(Mid-Week service, 12 September 2021)
Ministering: Pastor Giwa Emmanuel
TOPIC: PUTTING UP A GOOD FIGHT AGAINST THE FORCES OF UNRIGHTEOUSNESS
Text: Hebrews 12:1-3
The Nature Of Sin
- Sin is pleasurable; but for a moment –Hebrews 11:23-25, Judges 16:20-21
Forces Of Sin
- Spirit of pride –Proverbs 16:18, 2nd chronicles 26:14-16, James 4:6
- Spirit of bondage/addiction -Romans 8:15/6:14
You must fight against sin with God -Matthew 11:12
Benefits Of Righteousness
- Supernatural prosperity -Psalm 112:1-10
- Blessing –Proverbs 3:10, Galatians 3:13; by righteousness we are entitled to the blessings of Abraham. Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord.
- Access to our inheritance –Colossians 1:12. Acts 20:32, Revelations 5:12
Interjected by: Pastor Sidney Omorogbe
Righteousness is simply defined as the nature and character of God
What Are The Pictures Of Righteousness?
- Faith; acting by conviction based on revelation
Godliness is God’s likeness. Outside the Holy Spirit, you can’t live holy. Our problems are not based on out troubles, it’s based on not following the leading of the Holy Spirit.
Genesis 42:18. Those that don’t fear God, fear men