God’s favor is better than silver or gold. Nehemiah before a human king, recognized that he is part of the redeemed of God. He recognized that because of the blood covenant he posses, God’s favor is towards him. Therefore, it was not too bold asking God for his hand of deliverance and favor. We have that amazing privilege, because through the blood of Jesus Christ we have access to the presence of God were we might find his favor.
Video streaming by Ustream Jesus Heals a Woman and Jairus’s Daughter 40Now when Jesus returned, the crowd welcomed him, for they were all waiting for him. 41And there came a man named Jairus, who was a ruler of the synagogue. And falling at Jesus’ feet, he implored him to come to his house, 42for he had an only daughter, about twelve years of age, and she was dying. As Jesus…
Though troubles rise and storms come, God’s grace will increase all the more. His grace is enough for me.
John 2 NIV: Jesus Changes Water Into Wine
On the third day a wedding took place at Cana in Galilee. Jesus’ mother was there, and Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. When the wine was gone, Jesus’ mother said to him, “They have no more wine.” “Woman, why do you involve me?” Jesus replied. “My hour has not yet come.”
His mother said to the servants, “Do whatever he tells you.”
Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. Ephesians 3:17-19
For I know my redeemer lives. Pastor Trevor Grant speaks about the power of Christ and the faith of the believer in the risen Christ. Let your faith rise in the power of Christ in part 2 of the sermon, The Prayer of the Righteous.