PM Messages

PM Messages

The Book of Joel – February 18, 2018 PM

Notice Joel’s… PROCLAMATION It deals with… A CRISIS What the devouring locust has left, the swarming locust has eaten; what the swarming locust has left, the young locust has eaten; and what the young locust has left, the destroying locust has eaten. Joel 1:4 The seeds lie shriveled in their casings. The storehouses are in ruin, and the granaries are broken down, because the grain has withered away. How the animals groan! The herds of cattle wander in confusion since they have no pasture. Even the flocks of sheep and goats suffer punishment. Joel 1:17‭-‬18 A CHALLENGE…

The Book of Daniel – January 28, 2018 PM

Notice the… Historical record of Daniel (Chapters 1-6) A record of… Devotion Discerning Deliverance Prophetic Revelations of Daniel (Chapters 7-12) Notice the… Connection of the prophecies Daniel is not chronological Chapters 1-4 with 7-8 Content of the prophecies Chapter 7 First beast Second beast Chapter 8 Vision of ram and goat Chapter 10 Vision of spiritual warfare Chapter 12 Vision of a coming day of trouble The tribulation Concept of the prophecies

Ezekiel – The Word of the Lord Came to Me – January 21, 2017 PM

Notice the… MINISTRY of Ezekiel We can learn… When he ministered Where he ministered METHODS of Ezekiel Can observe his… Demonstrations Declarations “The word of the Lord came to me” “Thus saith the Lord” “The glory of God” MESSAGE of Ezekiel Breakdown of the book… Revelations (Chapters 1-3) Retribution (Chapters 4-32) Restoration (Chapters 33-48)

Lamentations: A Eulogy for Jerusalem – January 14, 2018 PM

586 B. C. – fall of Jerusalem Notice the… PAIN in Lamentations Consider… The subject On the seventh day of the fifth month ​— ​which was the nineteenth year of King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon ​— ​Nebuzaradan, the captain of the guards, a servant of the king of Babylon, entered Jerusalem.  He burned the Lord ’s temple, the king’s palace, and all the houses of Jerusalem; he burned down all the great houses. The whole Chaldean army with the captain of the guards tore down…

The Book of Jeremiah – January 7, 2018 PM

Consider the… Period of Jeremiah 640 B.C. – Jeremiah born 631 B.C. – Josiah’s reforms 598 B.C – fall of Jerusalem Notice during the period… The political climate The spiritual condition But look, you keep trusting in deceitful words that cannot help. “ ‘Do you steal, murder, commit adultery, swear falsely, burn incense to Baal, and follow other gods that you have not known?  Then do you come and stand before me in this house that bears my name and say,…

“Deacons, (and Disciples), Being Like Daniel – Oct. 29, 2017 PM

Daniel 6:12-23 Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8 ESV The challenge to… Determine your convictions Based… On faith in the Word of God Then these men said, “We shall not find any ground for complaint against this Daniel unless we find it in connection with the law of his God.” Daniel 6:5 ESV On following the ways of God But Daniel resolved that he would…

Proverbs – Oct. 22, 2017 PM

You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; and it is they that bear witness about me, John 5:39 ESV “Proverbs contain the law of heaven for life on earth. “ Notice the… Format of Proverbs Discover the… Divisions of Proverbs The Proverbs of Solomon (chapters 1-24) The proverbs of Solomon copied by the men of Hezekiah (chapters 25-29) The sayings of Agur (chapter 30) The sayings of King Lemuel (chapter 31) Details of…

The Psalms – October 15, 2017 PM

You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; and it is they that bear witness about me… John 5:39 ESV Hebrew name of Psalms “Tehillim” – praises Notice the… Composition of Psalms Arrangement Book One Psalms 1-41 Book Two Psalms 42-72 Book Three Psalms 73-89 Book Four Psalms 90-106 Book Five Psalms 107-150 Authors 73 are written by David (the “sweet singer of Israel”) 12 are written by Asaph (David’s choir director) 10 by…

“JOB – Suffering?!” – October 1, 2017 PM

Notice the… Process of suffering is not random God is… Aware of all suffering Active in all suffering Purpose of suffering is not revealed Be aware that… Human explanations are weak After the Lord had spoken these words to Job, the Lord said to Eliphaz the Temanite: “My anger burns against you and against your two friends, for you have not spoken of me what is right, as my servant Job has. Job 42:7 ESV Heavenly explanations must wait Plan…

“For Such A Time As This: The Book of Esther” – Sept. 24, 2017 PM

The Lord… Places His people Good is working in these situations: to bring Queen Vashti before the king with her royal crown, in order to show the peoples and the princes her beauty, for she was lovely to look at. Esther 1:11 ESV If it please the king, let a royal order go out from him, and let it be written among the laws of the Persians and the Medes so that it may not be repealed, that Vashti is…