Some Dead Guy-July 21, 2013

Jesus is not some dead guy that some people THINK is alive!

Acts 25:13-19 13 And after some days King Agrippa and Bernice came to Caesarea to greet Festus. 14 When they had been there many days, Festus laid Paul’s case before the king, saying: “There is a certain man left a prisoner by Felix, 15 about whom the chief priests and the elders of the Jews informed me, when I was in Jerusalem, asking for a judgment against him. 16 To them I answered, ‘It is not the custom of the Romans to deliver any man to destruction  before the accused meets the accusers face to face, and has opportunity to answer for himself concerning the charge against him.’ 17 Therefore when they had come together, without any delay, the next day I sat on the judgment seat and commanded the man to be brought in. 18 When the accusers stood up, they brought no accusation against him of such things as I supposed, 19 but had some questions against him about their own religion and about a certain Jesus, who had died, whom Paul affirmed to be alive.

 HE IS ALIVE  2 Timothy 2:8  Remember that Jesus Christ, of the seed of David, was raised from the dead according to my gospel,

If Jesus is alive to me RIGHT NOW, am I living RIGHT NOW according to that belief?

What well are you drinking from?  John 4:13  Jesus answered and said to her, “Whoever drinks of this water will thirst again,

God gave us power to become SONS OF His!  John 1:12 But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name:

Jesus is the WAY, TRUTH AND LIFE John 14:6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me

Confess sin and receive Jesus:  I John 1:9  If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

We are not disqualified because we have failed, but because we don’t get up!  God has a plan A-Z for you!