SECOND MESSAGE OF MGBIDI 2019 INT’L LEADERS AND WORKERS CONFERENCE – DAY 2
Text: Isaiah 44:24, 2 Corinthians 5:17, Philippines 2:13.
Topic: Inevitable Qualities of True Believer that makes for Joy.
Minister: Pst. Lazarus Muoka.
Once a person is genuinely born again, that person will have a transformed life, such person hates evil and begins to live a Godly life. 1 Corinthians 6:9, in times past you lived in unrighteousness but, when you met the Lord, you lived in holiness and righteousness. Such person will no longer manifest anything evil. 1 Timothy 2:7, when one is born again, that person will start to manifest the fruit and the gift of the Holy spirit. Galatians 5:22, such persons bears fruit of righteousness, he doesn’t dwell in his/her old life. Every believer is known by his qualities. Matthew 7:20, practicing righteousness like carrying of cross does not make you a Christian, but the fruit you bear.
Philippians 2:13, John 15:4-5, this qualities that makes people call you a child of God are obtained through the spirit of God inside you.
For better understanding of this message, we shall consider it under the following sub-headings;
Point 1: The Qualities that makes for Joy and Reasons.
Every real child of God possesses and goes for these things, Matthew 5:14-16. As a child of God, your lifestyle cannot be hidden, John 1:5, Love, Patience, kindness, gentleness e.t.c will manifest in you as a child of God. This qualities makes for heaven at last. Nobody with Adamic nature can posses and maintain this qualities.
Point 2: Our Response and Benefits.
As a matter of response, we should desire or be thirsty of this qualities that makes for Joy. In this Programme, we should hold the Lord to make this qualities begin to manifest in us. These qualities like humility makes for blessing, faith and Joy. Matthew 5:1-16, with this qualities Heaven is assured. Let us follow after these things for it makes for blessings, everyone should pray for this qualities and I assure you, our God will do it for you. As you do so, you will be a free man.