Sunday, October 15, 2017

15th October 2017 - Sunday Sermon

Title - Shine the light (through follow up)

Main Text:- John 15:16

Teacher: Pastor Paul Orimolusi

The act of follow up means checking if someone is doing okay especially when you don't see them be it in church, in the office, if they are feeling unwell etc.

Significance of follow up

1) Satan is after every soul (Matthew 16:26)
2) Satan does not leave a person forever. He is stubborn (Matthew 12:43-45)
3) There are different levels of maturity (Gal 4:1)
4) Iron Sharpens Iron (2 Corinthians 1:3-4)
5)Everyone needs encouragement
6) It is only a fool that catches a fish and throws it back in the ocean (Gal 65:22-23)

Methods to follow up (Checking up on people)

1) Writing Letters (or email)
2) social media (watsapp, viber, facebook, snapchat etc)
3) Personal visit (1 Cor 16:5 & 12)
4) Showing kindness and hospitality

Sunday, October 1, 2017

1st October 2017 - Sunday Sermon

Title - Give God thanks when you don't understand

Main Text:- Habakkuk 3:17-18

Teacher: Pastor Paul Orimolusi

Category 1
Those who see no reason to thank God 

What are their attributes?
a) Atheist. Don't even believe in God's existence.
b) Worship nature rather than the creator of nature (Rom 1:25)

Category 2
Those who praise God in arrears

What are their attributes?
a)They are thoughtful (Psalms 103:1-5)
b) Thank God only when they see results (Luke 17:15-17)
3) They worship, praise and give God glory (when convenient) - Matthew 25:1-13

Category 3
Thank God in advace

What are their attributes?
1) Not moved by what they see
2) Love God for who He is 
3) Convinced beyond reasonable doubt, thier tomorrow is alright! (Isaiah 3:10)
4) Their love for God is unconditional
5) Their actions confuse the devil