Obedience the Key to Joy and Blessing

OBEDIENCE THE KEY TO JOY AND BLESSING (Pastor Lee Jackson - FFWC) INTRODUCTION: PENTECOSTAL PEOPLE TEND TO PLACE GREAT EMPHASIS ON THE BAPTISM OF THE HOLY SPIRIT, THE GIFTS OF THE SPIRIT, IN PARTICULAR THE GIFTS OF PROPHECY, THE GIFTS OF HEALING AND MIRACLES AND SPEAKING IN TONGUES AND THAT IS AND GOOD AND APPROPRIATE, BUT IN DOING SO WE DARE NOT FORGET THE BASICS OF OBEDIENCE TO CHRIST AND GOD’S WORD. JESUS LEARNED OBEDIENCE THROUGH SUFFERING, SO DO WE Heb 5:7-10: Although he was a … [Read more...]

Slaying the Amalekite

OBEDIENCE IS BETTER THAN SACRIFICE (SLAYING THE AMALEKITE – THE OLD CARNAL NATURE) (Pastor Lee Jackson - FFWC) INTRODUCTION - TODAY WE ARE GOING TO RECONSIDER A FAMILIAR STORY ABOUT A MAN THAT GOD HAD ANOINTED RAISED UP AND BLESSED AS THE FIRST KING OF ISRAEL.   AFTER SOME INITIAL SUCCESS HE BECAME FULL OF PRIDE AND FULL OF HIMSELF AND TURNED HIS BACK UPON GOD.  HE WAS COMMANDED BY GOD’S PROPHET TO UTTERLY DESTROY THE AMALEKITES, A WICKED PEOPLE THAT GOD WOULD JUDGE AND SACRIFCE THEM TO … [Read more...]

Learning Obedience

LEARNING OBEDIENCE (Pastor Lee Jackson - FFWC) 1)       INTRODUCTION – WE ARE CONDITIONED BY OUR CULTURE TO THINK THAT GOD DOES NOT HEAR OUR PRAYERS UNLESS WE GET THE ANSWER WE WANT IN A TIME FRAME THAT IS ACCEPTABLE TO US. , 1Pe 4:12:  “Beloved, think it not strange concerning the fiery trial which is to try you, as though some strange thing happened unto you…”;  ROM 8:28 “ALL THINGS WORK TOGETHER FOR GOOD TO THEM THAT LOVE GOD TO THEM THAT ARE CALLED ACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSE”  TEXT: HEB … [Read more...]