Tuesday, November 3, 2020

DAY 308 (2020) - The true blessings of perfectionists! (Please go to FaceBook(silastyng) to watch my video of this blog)

 


Silence

1.   Put on your “brakes” and stop for a moment of silence
2.   Wait for God. Breathe deep for God's peace and feel His presence. Exhale your worries.

Praise and Thanksgiving

1.   Think through your day, all the times that made you smile
2.   Thank God for all those moments, and for all those people
3.   Sing a song to praise God (you are welcome to use "Father, I adore you" which I have been singing every morning for the past 20 years or your own choice to praise God)

          Father, I adore You, lay my life before You, how I love You.
          Jesus, I adore You, lay my life before You, how I love You.
          Spirit, I adore You, lay my life before You, how I love You.
      

Confession and Repentance (Subjective Shifting Devotion Method http://bishopsilas.blogspot.ca/2009/08/count-down-5-subject-shifting-devotion.html)

1.  Pray for the Holy Spirit to shine on you that you are able to discover your sins and be willing to repent:


     “Dear Holy Spirit, shine your light into the places of darkness in my life. Show me my sins, everything that blocks me from encountering God and having Jesus as my Lord. In Jesus’ name I pray, Amen.”



2.  Through the Holy Spirit, examine yourself for a short silence and then pray:

     "Dear Lord Jesus, thank you for dying on the cross for our sins and being victorious over death and sin. I confess my sin to you(pause, to tell Jesus what the Holy Spirit has shown you). Forgive my sins by your blood and help me follow you. Holy Spirit, fill me that I may be able to receive your gift to love God and His people. In Jesus Name I pray, Amen."

The Word, Time with Abba (Psalm 119:97-104, Ezekiel 7:1-9:11; Hebrews 5:1-14; Proverbs 26:28)


     TWA Bible link: http://api.pastoralcareschool.org/twa/

    
    Today's main passage:

    Son though he was, he learned obedience from what he suffered and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him 10 and was designated by God to be high priest in the order of Melchizedek.

      Hebrews 5:8-10


    Let's have a time to be still and give the Holy Spirit space to speak through the passage we have just read. Offer this time to Jesus as you listen to him.    

    My Listening
    The topic I received today from Jesus is: The true blessings of perfectionists!

    You must be curious when you read this topic. How come there are
    true and false perfectionists?

    Yes, that's what I received from Jesus today, a big gift!

    Hebrews 5:9 tells us "once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him". 

    No one is perfect, only Jesus is perfect!

    Let's take a look at Hebrews 12:1-3:

        Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.

    Jesus is the "perfecter"!

    So, how can we become true perfectionists and to receive blessings?

    Actually, it is for us to give up to be perfectionists and to acknowledge that we are always not perfect, never can be 100 marks, not even 90 marks. We need to follow Jesus through all those sufferings during our life time to be more like Jesus so that we can enjoy our daily presence with Jesus who is perfect and the source of perfection to enter into eternal salvation!


      Dear Lord Jesus,
     Lead us to follow you each day and to experience that you are the source of perfection that we can enter into eternal salvation. In Jesus name we pray. Amen.
     
     Reflect on these questions:
     1. What inspiration have you received from today's catch and what have you heard from Jesus now?
      
      2.  What is your next step to be more closer to God?
    
           Family Corner:
     Find an opportunity to share with your family the importance of today's message. 
     


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