Matthew 1:21 She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
1 John 3:8 He who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the devil's work. NIV
Luke 4:6 And he said to him, "I will give you all their authority and splendor, for it has been given to me, and I can give it to anyone I want to. NIV
Romans 8:1-2 1 Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, 2 because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death.
Matthew 28:18 Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. NIV
Luke 4:1-2 1 Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the desert, 2 where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them he was hungry. NIV
Luke 4:33-34 33 In the synagogue there was a man possessed by a demon, an evil spirit. He cried out at the top of his voice, 34 "Ha! What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are -- the Holy One of God!" NIV
Luke 4:41 Moreover, demons came out of many people, shouting, "You are the Son of God!" But he rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew he was the Christ. NIV
Another wonderful experience of receive love and acceptance from the church family, and learning about God's great love for us. Pastor Dwayne told us that Jesus came to earth for 2 reasons: 1) Destroy the Devil's work & 2) Free us from sin. George shared a song that he received from the Holy Spirit this morning (the recording totally doesn't do justice to the sound, but it was an experience of the intimacy between God and his children. We are motivated to dedicate ourselves to Jesus and his service, so that we will see and experience how He can change people and Keremeos.