9 But in your case, ... God’s promises assured Abraham in those years that he and Sarah were growing older and thus even less able to bear children. We believe and receive everything we’ve prayed and give You glory in advance for this prayer is answered! Acts 17:22-31. It can start as early as just a young child growing up. I would submit it's like many of our very fine men over there in Iraq who have served and are serving and what do they do? Verse 4: by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, (do we know what those promised are? What is it? He can't forget because again, the consequences to mankind and His plan and purpose would be too catastrophic. Does God pervert judgment? Our faith and our confidence is in the word of God and what He's promised. Standing on the promises I cannot fall, List’ning every moment to the Spirit’s call, Resting in my Savior as my all in all, Standing on the promises of God. The third reason is His justice, because He is the lawmaker. THE PROMISES OF GOD 2 PETER 1:2-4 Text PROMISES ABOUTJESUS Salvation Luke 2:25-38 John 1:29 1 Corinthians 5:7 1 John 4:10 1 Peter 1:18-19 Colossians 1:13-14 PROMISES ... – A free PowerPoint PPT presentation (displayed as a Flash slide show) on PowerShow.com - id: 53a17c-ZjlmY She'd been without a child. SUBJECT: Salvation TITLE: The Blessed Promises of God PROPOSITION: The character of the promises of God is such that God’s promises are 1) Sure, 2) Full of Hope for the Righteous, and 3) Conditional. Standing on the promises I cannot fall. Because we live in a day and age today where human beings have got to such a degree of confused understanding about life that they say things, they do things and they never really stop to consider how it is received by those who are receiving it. They think they can be good without God. Now why did He say that back there in Genesis? He repented where he was wrong and his faith was rock solid on God, he just didn't understand what was at work and that's why many of the aspects in his chapters are so revealing.Job 8:3 Job 8:3Does God pervert judgment? The Holy Spirit wants us to confess the sins he points out to us. (That's referencing to Abraham) Have you ever been lied to in your life? He cares more then we'll ever know. He says I'm here now. God wants us to understand that and help us to grasp what He is trying to accomplish when He talks about these precious promises that you and I must stand on because our whole future depends on standing on these promises. The Abundant blessings happen as a natural result of our daily living for God in such a way that good things can naturally come to us. You've had promises broken. This is what we hunger for because we know that in this physical life it's only a very short period of time. Standing On The Promises Written by: R. Kelso Carter Tabbed By: Xaxu Tuning: Standard I take no credit for this tab. It was all going over to Europe to fight the Hitler war and later on it finally came over and we then began to get supplies there, but here again, we see these things. (No He can't and so don't even say that God did this or God did that and that would be subverting judgment, He doesn't do that.) One of my favorite Bible stories growing up was David and Goliath. Your Assignment is to stand, for greater is He that is in me than he that is in the world. You don't want to get dirty like they do but you want to be able to expose them for what they are. Alvin York was the fact that he became in need and his government wasn't there for him and he had all these medals and he said: "I can't eat medals" and they weren't there to help him when he needed it. In the lectionary text from the gospel of John for the sixth Sunday of Easter, Jesus promises the disciples that “I will not leave you orphaned.” Our government cannot (and perhaps should not) make the same commitment -- particularly in the wake of the healthcare reform legislation recently passed by the House of Representatives. In the book of James chapter 1, verse 12 moving very quickly here it says: ... preaching repentance and the good news of the coming Kingdom of God! Abraham, Isaac and of course you had Ishmael was in there too. Do you have this kind of confidence in God’s promises? He offers them before you’ll ever need them. Is God your all in all? This is a prayer I’ve put together where I would like to pray for anyone within the sound of my voice. God says: " Is there anything too hard for the Lord?" This was true before the cross, how much more so now, this side of the cross. Forever didn't last too long. [ … Father in Jesus Name, there is no distance in the spirit and we thank You for the person I am praying for who desires a prayer to put their foot down and stand on Your promises. 2 Pet. God says there's no way. Somebody granted him favor. That's why I say, we've all been hit with this and it's affected all of us as human beings. I am standing on the promises of God. Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;). I won't forget you, in other words is what He's saying and boy that's a wonderful and encouraging fact to keep that in mind. 1.1 God’s promises have power! Date written: December 21st, 2002 Bible Text: Acts 13:29-33. If God said this, God's going to do it. Thank God He does not operate like human beings do and we're going to see how that operates in a little bit. Here's a cute little thing that I'll share with you. Well God wants us to understand that He does not operate like man, that's why is says in Isaiah 55 "that your thoughts are not My thoughts, your ways are not My ways." God is true and will not allow Himself to be perverting justice.Psalms 89:34 Psalms 89:34My covenant will I not break, nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips.American King James Version×My covenant I will not break, (He talks about that and how He sworn in His holiness but He won't break that covenant because that's the way He is.) What You have said in Your Word is true, they believe it, and that settles it! They extend God’s lifeline of hope. Standing On The Promises (4 of 4) Series: Building On Christ Jeff Strite Acts 1:4-11 OPEN: I'd like you to stand with me as we sing this great Hymn: "Standing on the Promises." You've got to learn how they play their dirty game. I think I've changed My mind, I don't want you in the Kingdom of God. You've got to learn those lessons in life and it's a lifelong process but we have to pattern ourselves after Jesus Christ. or does the Almighty pervert justice?American King James Version×(Listen to what Job says about God.) These promises are sealed by the highest authority, God's word. El Shaddai, Lord God Almighty, we bow down before you to honor, praise and worship you. She thought she wasn't going to have a child. So far, we’ve reflected on God’s promise to us that we belong to God, no matter what. Today, I want to point us to the same place I have been pointing us during this sermon series: to the great and precious promises of God. How to Keep Standing On God’s Promises. Blessed is the man that endures temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord has promised to them that love him. One of my personal pet peeves is I don't like seeing a movie where maybe a tragedy has happened and this person is traumatized and you see this person just kind of agonizing and this other person comes along and they want to bring comfort to the person whose traumatized. Sanctify them through your truth: your word is truth. Human beings can't. Good afternoon everyone. You and I need hope, we have to live with hope and if you take hope away from an individual, they die.) He gives life to all of us.) You can't do that with God. You want the good blessing of life. She asked why. 1.0 What are Promises-God’s Promises? Others I will just reference for your notes and then you do your own homework and look them up at your own convenience. That's why. And needed not that any should testify of man: for he knew what was in man. [Refrain] 3 Standing on the promises of Christ, the Lord, Bound to him eternally by love's strong cord, Overcoming daily with the Spirit's sword, … or does the Almighty pervert justice? If we don't stand on these promises, I can only say everything else is shaky ground. Russell Kelso Carter (1849-1928) was a man of diverse interests and abilities. He says through James here) for when he has been proved, (in other words you passed the test, you meet the temptation head on and you conquer, it says) he will receive the crown of life (the man and the woman of God who follows that instruction is told you will have a crown of life) which the Lord has promised (emphasis mine, He's promised that. Sometimes we forget, sometimes we are negligent, and sometimes it may be due to circumstances … Faithful and fervent prayer based on God's Word brings miraculous results. God keeps His promises because He has ordained and willed that He will not forget. Prayer To Put Your Foot Down and Stand On The Promises Of God, Powerful Protection Prayer For Children In School | Prayer For School, Prayer To Withdraw From Every Toxic Relationship In Your Life, Prayer For Significant Change In Your Life | Prayers For Immediate Change, Prayer To Get Your Ex Back | Prayers To Bring Someone You Love Back, Prayer For Supernatural Success At Work | Job Success Prayers, Prayer For Forgiving Someone Who Deceived You | Powerful Prayers, Prayer For Strength To Be Spiritually Tough | Daily Prayer, Prayer For Fearlessness | Powerful Prayer Against Fear, Anxiety, & Worry. I say to myself, you don't have the power to do that. Understandable, we all would but then they turn around and say, well I'll make sure that this happens and so forth, I promise. They cannot forget the mission. She goes in the back of her tent laughing. So that becomes very, very important to us. For as many as are the promises of God, in Him they are yes; therefore also through Him is our Amen to the glory of God through us. God has the power to make His promises come to reality. Hope is a powerful heaven sent commodity that causes our hearts to surge with the enduring courage and strength to go on. Then they'll moan and they'll groan and all of a sudden God does something and they'll say oh, I can't believe it! I don't know how to run these people's lives, what to tell them." Listen to how II Peter, chapter l, verses 3 and 4 is phrased. The devil is under their feet. He no longer choose to abide in the truth. To do that requires eternal life be added to the equation that you and I don't have and so God has purposed a way to bring that to pass through Jesus Christ. The hymn "Standing On the Promises of God" should be an expression of the personal testimony of every one of us who is a Christian. It's very important that we understand from God's viewpoint what He has in mind, these promises tied together on a very important area, notice) that through these (these what? These ten powerful Bible Verses about the promises of God are meant to encourage you today. God speed that day for each and every one of us! He knows whether you're with Him on the same page or whether you're straying and drifting away and because of His love, many times, He does and allows things to happen to try to bring us back home where we need to be because we're drifting. How do they receive that? All the promises of God in Christ are reliable and trustworthy, 2 Cor. He was asked by a woman; he says to vote for her husband. The Bible is filled with the promises of God. Would you feel like the bottom had just been yanked out from underneath you? Remember how Job, when Job was going through his terrifying trials and we tend to sometimes dwell too much on the suffering and we miss the fact that Job had a lot of faith in God. The rest of course is in the book of Kings where it's all discussed how he came to power and so forth. Standing on God’s Promises We must make absolutely sure that we are standing on God’s promises rather than our contrived desires. That's why God says, be wise as the serpent but harmless as the dove. You can count on that. We live in a pop-off world today where people are popping off their ideas left and right. Preaching. She's giggling, and the Lord said: "Why does Sarah laugh?" Well that's just on a physical level. It doesn't go anywhere and a lot of people don't receive that well. You can go to a car salesman and get that. This blessing may not have been earthly, taking monetary or physical form, but rather one that reflected the glory of God as she placed complete confidence in His Word and in His abilities. I John 2:25 John 2:25And needed not that any should testify of man: for he knew what was in man.American King James Version×And this is the promise that He has promised us – eternal life. We all need a lot of help from God to be better at what we promise and say we're going to do. When the Son of Man comes will He find faith on the earth? Notice if you will in Hebrews 6, beginning in verse 13 through 18.Hebrews 6:13 Hebrews 6:13For when God made promise to Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he swore by himself,American King James Version×For when God made a promise to Abraham, (there he is, the father of the faithful) because He could swear by no one greater, He swore by Himself, (in other words God bound Himself through this oath in His relationship saying to Abraham) Power Point Show MP3 audio NO AUDIO. God’s promise of abundant provision is premised on our giving. 2 Standing on the promises that cannot fail, when the howling storms of doubt and fear assail, by the living Word of God I shall prevail, standing on the promises of God. Something's not firing right because human beings want to live forever and you might have problems and difficulties, but still, human beings want to live forever because life is precious. Add to my study list. So you see this thing goes way back, it goes back to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob and the whole routine and how God was building and all these people He's worked with. And the LORD your God, he shall expel them from before you, and drive them from out of your sight; and you shall possess their land, as the LORD your God has promised to you. With you always, even till the end of the age. These scriptures come from both the old and new testament. Also, God interprets our love for Him to be a decision to know His name. Yesterday, today and tomorrow. Standing on the Promises (Hebrews 6:13-20) Related Media. Here is a sermon, presented by Mark Mayberry at the Adoue Street Church of Christ in Alvin, TX on Sunday morning (4/1/2012), entitled â€œStanding on the Promises of God… You can use this activity any time after you teach your lessons about Jacob. A remarkable feature of it is that although the angel told Mary that the child would be born to fulfil the promise God made to David, Mary thanked God for the promise that He had made to Abraham. How many times have you been told in your life when a promise was made to you, whatever the promise might be, you fill in the missing blank and somebody came back to you and you came to them and said, "oh about that so and so, that thing that you promised and they looked at you and oh, I forgot." 3. Remember what made Lucifer Satan the devil? Now the third area is that we have people out there in this world and we all live in this world so we get hit with this; we have people who promise us the moon and they literally deceive us. We saw how God promises things according to the scripture and history proves He has fulfilled those promises. He has all power, He can do it all and we are told in Joshua:Joshua 23:5 Joshua 23:5And the LORD your God, he shall expel them from before you, and drive them from out of your sight; and you shall possess their land, as the LORD your God has promised to you.American King James Version×And the Lord your God will expel them from before you and drive them out of your sight. It infuses us with the strength to keep going, to keep believing in spite of what the circumstances say. One of the things that I think is quite obvious from scriptural admonition and this is what I want to focus in on today; the differences between promises made by human beings and promises made by God. Have you ever been lied to in a promise? He cares a whole lot. 1 Peter 3:13-22. When God asks us to do something risky for him, like Jacob, we bank on God's promises, trusting that he will be faithful to us. She was in her latter years of life. 1. She said he would die if he wasn't elected and he wasn't elected so he didn't keep his promise. There are extenuating circumstances that do come up and impact, but nobody wants lame duck excuses because it tells us, well you didn't really care all that much, and you see God cares. ( 1 john 4:4). with God.” As a result, she received God’s blessing! She's up in years now and so what ends up happening? They deceive us. My covenant will I not break, nor alter the thing that is gone out of my lips. This afternoon I'd like to address a topic that touches all of us from time to time. Prayer to stand on the wonderful promises of God. Lust is a term for inordinate desire. So this is an area we need to shore up on and standing on the promises of God. He has the power. The person who asked the party to do something, you know, will you please remember to do such and such and oh yeah, o.k., I'll take care of that and then you don't, well how does the person who was waiting for you to come through, what happens then? But that's man's world. Glory to God in heaven, Saints stand on the word of God, you can not go wrong, stand on the word of God and move into your destiny as a King or Queen. It's almost blasphemous to say yeah, but yet human beings act like something's too hard for God. Worship. So God is telling us in essence what I've promised you, I'm not going to yank it out at the last minute. Don't forget Ishmael. He's going to do it and that's what you and I have to constantly remind ourselves. How to Keep Standing On God’s Promises. We show the reality of God’s love for us because we have joy when life is difficult. You can misrepresent God in such a way that He is not glorified by that kind of conduct. Ron Love . The apostle Paul expounded on this verse twice (Romans 4 & Galatians 3), to argue that we are saved by faith apart from any works. The scripture in Revelation 12:9 Revelation 12:9And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceives the whole world: he was cast out into the earth, and his angels were cast out with him.American King James Version×says Satan the devil, that serpent that deceives the whole world; that is his goal, deception, to lead the masses in a direction that will totally or pull the props out from underneath them. He is a graduate and former student body president of Ambassador College Big Sandy, Texas and graduated valedictorian. There are many reasons why this is true. Standing On The Promises. God's promises of what He is going to do gives us hope in the midst of our struggles. But that's not God's way! I have. "Oh no, I wasn't laughing." Here and now, they are putting their foot down. “When the foundations are being destroyed, what can the righteous do?” (Psalm 11:3). They tell you one thing but they're behind the scenes doing dirt and evil and unscrupulous things but God sees it all because all is going to be made manifest. [Refrain]---1 Todas las promesas del Señor Jesús, son apoyo poderoso de mi fe; mientras viva aquí cercado de su luz, siempre en sus promesas confiaré. A lot of people would have laughed at him and called him a hillbilly from Tennessee. By the living Word of God I shall prevail. They are rock solid and God doesn't change. Standing on the promises of God. Standing on the promises of God. OBJECTIVES: Each hearer should understand that God’s promises are 1) Sure, 2) Full of … I'm up in years, how am I going to have a baby? Sing with me: "Standing on the promises that cannot fail When the howling storms of doubt and fear assail, By the living Word of God I shall prevail Standing on the promises of God. 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