|LC Classifications||BV2074 .Y68 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||72 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||72|
Up to that time the Spirit had not been given, since Jesus had not yet been glorified” (John ). Jesus promised that God’s Holy Spirit would satisfy the thirst, or deepest longings, of all who believe in Jesus Christ. However, many Christians do not understand the . If you are satisfied with Jesus, be satisfied with the Lord’s order for the church. Lord’s Order: Ephesians (Christ was in the gift giving business) Everyone of us is gifted to do something for God. Read: Ephesians Be satisfied with the order of things that Jesus set in order. Isaiah writes, “Out of the anguish of his soul he shall see and be satisfied; by his knowledge shall the righteous one, my servant, make many to be accounted righteous, and he shall bear their iniquities” (Isaiah ). The Levite, because he has no portion or inheritance among you, and the alien, the orphan and the widow who are in your town, shall come and eat and be satisfied, in order that the Lord your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do.
This book is gently convicting. Manion encourages and edifies with illustrations, Scripture, personal stories, and wonderful ideas for how to pursue the Satisfied Life/5(48). The original lyrics say that “on that cross, as Jesus died, the wrath of God was satisfied.” The Presbyterian Committee on Congregational Song wanted to substitute the words, “the love of God was magnified.” The song’s authors, Stuart Townend and Nashville resident Keith Getty, objected. So the committee voted to drop the song. In the book of Revelation, Jesus told the people at the church at Ephesus how pleased He was with all of their wonderful works; but He said they lacked one thing: Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love. Jesus addressed our quest for fulfillment and contentment in life one day while teaching in a synagogue, in a city by a lake, in a religious gathering like this one. There, with a crowd gathered around him, Jesus explained where and how fulfillment and satisfaction in life can be found when he said, "I am the Bread of Life.
Jesus shed blood satisfied the demands of God’s justice and holiness. Think about that. The wrath of God directed toward you was fully satisfied by the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. No, Erik Reece, if Jesus didn’t lay claim on greater love than your children do, he would be selling your heart to what cannot satisfy forever. No, Michael Prowse, God does not crave your adulation, he offers it as your greatest pleasure. God is most glorified in you when you are most satisfied . SATISFIED WITH HIS BOOK The Bible is not merely a book. It is the BOOK. The importance of its subjects. This whole book is an exploration of John 4, the well-known chapter about Jesus' meeting with the Samaritan woman. Pastor Anderson exercises his "biblical imagination" (credit to Michael Card for this phrase!), using historical context and the text itself to bring John 4 to life and reveal ideas in this chapter that I have never considered Reviews: