Thanksgiving Prayer Service in Malang, December 30, 2017 (Saturday Evening)
and grace in the love of our Lord Jesus Christ.
5:17 pray without ceasing,
everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus
are three things which God wants in our life as follows:
always in the joy of Holy Spirit.
The proof of having the heavenly joy is that we can keep
rejoicing in the time of sufferings.
The requirement is the
Therefore, let us always make peace with God and others. We
confess our sins to God and others as well as forgive and forget the
sins of others. As a result, the blood of Jesus washes away our
sins, so we can feel the peace and joy of heaven or the one of Holy
Spirit that cannot be influenced by anything.
If there are no
peace and joy, one will be weary and heavy-laden.
give thanks in everything.
The requirement in being
strong and of good courage.
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellence of
the power may be of God and not of us.
4:8 We are hard pressed
on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in
4:9 persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not
great our life is, we are only like the mortar vessel which is
brittle and easily broken.
Therefore, the mortar vessel must be
filled by the true teaching Word so that we have the abundant power
from God. We do not murmur in facing the temptations or
difficulties, but always give thanks to God.
Then they told him, and said: "We went to the land where you
sent us. It truly flows with milk and honey, and this is its fruit.
13:28 "Nevertheless the people who dwell in the land are
strong; the cities are fortified and very large; moreover we saw the
descendants of Anak there.
of you who have complained against Me shall fall in this wilderness,
all of you who were numbered, according to your entire number, from
twenty years old and above.
and gossiping much more, a star will be an animal. Such life has a
weak heart. Therefore, let us keep our heart and mouth.
Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom which cannot be shaken,
let us have grace, by which we may serve God acceptably with
reverence and godly fear.
we are strong and of good courage, we will always give thanks to
The fact found in it is serving and ministering to God
acceptably with reverence and godly fear, namely in faithfulness and
responsibility to God.
As a result, we receive the heavenly
kingdom, which cannot be shaken. It means that we live in the
atmosphere of the heavenly kingdom, namely the abundant preservation
and protection of God. We can always give thanks to God. We are used
in the ministry for edifying the perfect body of Christ.
pray and worship without ceasing.
The requirement is the broken
Then He looked at them and said, "What then is this that is
written: 'The stone which the builders rejected Has become the
20:18 "Whoever falls on that stone
will be broken; but on whomever it falls, it will grind him to
the broken heart means that we always appreciate and exalt the
sacrifice or cross of Christ. We willingly fall on the chief
cornerstone or the sacrifice of Christ.
The fact found in it is
the willingness to suffer in the flesh because of Jesus as well as
the true teaching Word, ordination, and life. It is the same as the
robe is dipped in blood, so Satan cannot strip us.
which is dipped in blood will be more beautiful and whiter until it
becomes white, clean, and bright.
We confess that we are only
the clay which only relies on God. Then, God will stretch out His
merciful hands to us.
In that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: "Do not fear; Zion,
let not your hands be weak.
3:17 The LORD your God in your
midst, The Mighty One, will save; He will rejoice over you with
gladness, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you
3:18 "I will gather those who sorrow
over the appointed assembly, Who are among you, To whom its reproach
is a burden.
results are as follows.
merciful hands of God give us power as follows.
is the same as being the house of prayer.
keep on serving and ministering to God faithfully and fervently in
spirit until the end line.
keep on giving thanks to God until the end line.
keep on worshiping God until the end line.
The merciful hands
of God are able to give victory over the enemies.
merciful hands of God are able to perform spiritual miracle, namely
to renew our life from fleshly man to spiritual one like Jesus.
are changed to be as perfect as Him when He comes a second time. We
are lifted up to the glorious clouds to meet the Lord. There is no
tear at all and we worship God day and night. We only give thanks