“For I was ashamed to require of the king a band of soldiers and horsemen to help us against the enemy in the way: because we had spoken unto the king, saying, The hand of our God is upon all them for good that seek him; but his power and his wrath is against all them that forsake him.” -Ezra 8:22
“There should be a stark contrast between you and the unbeliever. Is your light shining to glorify your Father in Heaven?” -Pastor Steve Wainright (excerpt from Sunday Evening Sermon “Experiencing the Hand of God – Part 2” from Ezra 8)
Sunday Morning | Two Masters. Two Ends. | Romans 6:17-23 | Pastor Steve Wainright
“But thanks be to God, that you who were once slaves of sin have become obedient from the heart to the standard of teaching to which you were committed, and, having been set free from sin, have become slaves of righteousness.” -Romans 6:17-18
A sign of a true believer is obedience from the heart. The Gospel is what God uses to change a heart marked by disobedience to obedience. -excerpt from Steve Wainright’s Morning Sermon
“If I take the wings of the morning and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea, even there Your hand shall lead me, and Your right hand shall hold me.” -Psalm 139:9-10
“…For David (and for every born-again believer) the all-seeing eye of God is more like a baby video monitor than a convenience store camera.”
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