Bible Study Service in Malang, January 28, 2016 (Thursday Evening)
and grace in the love of our Lord Jesus Christ.
"I counsel you to buy from Me gold refined in the fire, that you
may be rich; and white garments, that you may be clothed, that the
shame of your nakedness may not be revealed; and anoint your eyes
with eye salve, that you may see.
3:19 "As many as I love,
I rebuke and chasten. Therefore be zealous and repent.
rebukes, advises, and chastens the church of the Laodiceans or the
one on the last days to buy the heavenly treasure so that they can be
rich, not be lukewarm spiritually, so God does not vomit them. We can
please Him. As a result, God will also please our life and give us
heavenly joy up to the eternal life. There are three kinds of the
heavenly treasure, namely the gold refined in fire or faith, white
garments or ministry, and the eye salve or the anointing of Holy
"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and
rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal;
lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor
rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal.
are three enemies attacking the heavenly treasures as follows.
destroying the white garments. It refers to the laziness and
destroying the metal.
steal the anointing oil.
still learn the second.
"And this is the offering which you shall take from them: gold,
silver, and bronze;
metals for building the physical tabernacle are bronze, gold, and
we must have the spiritual metal or heavenly treasure for building
the spiritual temple or the body of Christ.
spiritual meanings of the gold and silver are as follows.
redemption done by the blood of Jesus.
knowing that you were not redeemed with corruptible things, like
silver or gold, from your aimless conduct received by tradition from
1:19 but with the
precious blood of Christ,
of a lamb
blemish and without spot.
are three terms of the blood of Jesus as follows.
precious blood of Christ.
great a man in the world is, he is not precious, but cheap or
despicable before God when he is sinful. He becomes precious and
expensive before God after being redeemed by the blood of Jesus.
The blood of Jesus redeems us from the heritage sin by the
tradition from our fathers or the beginning of the sin of Adam and
Eve, namely disobedience.
Now the serpent was more cunning than any beast of the field which
the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Has God
indeed said, 'You shall not eat of every tree of the garden'?"
3:2 And the woman said to the serpent, "We may eat the
fruit of the trees of the garden;
3:3 "but of the fruit
of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God has said, 'You
shall not eat it, nor shall you touch it, lest you die.' "
process of the disobedience sin is as follows.
strange voice of the serpent or false teachings and gossip until
there is a doubt against the true teaching Word. There are many
questions, so there are many problems and tears.
- Adding and
taking away the Word.
the Word or disobeying it.
So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, that it was
pleasant to the eyes, and a tree desirable to make one wise, she
took of its fruit and ate. She also gave to her husband with her,
and he ate. 3:7 Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and
they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together
and made themselves coverings.
one gets naked, falls, and rises in sins. He also tries to cover
the sin with the self-truth, namely blaming others and God. The
sins peak to the ones concerning eating-drinking and marrying-being
given in marriage. The life is in curse up to perdition.
must believe in Jesus to confess our sins to God and others, so we
can be set free from the heritage sins. The blood of Jesus forgives
us our sins. We are redeemed by the precious blood of Jesus. We
repent or stop sinning to return to God and then we are baptized of
water with Jesus to be raised in the new life, namely the heavenly
one or the life in righteousness. We become precious or expensive
life before God or we are not corrosive.
As of a
but with the precious blood of Christ, as
of a lamb
without blemish and without spot.
are redeemed by the blood of the lamb so that we become the
shepherded sheep and do not return to the old life.
We do not fall and rise in sins. We are not deceived. We can get
the spiritual growth in the shepherding.
blemish and without spot.
are redeemed by the blood of Jesus until we become without blemish
and without spot. It means that we
cannot sin nor be deceived.
We live in righteousness just as Jesus is righteous.
Little children, let no one deceive you. He who practices
righteousness is righteous, just as He is righteous.
Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, But righteousness
delivers from death.
a result, we get the covering of protection and preservation of
We are preserved from now on in the world until the days when the
antichrist reigns over the world. We will get the eternal life. We
are protected from the judgment of God to the world or the doomsday
and the one in the hell.
sanctification done by the true teaching Word.
But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and silver,
but also of wood and clay, some for honor and some for dishonor.
2:21 Therefore if anyone cleanses himself from the latter, he
will be a vessel for honor, sanctified and useful for the Master,
prepared for every good work.
2:22 Flee also youthful lusts;
but pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace with those who call on
the Lord out of a pure heart.
2:23 But avoid foolish and
ignorant disputes, knowing that they generate strife.
a servant of the Lord must not quarrel but be gentle
to all, able to teach, patient,
2:25 in humility correcting those who are in opposition, if God
perhaps will grant them repentance, so that they may know the truth,
2:26 and that they may come to their senses and escape the
snare of the devil, having been taken captive by him to do his
youthful lusts must be sanctified by the sword of God's Word as
If we are
sanctified from quarrel, uncleanness, and evil, we can be used in
the revival for building the body of Christ. It begins from the
marriage, shepherding, and inter-shepherding fellowship service
until someday we receive the garments of the bride or the clean and
bright fine linen.
self truth, namely covering the sin by blaming other people, even
God and the true teaching Word.
The quarrel happens because of envy and so on.
sanctified to become gentle and patient to lead others to the truth
and serve others who do not want to receive our service.
also able to teach, namely we can receive the rebuke and advice so
we can also rebuke and advise others to become the example for
sanctification from the young lion or the fleshly desires which aim
at the uncleanness sins, namely the ones concerning eating-drinking
and marrying-being given in marriage.
Such sins are the strong grip or bond of Satan which can be broken
only by the sword of the Word. Be careful! Do not be playful with
Flee also youthful lusts; but pursue righteousness,
faith, love, peace
with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
are sanctified, so we can live in the truth or righteousness,
faithfulness, love, and peace.
The sin of
But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation and a snare,
and into many foolish and harmful lusts which drown men in
destruction and perdition.
6:10 For the
love of money is a root of all kinds of evil,
for which some have strayed from the faith in their greediness, and
pierced themselves through with many sorrows.
root of evil is the love of money, namely loving money more than
God. It causes stinginess and greediness. In such condition, the
gold and silver are corrosive.
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming
5:2 Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are
gold and silver are corroded,
and their corrosion will be a witness against you and will eat your
flesh like fire. You have heaped up treasure in the last days.
Indeed the wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you
kept back by fraud, cry out; and the cries of the reapers have
reached the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
means that one cannot give to the work of God and other people who
are in need.
means that one robs the possessions of God or the tithes and
offerings and the ones of others through not paying the debt, doing
corruption, and so on.
We are sanctified from the love of money,
so we can love giving. It means that we have the spiritual gold and
So let each one give as he purposes in his heart, not grudgingly or
of necessity; for God loves a cheerful giver.
9:8 And God is
able to make all grace abound toward you, that you, always having
all sufficiency in all things, may have an abundance for every good
requirements of giving which can please God are as follows.
result, God will give us the grace abundantly as follows.
willing heart, not grudgingly or of necessity.
our life abundantly until we always give thanks.
abundance for every good work. We can always do good things, even
repay good for evil.
And to her it was granted to be arrayed in fine linen, clean and
bright, for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.
The tongue of the righteous is choice silver; The heart of the
wicked is worth little.
silver means honesty
or saying "yes" if yes and "no" if no.
gold means the obedience
until the flesh does not speak anymore.
results are as follows.
changed to be the same image as the Trinity of God.
"If you love Me, keep My commandments.
14:16 "And I
will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He
may abide with you forever--
Spirit of truth,
whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees Him nor
knows Him; but you know Him, for He dwells with you and will be in
have the image of Holy Spirit God, the Son, and Father.
"He who has My commandments and keeps them, it is he who loves
Me. And he who loves Me will be loved by My
will love him and manifest Myself to him."
answered and said to him, "If anyone loves Me, he will keep My
word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make
Our home with him.
the power of resurrection in the name of Jesus.
So he gave them his attention, expecting to receive something from
3:6 Then Peter said, "Silver and gold I do not
have, but what I do have I give you: In the name of Jesus Christ of
Nazareth, rise up and walk."
3:7 And he took him by the
right hand and lifted him up, and immediately his feet and ankle
bones received strength.
3:8 So he, leaping up, stood and
walked and entered the temple with them--walking, leaping, and
is the power to perform the miracles as follows.
The power of
or the one to remove all impossibilities. God is able to solve all
The power of
All things can be successful and beautiful in time of need. There
is restoration from the destruction of marriage and children.
The power of
Yes, my inmost being will rejoice When your lips speak right
heart, mind, and the inmost feelings or kidney can delight in the
service and ministry to God like God who always delights in us
although we still have many weaknesses.
For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, And
the men of Judah are His pleasant plant. He looked for justice,
but behold, oppression; For righteousness, but behold, a cry for
After this, Jesus, knowing that all things were now accomplished,
that the Scripture might be fulfilled, said, "I thirst!"
19:29 Now a vessel full of sour wine was sitting there; and
they filled a sponge with sour wine, put it on hyssop, and put it
to His mouth.
19:30 So when Jesus had received the sour wine,
He said, "It is finished!" And bowing His head, He gave
up His spirit.
is because Jesus willingly bears all of our weaknesses on the
I will delight myself in Your statutes; I will not forget Your
119:17 GIMEL. Deal bountifully with Your servant, That
I may live and keep Your word.
119:18 Open my eyes, that I
may see Wondrous things from Your law.
delight in the Word and worship to God.
Now Peter and John went up together to the temple at the hour of
prayer, the ninth hour.
will stretch out His hands to perform the miracles for us until
His name is attached on us when Jesus comes a second time. We
become His perfect bride. We are with Him forever.