The Blessings of Forgiveness

THE BLESSINGS OF FORGIVENESS (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I) INTRODUCTION A) STORY OF JOSEPH: HIS BROTHERS HAD SOLD HIM INTO SLAVERY IN EGYPT. HE BECAME HEAD OF POTIPHER’S HOUSE AND WAS WRONGFULLY IMPRISIONED WHEN POTIPHER’S WIFE FALSELY ACCUSED HIM, BUT JOSEPH KEPT A RIGHT SPIRIT TOWARD GOD AND GOD WAS FAITHFUL AND RAISED HIM UP AS GOVERNOR OVER THE HARVEST OF EGYPT. HIS BROTHERS WHO HAD SOLD HIM INTO EGYPT CAME TO EGYPT FOR FOOD BECAUSE OF THE FAMINE. (GENESIS 45:1 – 11; 50:19 – 21) B) … [Read more...]

Principles of Forgiveness

PRINCIPLES OF FORGIVENESS (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I) INTRODUCTION A) STORY OF JOSEPH (GENESIS 45:5 – 15; 50:19 – 21) B) JESUS PRAYED ON THE CROSS: “FATHER FORGIVE THEM FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO…” C) DISCUSS IMPLICATIONS OF THE YEAR OF JUBILEE – INVOLVES FORGIVENESS OF DEBT AND RESTORATION OF LIFE AND PROPERTY (LEV 25:11) II) WHY MUST WE FORGIVE? A) BECAUSE JESUS TAUGHT US DO SO (MATT 6:12) B) BECAUSE YOUR HEAVENLY FATHER FORGAVE YOU (MATT 18:21 – 34) C) SO THAT YOUR PRAYERS … [Read more...]