Sunday 7/31/11 Pastor Edís sermon: The Knowledge of God
Romans 6:1-3, Hosea 4:6, II Peter 1:2-3, Ephesians 1:13
Romans 6:1-3 We, as children of God, are dead to sin. We died with Jesus and were baptized into his death. Our spirit is now the spirit of God which is inside of us. We are to live after the spirit and not live after the flesh.
Hosea 4:6 People are destroyed because lack of knowledge. The knowledge of God and knowledge of his word is what people need.
II Peter 1:2-3 Grace and peace be multiplied to us thru the knowledge of God and Jesus. We have peace when we know of the grace and power of God. When have faith in God, we have peace. We have the knowledge that God has already prepared things for us so we can make it thru whatever happens to us.
Vs 3. Thru His Divine Power, God has given us al things that pertain unto Life and Godliness thru the knowledge of God. The power that God gives us is In us. The power of God is In us so that all we ever have need of, to help us overcome this world, is IN us.!!
We just have to learn how to tap into what is In us thru the renewing of our minds. The knowledge of God shows us how to tap into this power that in In us.
Ephesians 1:13 After we have believed, we are sealed with the Holy Spirit of Promise!!