General Service in Malang, November 07, 2010 (Sunday Morning)
"When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the holy angels
with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His glory.
the nations will be gathered before Him, and He will separate them
one from another, as a shepherd divides his sheep from the goats.
Jesus' second coming, He appears in 2
appearances as follows:
Shepherding system= system of
- As King of
kings who dwells on the throne of His glory. So, we become
as kings, those are lives who win
(through sins, flesh, and world, so we can
sit on the throne of glory.
- As Shepherd. So, we must appear as shepherded
sheep. The characteristics are staying
in shepherding pen and being able to eat
1 Peter 5:3
5:3. nor as
being lords over those entrusted to you, but being examples
to the flock;
If we can be
shepherded, we can be example for
Jesus as Chief Shepherd becomes
perfect example for us, especially in obedience.
example in obedience for three times as
God blesses us.
- When He was baptized.
But Jesus answered and said to him, "Permit it to be so now,
for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness."
Then he allowed Him.
3:16. When He had been baptized, Jesus came
up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened
to Him, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and
alighting upon Him.
3:17. And suddenly a voice came from heaven,
saying, "This is My beloved Son, in whom I am well
In tabernacle, it refers to the
Water baptism is way of the forgiveness
from sin or salvation way.
Jesus is human who has
no sin and knows no sin, but He had
to enter water baptism.
Why did Jesus have
to enter water baptism?
- For giving right water baptism to us.
Therefore we were buried with Him through
baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by
the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of
The right water baptism is we were buried/dived
with Jesus in the water.
We must be baptized like Jesus did,
that is being buried with Jesus in the water. If we haven't been
buried yet, it means we haven't been baptized yet.
- For fulfilling whole God's will, being
obedient to God's will.
In order to be
obedient to God's will, we have to sacrifice our pride,
so we can humble ourselves.
So, we have to humble ourselves to
be able to be obedient.
1 Peter 3:20-21
who formerly were disobedient, when once the Divine longsuffering
waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was being prepared, in
which a few, that is, eight souls, were saved through water.
There is also an antitype which now saves us--baptism (not the
removal of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good
conscience toward God), through the resurrection of Jesus
The right water baptism brings
and obedience to God's
Good conscience is strong base for receiving Heaven's
Good conscience is also strong base for
hurling us up to Heaven's throne.
- When worship at Getsemane.
He went a little farther, and fell on the ground, and prayed that if
it were possible, the hour might pass from Him.
14:36. And He
said, "Abba, Father, all things are possible for You. Take this
cup away from Me; nevertheless, not what I will, but what You
In tabernacle, it refers to the holy
In order to be obedient, it
needs the sacrifice of self-will.
8:7. Because the carnal mind is enmity against God;
for it is not subject to the law of God, nor indeed can be.
the self-will which is not appropriate to the Word of God will make
enmity against God and others. Self-will
makes us not obey the Word of
Worship is process of the tearing of flesh and all
its wills, that we can
accept God's will which contradicts carnal
will, so we can be obedient
to God's will.
14:37. Then He
came and found them sleeping, and said to Peter, "Simon, are
you sleeping? Could you not watch one hour?
and pray, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is
willing, but the flesh is weak."
will not enter into temptation. But disobedience
- When Jesus were crucified, He became obedient to the death
of the cross.
2:8. And being
found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself and became obedient
to the point of death, even the death of the cross.
tabernacle, it refers to the most holy place.
To become obedient
to the death of the cross, it needs whole life sacrifice.
have to sacrifice our whole life to be able to be
obedient until our flesh does not sound
God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name which is
above every name,
Since Jesus became obedient to the
death of the cross, Jesus received Name of the names.
So do we.
If we are obedient
until our flesh does not sound anymore, we
will receive power of Jesus' Name. The results
are as follows:
- Winning power on satan trinity, source of sins,
suffering and tears.
2:10. that at
the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and of
those on earth, and of those under the earth,
is, we live in righteouness and holiness,
that we can experience Heavenly happiness.
- Resurection power to raise us from paralysis.
9:32. Now it came to pass, as Peter went through
all parts of the country, that he also came down to the saints who
dwelt in Lydda.
9:33. There he found a certain man named Aeneas,
who had been bedridden eight years and was paralyzed.
Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus the Christ heals you. Arise
and make your bed." Then he arose immediately.
of 'Eneas' means admirable, but become paralyzed. God's resurection
power is able to heal us from our physical and spiritual
9:36. At Joppa there
was a certain disciple named Tabitha, which is translated Dorcas.
This woman was full of good works and charitable deeds which she
9:37. But it happened in those days that she became sick
and died. When they had washed her, they laid her in an upper
9:40. But Peter put them all out, and knelt down and
prayed. And turning to the body he said, "Tabitha, arise."
And she opened her eyes, and when she saw Peter she sat up.
of Jesus' Name can take care our life
although we are in the
Power of Jesus' Name can
remove all impossibilities, and
settle all our problems.
- Lifting power which lifts
us up from failure and
Therefore God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name
which is above every name,
up means being used by God in the revival of last
Lifting up also means renewal
life from carnal men to spiritual men
like Jesus, until we become as glorious
as Jesus and can welcome God's second
coming on the gorgeous clouds.