"Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty;

not on your past misfortunes of which all men have some."
Charles Dickens

Wednesday, March 01, 2006

what else i learnt...

  1. For they sow the wind, and they reap the whirlwind - hosea 8:7a. the law of increase applies to both good and evil!
  2. Natural - in physics, "for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction."
  3. Spiritual - "whatever a man sows, this he will also reap." gal 6:7 (NAS)
  4. Luke 6:42b-48
  5. Salvation is a greek term meaning "wholeness" or "healing". it is an ongoing process of healing that began when we first received Jesus. "work out your salvation with fear and trembling for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure - Phi 2:12b-13
  6. Inner Healing is the ongoing, internal process of sanctification and transformation in a person born anew - 1Peter 2:1-3
  7. We need to DIE TO SELF for God to be able to renew us. He does not want to repair us.
  8. We can only obtain healing from God if we want to and hate the sin enough to want to stop!
  9. Pray aloud!
  10. It is important to confess our sins to one another and pray for each other.. - James 5:16
  11. fear = faith for things we don't like!

to be continued...

No comments: