‘The Power of Resurrection’ by Rev. Susanta Patra, Resurrection Sunday – Odia, 21st April, 2019

Rev. Susanta Patra preached on the theme ‘The Power of Resurrection’ from 1 Corinthians 15. On this special day, we are not remembering a Death God; but we are remembering a Living and a Risen Savior. How is that power relevant in our lives today? Let us see briefly 4 important teachings from the Resurrection of christ: a) The Ressurection of Jesus Christ has crushed death. The power of death could not hold Him. There was no death for mankind before Adam and Eve; it started after man sinned. There are 3 things about death we should know: Physical death …

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‘Experiencing the Resurrection’ by Rev. Susanta Patra, Resurrection Sunday – English, 21st April, 2019

Rev. Susanta Patra preached on the theme ‘Experiencing Resurrection’ from John 11:17-27. The Bible says He is not here; He is Risen. 3 thoughts can be drawn from Matthew 28 and John’s Gospel. 1) By confronting death: a) Certainty of death as given in John 11:17,21,23; Romans 5:12-14 and Hebrews 9:27. b) Cause of death is given in John 11:1,4; Romans 3:23 and 6:23. c) Anguish of Death as recorded in John 11:31-35. 2) By Believing what He said: What? Why? How did He say what He said? Jesus said in John 11:25 ‘I am the Resurrection and the Life.’ …

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Prayer Requests for the ailing

Please Pray for the sick brethren… Bro. Ananda Pramanik of Sambalpur is very sick Sis. Saloni is waiting for her biopsy report 5 month old baby girl Priyanshi Mohanty detected with cancer is under treatment Elder Rev. Stephen Behera had a fall recently and has hurt himself. Pray for his recovery Bro. Rohini Kumar Sahu is unwell and suffering from old age problem Sis. Minakshi Sahu is unwell Rev. Oriel Singh had a successful bypass surgery on 19th March @ CARE Hospital. He was discharged from the hospital on 27th March. Please keep him in prayers for his complete recovery Bro. …

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