I’ll do anything I can do to repay you for all of this." Or phone him at (818)352-0452. In his book Christian Nurture he said that a child is not depraved. She said, “I went through six months of extreme torture. 4. and can only be used by permission. Ebal from which the curses are read. "These are reserved tables...but the individuals whose names are on each placard have not accepted their invitations to dine. We must recognize that Satan is out there and he is up to no … "His Name is Jesus." (“And Can It Be?” by Charles Wesley). and found the location. My Soul, Arise!” by Charles Wesley). I see them. We sat and talked for a great while and I so enjoyed the time that I spent with Him. also gave it in the more than six thousand hymns he wrote. 2. “They overcame him.” Who are “they”? How can you go on living like that? As I browsed the menu, I saw many delightful items listed. life itself! and they loved not their lives unto the death” (Revelation 12:11). Box 15308, Los Angeles, CA 90015. By the time I passed, the entire lower half of the tree was covered by the vine’s … There is no Easy Road to Victory (illustration) David Livingstone went to darkest Africa as a lone missionary. Millions of Christians, in all parts of the world, are overcoming Satan right now by loving Jesus more than life itself! That was his testimony! at you! (END OF SERMON) Yes, I was at the right place. Raw chili was rubbed into my wounds. sin if you trust the Blood of Jesus! Between my sobs I said "Mister, look at me. The big question is: How did Elisha experience victory? To Turn Defeats Into Victories We Need To Remember The Source Of Blessings. You can go on wandering in a maze of religious thoughts until you die. Don’t forget that. There is wonder working power in the blood of the Lamb. SERMON The first ...read more He opened His arms and said with a smile, "Son, all of this is yours if you just come unto me. The Truth is our greatest weapon. Can you speak of the sin-cleansing Blood of Jesus? One thing that Israel had come to understand is that they must have God’s power even for taking the smaller city of Ai. Some of you remind me of this man. No jacket required." VICTORY OVER SATAN. On it they offered to the LORD burnt offerings and sacrificed fellowship offerings. The purpose of this website is to provide free sermon manuscripts and sermon videos to pastors and missionaries throughout the world, especially the Third World, where there are few if any theological seminaries or Bible schools. Why do they risk having their heads cut off for Him? Joshua 8:1b “Take the whole army with you, …” God’s word to Joshua was to use all of the fighting men of Israel, in other words this time take the whole army. But he died rather than deny Jesus! "What is the ’Special of the Day’ I asked with excitement ringing in my voice. Find victory over Satan by the Blood of the Lamb! at www.realconversion.com or www.rlhsermons.com. Christianity is the only religious group that it is correct to attack and defame in America. Victory over the Enemy. “They overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony...” (Revelation 12:11). As I turned around to leave, the words from the invitation seemed to leap out at me..."Come as you are. By experiencing victory over the King of Aram, he essentially experienced victory over Satan. And I think that the writer of this book wants to make it clear that, even though the victory belongs to God, the human means through which God gives victory is the ministry of the choir. I flipped the menu back to the front in order to see where I was ... "God’s Grace," was the name of this place! will overcome Satan. II. Watch; Listen; Download; Watch I. “They overcame him.” Who is it they overcame? [by the roots]. The enemy desires for us to forget this power to overcome so that we can be overcome. To Turn Defeats Into Victories We May Have To Go Back To The Place Of An Earlier Defeat. I am not going to go deeper into the prophecy of this passage. However, all of Dr. Hymers’ video messages are copyrighted III. 6 They will pursue us until we have lured them away from the city, for they will say, ‘They are running away from us as they did before.’ So when we flee from them, 7 you are to rise up from ambush and take the city. Our text has been a great blessing in the past when Christians were severely persecuted – as they were persecuted under the Roman emperors, as they were persecuted by the Roman Church during the Inquisition, as they were persecuted by Muslim terrorists through the centuries, as they were persecuted in China by the Communists during the Cultural Revolution. I was once so weak I was given up for dead, and my body was put on a pile of corpses awaiting burial” (Shortt, ibid., pp. How sad that he went “in the way of Cain” (Jude 11). You know full well that Satan is against those “which keep the commandments of God, and have the testimony of Jesus Christ” (Revelation 12:17). PROP.- Let’s consider what Elisha did, what he knew, and what he saw in order to overcome the enemy. "Of course," I said with excitement as I picked up the invitations." To Turn Defeats Into Victories We Need To Remember That God Never Forsakes His Children No Matter How They Fail Him. After killing all Ai’s soldiers, Israel’s army reentered the city and killed all its inhabitants (vs. 23-29). I felt new, like a weight had been lifted and I found myself seated at His table. 1 Cor. Some of you remind me of Horace Bushnell (1802-1876). Revelation 12:11c. Here is another of his hymns. These sermon manuscripts are not copyrighted. He can turn our blunders into blessings, our defeats into victories. Like him, you think that salvation comes by learning about Christ rather than conversion by trusting Christ, and A. He built it according to what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses—an altar of uncut stones, on which no iron tool had been used. testimony, Revelation 12:11b. At the same time that the law was read revealing the sin the altar was constructed as a solution to the problem of those who hear the law but do not keep it. Ebal and Mt. He breaks the power of canceled sin, Sermon Series; Victory Over The Enemy - Shared by David King; Save Victory Over The Enemy Contributed by David King on Apr 17, 2008 (message contributor) based on 11 ratings (rate this series) | 8,551 views. They set up camp north of Ai, with the valley between them and the city. I’m dirty and nasty. James Boice writes: The Mountains, which are about three thousand feet above sea level or one thousand feet above the valley between them, are quite barren. Text-Featuring a sermon is a less expensive way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands on the right bar with optional newsletter inclusion. WE MUST BE SPIRITUALLY MINDED IN FIGHTING THE BATTLE. Like Bushnell, Cain was never a happy man in his heart. Third, you can overcome Satan by loving Jesus more than To repeat the song heard at the end of the sermon click on "Music - Guy Penrod - Victory In Jesus (Live)" under "Files". A foul smell seemed to consume me and I couldn’t shake the grime that hung to my body. He reacted against the revival by adopting gradualism instead of conversion. Have you been to God’s Grace? The dead soldiers and citizens totaled 12,000. Dr. Evans’ sermons are also streamed and downloaded over 20,000,000 times annually. Gerizim where he built an altar and carried out a renewal service in recognition that their success was entirely dependant on being obedient to God. But Jesus died for me.”. It was God’s solution to the sin problem. Moses. The Devil does not want you to trust the Blood of Jesus. Then as I went back outside into the "real world," He whispered to me softly, "And Lo, I am with you always." Scripture Read Before the Sermon by Mr. Abel Prudhomme: Revelation 12:9-11. The sermon manuscripts are not copyrighted, so preachers can use them without our permission. Whenever you write to Dr. Hymers always tell him what country you live in, or he cannot answer you. They pour effectual prayers, Stained in sin. WE MUST STEADFASTLY FINISH THE FIGHT. I walked into God’s Grace dirty and hungry. VICTORY OVER THE WORLD THROUGH FAITH. Israel would go through a cycle of rebellion against … I declare that I have victory of all demonic oppression in Jesus name. 2.) )Then scroll down past the "Files" to view the Study Notes. Furthermore, fear and anxiety gripped the hearts of God’s people. He chose thirty thousand of his best fighting men and sent them out at night 4 with these orders: “Listen carefully. Five bleeding wounds He bears, I am just mentioning a few incidents in the 18 countries where Christians are persecuted and killed simply for believing in Jesus. 30 Prayer points for victory over your enemies. As low as $30/day. permission. A grin broke out on my face and I said, "Yes, of course!". Vs.9-13  continues the story,  “Then Joshua sent them off, and they went to the place of ambush and lay in wait between Bethel and Ai, to the west of Ai—but Joshua spent that night with the people. Last week we learned there is no failure or mistake that cannot be remedied through the grace of God. John the Baptist called Christ, “the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world” (John 1:29). But We've been so blessed in our church over the last months and years to have welcomed into the fellowship so many new Christians. missionaries throughout the world, especially the Third World, where there are few if any Why? In verses 5 and 6 they are told, “… when they come out against us as at the first, that we shall flee before them. But when John spoke to her after his conversion, she said, “I have scarcely heard such a thing as forgiveness of sins now (in this life).” But when John gave her the cup in Communion and said, “The Blood of our Lord Jesus Christ,” his mother said, “The words struck through my heart, and I know that God for Christ’s sake has forgiven me all my sins.” Wesley himself had only been saved a short time. Second, but briefly, you can overcome Satan, as the Tribulation saints will, by the word of your testimony. Why do they speak of Jesus dying to save them, even though such speech can cost them their lives? First, you can overcome Satan by the Blood of the Lamb, 34 Afterward, Joshua read all the words of the law—the blessings and the curses—just as it is written in the Book of the Law. Here are a few examples of that kind of faith from Christianophobia, A Faith Under Attack. Announcing the Victory Over the Greatest Enemy Announcing the Victory Over the Greatest Enemy . To win back the lost territory the Israelites are going to have to go all out in hand-to-hand combat with the enemy. 1. also rejected Christ’s atonement on the Cross and salvation through the Blood. And even today, in America, we as Christians are looked down on, found fault with, defamed, and persecuted. 32 There, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua copied on stones the law of Moses, which he had written. Once you have been saved by faith in the Blood of Jesus, you can rest assured that His Blood will cleanse you from all future sins as well! In North Korea Christians were hung on crosses and burned to death over fires, they were thrown off of bridges, and crushed under steamrollers. To get on track we need to be willing to listen to God and obey fully. I declare that I have victory over sin in Jesus name. Both lists address various aspects of overcoming our enemy Satan, the "prince of demons" (Matthew 12:24, NLT). This refers to those who are saved during the Great Tribulation, that is the seven-year period at the very end of this age. “There Is a Fountain” (by William Cowper, 1731-1800; And our text tells us exactly how they will overcome the Devil. I am sure that morale in the camp was at an all time low, and Joshua was never more insecure of himself as a leader. Missouri in Tokyo Bay. No special garments required. Five Secrets for Turning Defeats Into Victories. He said..."My child, do you see these empty tables throughout this room?" In China the Communist government continues to repress and persecute Christians (ibid., p. 204). You may use them without Dr. Hymers’ With it, you are entitled to heaping portions of everything on this menu." A table is reserved in your name. November 5, 1845. 15:57 Verse 57 says, “But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”. Not only would there be victory in the place of defeat, but here would be additional reward. V-J Day stands for Victory over Japan Day -- August 15, 1945. The news media does it all the time. Joshua had taken about five thousand men and set them in ambush between Bethel and Ai, to the west of the city. And I’ll start with you. Can you give a testimony like Charles Wesley? I had been given an invitation several times, by several different people, and had finally decided to see what this place was all about. Based upon 1 Corinthians 15:51ff Resurrection Sunday Morning Worship March 12, 2020. Deacon Ordination and Emeritus Recognition Service. In North Korea 900 pastors and 300,000 Christians have been killed. But over the years the vine had gotten taller and taller. How utterly dependent God’s people are on God’s power for any success! Like John, Charles Wesley (1707-1788) preached to great crowds every day on salvation through the Blood of Christ. How tragic and horrible it must be for you to go to sleep each night thinking that you may wake up in Hell! When God tells us that the battle is his and that the victory is sure, the way we should meet the enemy is with songs of thanks. Forget mistakes; organize victories out of mistakes." The Oberlin Evangelist. You can overcome Satan by loving Jesus more than life itself. But, this just couldn’t be the right place. The troops of Ai were completely demoralized, when they turn and see their homes burning they suffered two psychological blows; they would realize they had not avenue of escape and that they had little to fight for. anxiety about eternity if you trust the Blood of Jesus! God is able to turn even the humiliating mistakes in my life to my good. 1. Magherafelt Free Presbyterian. Even though the primary cause of defeat at Ai was Achan’s sin, a contributing factor was underestimating the enemy, pride, and presuming upon the power of the Lord. There is no erasing the fact that thirty-six men had lost their lives (7:5) in the humiliating defeat at Ai. Reported by The Editor. He told me, that He would like for me to come back as often as I liked for another helping from God’s Grace. Joshua 8:1c-2  “go up and attack Ai. He made it clear that He wanted me to spend as much time with Him as possible. Joshua 8:1a Then the LORD said to Joshua, “Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged…”. This left city of Ai unguarded. The purpose of this website is to provide free sermon manuscripts and sermon videos to pastors and missionaries throughout the world, especially the Third World, where there are few if any theological seminaries or Bible schools. The Devil tells you that you will lose something important if you trust in Jesus’ Blood. 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