Something New in my LIFE!

Introduction: Do you feel your life is just getting nowhere? You feel you are doing the same routine again and again, day after day. You feel you are in a sort of stuck-up position where you feel you cannot do anything to change your present condition with absolutely no hope. It is a desert experience and you feel very dry. Somehow with a lot of baggage on your back you are pulling on. This morning I have good news because God has a new promise Continue reading →

Hindrance to Restoration

Introduction: Happy New Year. The year 2010 is the year of the Lord’s favour. God spoke to us on 31st night that this year He is going to do some new beginnings in our lives. The devil is fighting hard to stop the restoration and new beginnings in our lives. He wants us to be defeated and not achieve what God has promised us. If you can understand his tactics you can be watchful and achieve what God wants you to this year. Scripture: 2 Continue reading →

New Year Message: The year of the Lord’s Favour

Scripture: Isaiah 61:7 Introduction: By God’s grace we have come to the final minutes of the year 2009. I was glancing through the world events, events in the church, and events in many of your lives in 2009. The world went through recession. Many of us lost our jobs. Many of our salaries were cut, shifts increased. Price of items went double, no increase in income. Swine flu hit the world. Last year was a year of suffering for many of you. But I thank Continue reading →

Are you a debtor?

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Introduction: Success and failure is a part of life. When we face failure we tend to blame others for it. When successful, our tendency is to take credit for it. When we are successful we often give the credit to our: Hard Work Ability Finances Friends Parents God Good Luck Fate Stars Coincidence We say they all have been good to us. Scripture: 2 Kings 7: 1-10 & Luke 17:11-17 Let’s read these passages from the Bible. 2 Kings 7: 1-10 1 Elisha Continue reading →

The Real Christmas

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Luke 2:1-20 Christmas has relevance for every one of you. This morning we are going to see what Christmas means for you, in your present condition. Let us look at the story of Christmas. Luke 2:1-4 1In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2(This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) 3And everyone went to his own town to register. 4So Joseph also went Continue reading →

Secret to Healthy Relationships

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25 Introduction: Man is a social being, that is why relationships are very important to us. We share relationships with our parents, spouse, children, relatives, church members, colleagues, friends, and neighbours. Every relation has its own levels of respect, communication, and intimacy. God wants us to share healthy relationships with people in our contact. 1 Corinthians 14:33b God has called us to live in peace.Romans 12:18 18If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace Continue reading →

Virgin Birth – Myth or Reality?

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas HF: This Sunday we are going to see from various angles of the proof of the virgin birth of Jesus Christ. We are also going to see how exactly that birth could have happened. I want to start by telling you that there are other God’s of this world who claim to have had a virgin birth. Many deities among Greeks, Babylonians, Egyptians, and India were reported to be born in an unusual manner by a virgin birth. I will explain 2 Continue reading →

Remembering the Lord’s table

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:23-32 INTRODUCTION Jesus came into this world 2000 years ago. Jesus lived for 33-1/2 years in this world. Though the entire life of Jesus is very important for a child of God, one part is very prominent and Jesus wants us to remember it whenever we meet. Jesus was born and people call it Christmas even though we do not have any biblical or historical proof of his birth on December 25th. Jesus lived, Jesus died, Jesus rose again, Continue reading →

Money, the best way to use it

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas This Sunday we are going to learn on making the best use of our money (Financial Management). GOD IS THE SOURCE OF ALL RICHES I Chronicles 29: 12 Wealth and honor come from you; you are the ruler of all things. In your hands are strength and power to exalt and give strength to all. Proverbs 8:20-21 I walk in the way of righteousness, along the paths of justice, bestowing wealth on those who love me and making their treasuries full. When Continue reading →

Man’s Response to God’s Call

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Scripture: Exodus 3:10-4:17 HF: This morning we are going to see: How man responds to God call. If I have wasted my time not listening to God’s call how will God respond? If I come back to him now will he use me now? BRIEF HISTORY: Moses is in Midian for 40 years. Moses now is well settled in his cattle business. Suddenly, Moses had the burning bush experience. God spoke to him from within the burning bush. Exodus 3:10 10 So now, Continue reading →