Order of Service
Prayer Meeting - 7:30pm
Friday 7pm - Online
Sunday Morning 11am
Tithes & Offerings - £
That Shania gets better and stops having pain.
I pray I can continue to play football and be in good teams and be professional at it.
I also pray to have a long healthy life knowing God.
I pray for those fighting health issues
I pray for those with conditions that prevent learning efficiently
I pray that get better grades this year and do well in my summer assessments coming up.
Why do people smoke or vape knowing the consequences?
What influences them to smoke?
Why are games or certain devices designed to distract us from things that will help us?
What is the point of circumcision?
I’m pretty sure Jews circumcise children at eight days.
What does Gentile believers mean?
Is Revelation someone’s vision of the end of time?
What does [Pilate] mean in John 18:36?
(Steve – I did that to show That Jesus was answering Pilate)
Why does Genesis 1,2 and 3 contradict with the account of Adam and Eve?
Genesis 1 - Days of Creation
Genesis 2 - Day 6 of Creation
Genesis 3 - The Fall
Genesis 4 - Cain & Abel
Genesis 5 (onwards) - Noah
A question I have is why did God have to test Adam and Eve though God knowing that they were going to eat the fruit from the tree that he said not to?
society makes the false claim that Christian believe was invented after the death of Jesus
3 months after Mary is visited by the Angel Gabriel
6 month before Jesus was to be born
Elizabeth gives birth
Elizabeth gave birth to a son
Fulfillment of a Promise
Neighbours & Relatives heard and rejoiced
Circumcise - cut off the foreskin
Circumcision Established by God
Male Child - not female!
Bondage to the Law
Accept the Yoke of the Commandments
The would call him Zechariah
Naming at same time as Circumcision - God gives the name, not the parents
Custom was that a child was named after their father or ancester
It was to act as an instruction to the child to emulate the Godly lives of those who they were named after
They overstepped their rights, on the basis Zechariah could not speak
“John is his Name”
Elizabeth rejects the name in obedience to God
“He shall be called John”
Appeals to Father
Zechariah confirms God’s chosen name
Zechariah wrote on a writing tablet
“John is his name”
We see the fulfilment of the promise and affirmation of his calling of God
Zechariah is restored
Affirmation of Zechariah’s obedience is shown to the people
The Promise through the Prophet Micah
They wondered about the role God had for John
Song of Zechariah
The Holy Spirit announces through Zechariah clearly the calling of John
Thanksgiving for the Messiah
Angel told him - God has answered your prayer
Salvation of Gods People
God is fulfilling His Promise
The Great Deliverance
Promises to Abraham and the prophets
delivered from our enemies
original - personal & national enemy
Zechariah was aware that our principal war is not with flesh & blood, but Satan
delivered to server God without fear, in holiness and righteousness
The Calling of John
He will point to the Messiah