's why GOD appeared to him. 

Application
If you follow what GOD has plan to you he will manifest himself to us. He will make a home for us and we will be with him forever.

Prayer
 Dear LORD,
help me grow my love for you. Let me increase in Faith for you and your word. 
AMEN. 



Monday, 26 June 2017

Sold Out- June Bible Studies- Week 3- Day 1


Scripture

Matthew 10:2-4New International Version (NIV)

These are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon (who is called Peter) and his brother Andrew; James son of Zebedee, and his brother John; Philip and Bartholomew; Thomas and Matthew the tax collector; James son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus; Simon the Zealot and Judas Iscariot, who betrayed him.

Mark 15:40New International Version (NIV)

40 Some women were watching from a distance. Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James the younger and of Joseph,[a] and Salome.

Observation
Those who took note of Jesus played important role in the Bible.  They have been remembered throughout history as disciples of the LORD.

 Application
God knows the plan for you before you even know it in it's totality. Trust in the LORD and follow his plan.

 Prayer
 Dear GOD,
I trust in your plan for me. I know that you have my name etched in the timeline of LIFE.
AMEN. 

Friday, 23 June 2017

Sold out - June Bible Studies- Week 2- Day 5

Scripture
I, John, your brother and partner in the tribulation and the kingdom and the patient endurance that are in Jesus, was on the island called Patmos on account of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus.

James Killed and Peter Imprisoned

12 About that time Herod the king laid violent hands on some who belonged to the church. He killed James the brother of John with the sword,

Observation
The disciples gave up their live for GOD. Their faith was so strong that they were willing to sacrifice for him.

Application
Keep steadfast in the LORD. His reward for us is not in this world but the next. 

Prayer
Dear LORD help me develop steadfast love for you and keep the faith like these martyrs have. 
AMEN 



Wednesday, 21 June 2017

sold out- June bible studies- Week 2- Day 3

Scripture
 Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, was one of the two who heard what John had said and who had followed Jesus.


Observation
Take action , that is what Simon Peter's brother did when he received the call to follow Jesus. 

Application
Do not hesitate when you are called upon by GOD to take action and follow him. Be ready to receive that call anytime . Know that it's your time when he calls you.

Prayer
Dear LORD, let me follow your WORD. Help me take action when you call. 
AMEN.





Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Sold Out - June Bible Studies- Week 2- Day 2


Scripture
but the people there did not welcome him, because he was heading for Jerusalem. 54 When the disciples James and John saw this, they asked, “Lord, do you want us to call fire down from heaven to destroy them[a]?”55 But Jesus turned and rebuked them.

Observation

James and John wanted to get back at the people who were treating Jesus badly but it was not what Jesus wanted. He will not repay evil with evil. 


Application
It is not for you to past judgement on others who treat you badly. Even though more then often you want to wish HELL on them and see them suffer X100 for the pain and anguish that they put you through. Being treated badly, taken advantage of,  given the cold shoulder because of their bias judgement which they pass on you due to their own selfish wants/ desires.  One has to be patient and let GOD take care of the grievances that we have in his own way. 

Prayer
Dear LORD,
help me to surrender all my grievances to you and remove all these unwanted thoughts of revenge/ getting even and seeing my enemies suffer before my eyes. I know that all things happen in your time and not mine.
AMEN. 

Monday, 19 June 2017

Sold Out- June Bible Studies- Week 2- Day 1

scripture
Without delay he called them, and they left their father Zebedee in the boat with the hired men and followed him.

Observation
James and John followed Jesus without hesitation when he called them. They had placed their trust all in him

Application
 Answer when GOD calls on you. He is telling you it's your time to move and get some action done. 

Prayer
Dear GOD let me follow you without restrictions. Make me sensitive to your call so that I do not miss it.
AMEN.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Sold out - June Bible Studies- Week 1- Day 5


Scriptures
And I tell you that you are Peter,[a] and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades[b] will not overcome it.
When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.

Observation
God Gave Peter his promise and he carried it out. He multiplied his blessings upon the ordinary.

 Application
trust in the LORD. He will multiply your abilities and make you an amazing person.

Prayer
Dear LORD make me a vessel of your Goodness. Let me be like Peter who has unwavering faith in you and glorify your WORD.'

AMEN.