Category Archives: Messages

10/11 “The Blessedness of Dwelling in the House of the Lord”

1st Service Back in the VVMC building

Ps 84
Ps 1:1-2
Neh 8:10-11

10/04/20 Zoom Church “Importance of Discernment as a Believer”

“Discernment” The ability to judge well
Truth vs Error
1 Thes 5:21-22
Eph 4:14
Pro 4:23
1 Pet 1:3
James 1:5
Prov 17:24;9:10

Musts:
A Regular Bible Student
1 Thes 4:11-12
Allow the Word of God to come alive/
Be a Doer not just a Hearer
Gal 6:9-10
Ask God for guidance
Ps 32:8
Stay away from evil counsel
Ps 1:1-3
Honor God with your life &
all He has give you
1 Sam 2:30

09/27/20 Zoom Church “Praise the Name of the Lord”

Mal 3:16
Ps 105:3
Ps 113:1-9
1 Sam 17:45
Ex 3:14
John 15:10,16
Is 45:5-8
Ps 68:1
Ps 103:1-4
Job 1:21
Col 3:16


09/20/20 Zoom Church – “Hosea”

Matt 22:37-40
Hosea 1:2-9
Hosea 2:2-5,9-13
Dan 4:30-33
1 Cor 4:7
Hosea 2:6
Heb 11:25
Hosea 2:9-15
Rom  8:19

09/13/20 Zoom Church “Living a Spirit-Filled Life” – Dr. Joel Muchuki

Eph 5:18
1 Cor 12:7-11
Gal 5:16
Eph 4:26
John 7:37-39
Eph 6:1-9,5:28,3-4,18-28
Gal 5:22-23



09/06/20 Zoom Church “Wisdom in Being Soberminded” – Dr. Joel Muchuki

Eph 5:18
Pro 23:21
1 Cor 6:19-20
James 3:13,15-17
Prov 20:1; 23:31-35
Rom 14:19-21

08/30/20 Zoom Church “When Bad Things Happen to Believers” Part 6 of 6

1 - Discipline/Judgement/Rebuke
2 - Tests/Trials/Persecution & Suffering
3 - Temptations/Attacks (Spiritual Warfare)

God created the angels -- head angels:
Lucifer "The Shining One" 
Gabriel "The Messenger"
Michael "The Warrior"

Is 14:12-14 Lucifer says "I will...."
Luke 10:18-19 Jesus saw Lucifer fall from heaven &
   we have been given power over him
Job 2:1-8
Eph 6:11-13
Ps 119:11
2 Cor 10:4-5
2 Kingss 6:17
1 Pet 5:8-9
James 4:7
Rom 8:37-39
Rev 12:10-12


08/23/20 Zoom Church “When Bad Things Happen to Believers” Part 5

Types of "Bad Things" / Trouble --
1 - Discipline/Judgement/Rebuke
2 - Tests/Trials/Persecution & Suffering <-- reveals your heart
3 - Temptations/Attacks (Spiritual Warfare)

Temptations:
James 1:13-15
Rom 12:2
1 John 5:18
Matt 4:1-11
Luke 1:80
Heb 4:12;2:18
1 Cor 11:1
Luke 22:40
1 Cor 10:13
1 Tim 6:9
Prov 7

08/16/20 Zoom Church “When Bad Things Happen to Believers” Part 4

Types of "Bad Things" / Trouble --
1 - Discipline/Judgement/Rebuke
2 - Tests/Trials/Persecution & Suffering <-- reveals your heart
3 - Temptations/Attacks (Spiritual Warfare)

1 Thes 3:4-5; 2:2
Acts 9:17
John 1:11
1 Pet 4:12-13
Deut 8:2-3
Ex 20:18-20
Ps 66:8-12
John 15:18-20
1 Pet 4:1-2,6-7,16-19
2 Tim 3:12-13
John 16:2-4
1 Pet 1:6-7
Rom 5:3-5




08/09/20 Zoom Church “When Bad Things Happen to Believers” Part 3

Types of "Bad Things" / Trouble --
1 - Discipline/Judgement/Rebuke
2 - Tests/Trials/Persecution & Suffering
3 - Temptations/Attacks (Spiritual Warfare)

Acts 7:42-44
James 1:2-4 Every Trial has a beginning and an ending but in the 
middle we may lose faith if we haven't developed endurance
Rom 12:2

Natural Responses to Trials --

Anger
Withdrawal
Stress
Fear
Guilt
Remorse

1 Tim 1:15-16 - Gain an accurate pic of our own wretchedness

Suffering may reveal about us:
Pride
  eg: Expectation of earthly comfort & blessing
How conditional/temporal our love is
Sin - true state of our heart
True desire to be in control, level of trust in God
Reveal how far we have fallen short - how much God is covering

Prov 16:18
2 Chron 16:9