Originally Posted by Slug1
Originally Posted by Scooby_Snacks
Anyways...gettin carried away here.
No, what you are being led to write isn't about being carried away... it's all about the Rhema of the Word of God as the Holy Spirit illuminates (reveals).
Don't quench the Spirit... keep listening and learning what the Holy Spirit shows you so others can also learn.
Much of what you just wrote is in sequence of what the Word of God reveals concerning the building up of the Body of Christ to "move" in the Spirit. As a Body of Christ,
Updated Jun 23rd 2012 at 11:27 PM by Slug1
Part 1: I’ve always described the “church” simply as… The Body of Christ. Alright, about 89 more words to go to reach 100 . I actually expressed in a previous discussion last week that it would be great to experience a Body of Christians who “express” the love of Christ to others. In this case, even TO brethren who were weak and sinned.
So this week I read about some church bodies who “purge” themselves of their brethren who
Hebrews 10:23, “Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised)”
Webster defines the word promise as a declaration that one will do or refrain from doing something specified; a legally binding declaration that gives the person to whom it is made a right to expect or to claim the performance or forbearance of a specified act or something that is promised. Whether you are a politician, corporate executive,
Psalm 56:4, “In God I have put my trust; I will not fear. What can flesh do to me?”
Matthew 6:34, “Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things”
Today, there are so many believers in Christ who are anxious and troubled. Although they are experiencing the “rest” of salvation that accompanies the forgiveness of sins and are looking forward to the eternal “rest” of heaven, their souls are still in turmoil. Fearful and doubting,
Psalm 34:10, “Those who seek the LORD shall not lack any good thing”
Matthew 5:3, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven”
Everyone is looking for happiness, and people follow many pathways that seem to be marked “This Way to Happiness”, trying to find it. Some people travel the money path while others follow the way of entertainment. Then, still others head down the route of power and self-gratification. That’s the wrong