Knowing God.ppt by censhunay

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									  KNOWING GOD
STEP 1: God’s Purpose
   PEACE AND LIFE

           (Rom 5:1 KJV)
           Therefore being justified
           by faith, we have peace
           with God through our
           Lord Jesus Christ:
 KNOWING GOD
STEP 2: OUR PROBLEM
  SEPARATION
        (Rom 3:23 KJV) For all have
        sinned, and come short of the
        glory of God;
KNOWING GOD
       Adam & Eve
        Chose to
         disobey
 KNOWING GOD
STEP 2: OUR PROBLEM
  SEPARATION
        (Rom 6:23 KJV) For the
        wages of sin is death; but the
        gift of God is eternal life
        through Jesus Christ our
        Lord.
KNOWING GOD

            Good Works
            Religion


     HOLY
     GOD
KNOWING GOD
 KNOWING GOD
STEP 3: GOD’S ANSWER
  JESUS THE CHRIST
         (1 Tim 2:5 KJV) For there
         is one God, and one
         mediator between God and
         men, the man Christ Jesus;
 KNOWING GOD
STEP 4: OUR RESPONCE
  RECEIVE CHRIST
          (Rev 3:20 KJV) Behold, I
          stand at the door, and
          knock: if any man hear my
          voice, and open the door, I
          will come in to him, and will
          sup with him, and he with
          me.
 KNOWING GOD
BEGINNING WITH CHRIST
 How to begin your life with Christ
             1. Admin your condition
             I am a sinner before God.
 KNOWING GOD
BEGINNING WITH CHRIST
 How to begin your life with Christ
             2. Be willing to repent, to
             turn from your sins.
 KNOWING GOD
BEGINNING WITH CHRIST
 How to begin your life with Christ
             3. Believe that Jesus Christ
             die for YOU
             4. Through prayer invite
             Jesus into your heart as
             Lord and Savior.
 KNOWING GOD
CONFESSING CHRIST
 Bible Says…
           (Rom 10:9 KJV) That if
           thou shalt confess with thy
           mouth the Lord Jesus, and
           shalt believe in thine heart
           that God hath raised him
           from the dead, thou shalt be
           saved.
  KNOWING GOD
God’s Assurance – His Word
 Bible Says…
            (Rom 10:13 KJV) For
            whosoever shall call
            upon the name of the
            Lord shall be saved.
  KNOWING GOD
God’s Assurance – His Word
 Bible Says…
            (Eph 2:8 KJV) For by
            grace are ye saved through
            faith; and that not of
            yourselves: it is the gift of
            God:(Eph 2:9 KJV) Not of
            works, lest any man should
            boast.
  KNOWING GOD
God’s Assurance – His Word
 Bible Says…
            (1 John 5:12 KJV) He
            that hath the Son hath
            life; and he that hath not
            the Son of God hath not
            life.
  KNOWING GOD
God’s Assurance – His Word
 Bible Says…
            (1 John 5:13 KJV) These
            things have I written unto you
            that believe on the name of the
            Son of God; that ye may know
            that ye have eternal life, and
            that ye may believe on the
            name of the Son of God.
 KNOWING GOD
WALKING WITH GOD
 Bible Says…
           1. Read your Bible daily to get
              to know Christ
           2. Talk to God in prayer every
              day
           3. Be controlled by the H.S.
 KNOWING GOD
WALKING WITH GOD
 Bible Says…
           Tell others about Christ
           Share your life story
           Find other Christians whom
             you can pray and share your
             successes and failures
           Worship and serve with other
            Christians through a church
   FOLLOWING CHRIST
   STUDY THE BIBLE
(2 Pet 3:18 KJV) But grow in grace, and in the
   knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus
   Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever.
   Amen.
   FOLLOWING CHRIST
   STUDY THE BIBLE
(2 Tim 3:16 KJV) All scripture is given by
   inspiration of God, and is profitable for
   doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for
   instruction in righteousness:(17) That the
   man of God may be perfect, thoroughly
   furnished unto all good works.
   FOLLOWING CHRIST
  STEPS FOR GROWTH
  THROUGH BIBLE STUDY
ASK:
What does it say and mean?
What does this teach me about God?
What does this teach me about how to live daily?
What to do and what to avoid
      FOLLOWING CHRIST
     PRAY DAILY
 (1 Pet 5:7 KJV) Casting all your care upon him;
    for he careth for you.
Daily through prayer:
1. Thank and praise God Philippians 4:4-7
2. Ask for and receive His wisdom. James 1-:5
3. Seek His forgiveness when you sin 1 John 1:8-10
4. Take your problems to God and claim His promises 1 Peter 5:7
      FOLLOWING CHRIST
     PRAY DAILY
Suggestions for Daily times with God
1. Plan a daily time with God Mark 1:35
2. Find a quiet place Psalm 46:10
3. Record prayer requests and keep track of God’s
   answers.
4. Read a chapter in Luke, then pray about your plans
   for a day
5. Remind yourself all day long that God is with you.
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
DEPEND ON THE HOLY SPIRIT
   Purpose of the Holy Spirit is to:
Teach us more about God John 14:26
Guide us moment by moment
Romans 8:14
Assure us that we are truly God’s children
Romans 8:16,17
Pray for us Romans 8:26
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
DEPEND ON THE HOLY SPIRIT
  Purpose of the Holy Spirit is to:
Help us walk victoriously Galatians 5:16
Fill us with God’s love Romans 5:16
Make us more like Jesus 2 Cor 3:18
Help us tell others about Jesus Acts 1:8
John 1:32 (Allow HS to control your life)
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
WORSHIP REGULARY
    Bible Says.
(Acts 2:42 KJV) And they continued
stedfastly in the apostles' doctrine and
fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and
in prayers.
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
WORSHIP REGULARY
   Bible Says.
1. Love, correct and strengthen one
   another Heb 10:24-25
2. Be taught, equipped for service and
   rooted in the faith Eph. 4:11-16
3. Learn to server others Romans 12:4-21
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
WORSHIP REGULARY
   Bible Says.
4. Worship the Lord by:
A. Praising Him

  (Psa 149:1 KJV) Praise ye the LORD.
  Sing unto the LORD a new song, and
  his praise in the congregation of saints.
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
WORSHIP REGULARY
   Bible Says.
B. Tell publicly about the good things He
   has done for you.

  (Psa 107:8 KJV) Oh that men would
  praise the LORD for his goodness, and
  for his wonderful works to the children
  of men!
 FOLLOWING CHRIST
WORSHIP REGULARY
  Bible Says.
Support your church with your

  Prayers
  Time
  Tithes
  Abilities
  Loyalty and Faithfullness
FOLLOWING CHRIST
SERVE OTHERS
(Eph 2:8 KJV) For by grace are ye saved
  through faith; and that not of
  yourselves: it is the gift of God: (9) Not
  of works, lest any man should boast.
  (10) For we are his workmanship,
  created in Christ Jesus unto good
  works, which God hath before ordained
  that we should walk in them.
FOLLOWING CHRIST
SERVE OTHERS
Philippians 2:5-8 Teaches us that Christ
  was a servant to man
John 13:14 shows Jesus washing the
  disciples’ feet and commanding us to
  serve others in similar ways
FOLLOWING CHRIST
SERVE OTHERS
Easy to find someone in need:
1. Live out your faith by serving
Eph 2:8-10
2. Help others by serving (Luke 22:27
KJV) For whether is greater, he that
sitteth at meat, or he that serveth? is not
he that sitteth at meat? but I am among
you as he that serveth.
FOLLOWING CHRIST
SERVE OTHERS
3. Bear one another’s burdens by serving
   (Gal 6:2 KJV) Bear ye one another's
   burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.
4. Witness by serving 1 Cor 9:19-23
5. Lead by serving Mark 10:43-45
FOLLOWING CHRIST
         CONCQUER YOUR
          DOUBTS, FEARS
REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE:
Redeemed and forgiven
(Eph 1:7 KJV) In whom we have
redemption through his blood, the
forgiveness of sins, according to the
riches of his grace;
FOLLOWING CHRIST
        CONCQUER YOUR
         DOUBTS, FEARS
REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE:
Safe in His hands
(John 10:27-29)
FOLLOWING CHRIST
        CONCQUER YOUR
         DOUBTS, FEARS
REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE:
Secure in His love
(Romans 8:35-39)
FOLLOWING CHRIST
         CONCQUER YOUR
          DOUBTS, FEARS
REMEMBER THAT YOU ARE:
Kept by His power
(1 Peter 1-:3-5)
FOLLOWING CHRIST
        Live One Day at a time
(2 Cor 12:9 KJV) And he said unto me,
My grace is sufficient for thee: for my
strength is made perfect in weakness.
Most gladly therefore will I rather glory
in my infirmities, that the power of
Christ may rest upon me.
FOLLOWING CHRIST
        Live One Day at a time
Bible Says:
(Mat 6:34 KJV) Take therefore no
thought for the morrow: for the
morrow shall take thought for the
things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is
the evil thereof.
FOLLOWING CHRIST
       Live One Day at a time
Let God help you through each day. He
  is able. REMEMBER:
1. Don’t worry about anything, but
   pray about everything Phil 4:6-7
2. Cast all your care upon God
   1 Peter 5:7
FOLLOWING CHRIST
       Live One Day at a time
Let God help you through each day. He
  is able. REMEMBER:
3. Forget the past and walk on Phil 3:13
4. God will never leave you nor forsake
   you Heb 13:5
5. God will supply all your needs
   through Christ Phil 4:19
FOLLOWING CHRIST
FIND BLESSING IN TESTING

								
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