36 Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world: if my kingdom were of this world, then would my servants fight, that I should not be delivered to the Jews: but now is my kingdom not from hence.
whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required.
John 18:36 –main verse for today’s message
Romans 14:17 Kingdom of God is not meat and drink
John 6:15 People saw miracles then people thought to make Jesus as King. But the Lord rebuked them.
(What is the motive behind?)
Philippian 3:19 – Are we seeking earthly benefits?
Matthew 6:33 (Memorise this Verse)
Matthew 19:23,24 – Kingdom of God( King is Lord Jesus Christ and he is ruling us) and Kingdom of
Judges 21:25 – Confusion. every man did that which was right in his own eyes. Proper ruling is necessary
Our priority should be – SEEK YE FIRST THE KINGDOM
Matthew 6:32 (But,people seeking material benefits)
John 6:27 (Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life)
Our focus should not be earthly things
2nd Cor 5:20 – We are ambassadors for Christ, work for eternal kingdom
Isaiah 26:3 – He is peace, righteous, Joy
We are Children of light
When we go to heaven Jesus himself our light
Paul – Once I was in drkness but now i am in light
when i sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light unto me
The Lord is my light and my salvation
II Cor 6:14
what communion hath light with darkness?
We cannot serve two masters.
I will take the cup of salvation and call upon the name of the Lord.
1 peter 2: 21
21 For even hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for us, leaving us an example, that ye should follow his steps:
1 John 4 : 17 -Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.
1 Corin 11: 1 Be ye followers of me, even as I also am of Christ.
Praise ye the Lord. Sing unto the Lord a new song, and his praise in the congregation of saints.
2 Let Israel rejoice in him that made him: let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.
3 Let them praise his name in the dance: let them sing praises unto him with the timbrel and harp.
4 For the Lord taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.
15 And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.
Romans 12 King James Version (KJV)
12 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.