“the love of God” - Romans 5 v5

“the love of God” - Romans 5 v5

  1. No shame. 2. Our hope of the Glory to come. 3. What God’s Love is like to us. 4. It is poured into our hearts. 5. Through the Holy Spirit. 6. Our personal experience - resulting from God’s love.

Luke 18v9-14

Luke 18v9-14

“God have mercy on me, a sinner”: a right view of ourselves, a big view of God; this affects how we tell others about God: we always need to offer a message of hope.

“Gratitude” - Romans 5 v2

“Gratitude” - Romans 5 v2

  1. We have our security in Jesus: a) this grace; b) access into this grace; c) standing in this grace.

  2. We have our hope of Glory: a) The Glory of God; b) Our hope; c) We boast in this hope.

Psalm 100

Psalm 100

“Something to shout about”

“Peace with God”- Romans 5v1

“Peace with God”- Romans 5v1

“Peace with God” - the turning away of God’s righteous wrath and the turning away of our enmity towards Almighty God, through the atoning death of Jesus on the cross.

The blessings are - 1. We have a restored relationship with God; 2. we have the peace of God; 3. we no longer fear what happens after death.

Colossians 1v15-23

Colossians 1v15-23

Different responses to Jesus: 1. The Wise Men; 2. Pilate; 3. The 2 criminals on the crosses either side of Jesus; 4. Jesus’s disciples having breakfast with Him on the beach after the resurrection

What is our response?

"What happens when we pray": Daniel 9

"What happens when we pray": Daniel 9

“What happens when we pray” - prayer is an act of faith.

  1. The lead up to Daniel’s prayer; Bible based prayers;

  2. The result of Daniel’s prayer: God sent an angel; insight and understanding;; Heaven is aware of Daniel’s prayer; A Word goes out; there is an answer.