‘4 Lessons about Resurrection’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher, Resurrection Sunday, Odia, 1st April, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from 1 Corinthians 15:35-49. His theme was ‘Lessons from Resurrection’. Indeed Christ is Risen from the dead. We shall also rise form the dead if we die as believers. 4 things we will see from Resurrection. These are the 4 Truths: 1). Philippians 3:20-21 says we shall have glorious body in Heaven. There will be no sickness and pain in that form. 2). In Resurrection, there will be no relationship at all. We shall be able to recognize our loved ones, but there will be no relationships there. They will be like angels in heaven. (Matthew …

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‘Resurrection of Christ’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher, (Resurrection Sunday), English, 1st April, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from 1 Corinthians 15:20-28. His theme was based on the Resurrection. 3 things we need to know about Christ’s Resurrection. They are 1). Christ is Risen. As Christ is risen from the dead, all those who believe on Him will rise from the dead because the last enemy i.e. Death was defeated and killed forever. 2). Christ is Reigning. He is Reigning and the Bible says, His Kingdom shall never end. 3). Christ is Returning. He is coming back soon with glory and power. Today, are you truly prepared to meet Jesus Christ! If not, come …

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‘Is there a balm in Gilead!’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher, Holy Saturday Service, 31st March, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from Jeremiah 8:18-22. His theme was ‘Is there a balm in Gilead!’ The people of Judah had the offer, but they rejected it. Remember, God doesn’t want anything material from you; He wants you. He needs you to live with a surrendered life. He wants your life. If the Lord visits you tonight, are you prepared! Are you willing to change your path/stay in the same position as you were. Miracles happen when you apply the Blood of Christ in your life. It has power and never forget, the Blood of Christ has life in it.

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‘Lessons from Abigail’s life’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher (Special Women’s Meet), Passion Week, 31st March, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from 1 Samuel (entire chapter) on this Special meeting for the ladies. He spoke on Abigail’s character from this passage. God has placed few good characters and few bad characters and we can learn something from them. In this passage, we need to look at few lessons from Abigail’s character. 1). Try to avoid the conflict. She did them beautifully in her life. 2). She played the role of a help mate. She prevented the bloodshed that could have taken place. Your kind act, forgiving spirit can set your family right. 3). Her wise act changed …

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‘3 things died on the Cross’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher (Good Friday), Odia Service, 30th March, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from 1 Corinthians 1:18-25. His theme was ‘3 things that were Crucified with Christ on the Cross.’ when Jesus died on the Cross, there are 3 things that died on the Cross. With the death of Christ, 3 other things were crucified on the Cross. 1). Sin and sinful nature died on the Cross (Rom 6:6). If you accept Christ in your life, then He will give you His nature because He has taken your sinful nature upon Himself on the Cross. All your bad thoughts, addictions and sinful habits will leave your life in Jesus’ …

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‘4 Miracles that took place @ Crucifixion’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher, (Good Friday), English, 30th March, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached on Good Friday Morning Service from Matthew 27:45-54. His theme was ‘4 Miracles that took place @ Crucifixion’. 1). There was darkness at mid day (v.45). It was a full moon day and we can never see a solar eclipse then. The Lord gives you the Light today. Are you still in sin and darkness! 2). The temple veil was torn in two (v.51), which means there was no other priest that was needed. Jesus is now our High Priest. 3). The earth quaked (v.51), which shows the anger and sadness of God as if to …

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‘Truths about Holy Communion’ by Mr. Jenny Christopher, (Passion Week), Maundy Thursday, 29th March, 2018

Mr. Jenny Christopher preached from 1 Corinthians 11:17-26. His theme was based on the ‘Truths about Holy Communion’. There are 3 dimensions of the Holy Communion we need to understand: 1). Physical : You can partake of it if you saved and washed by His blood. Come together to partake of it. 2). Mental : Do this in Remembrance of Me. Just imagine the Love portrayed on the Cross. Am I thinking of this great Sacrifice! 3). Spiritual : Communion means fellowship/partnership with the Lord Jesus. We should be willing to suffer for the Gospel. And when we participate with …

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‘Four Preparatory Acts’ by Rev. Bijoy Kumar Das (Passion Week), Wednesday, 28th March, 2018

Rev. Bijoy Kumar Das preached from Mark 14:1-16. His theme was ‘Four Preparatory Acts’. They are: 1). The Leaders prepare to Kill Jesus. Their intention is to take Jesus by trickery. 2). Mary prepares for Jesus’ burial. Here we see how Mary anoints Jesus using an alabaster jar of expensive perfume. 3). Judas prepares to betray Jesus Christ. He goes to the Chief Priests and makes the deal for 30 pieces of silver. 4). Disciples prepare to keep the Passover. They prepare it with obedience. How is our life today! Like Mary and the 2 Disciples who were faithful in …

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‘What God desires of us?’ by Rev. Ayub Chhinchani (Passion Week), Monday, 26th March, 2018

Rev. Ayub Chhinchani preached from Mark 11:12-14 on occasion of Passion Week (Monday) Worship. His theme was ‘What God desires of us?’ There are two things we see here: God’s Love and mercy and His anger/rudeness. We see the hypocrisy of this tree as it attracted people, but had no fruit in it. If we have no fruit in our Christian walk, then we are not matured enough. Remember, fruit is the only evidence of a transformed life in Christ. The Lord is looking for fruit in the lives of His people. The Lord is looking for fruit in His …

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‘Are you following Jesus in Truth!’ by Rev. Songram Keshari Singh (Palm Sunday), 25th March, 2018

Rev. Songram Keshari Singh preached from Luke 19:28-48 on this Palm Sunday afternoon Odia Service. His theme was ‘Are you following Christ in Truth!’ Friends, we may say we are following Jesus; but are we like the crowd that were with Jesus as He entered Jerusalem! They were shouting ‘Hosanna in the Highest’ that day, but few days later, they shouted in unison ‘Crucify Him’. Is our life in tune with God! If not, let us retrospect and be on the same track with Jesus. Let us set our priorities right. Let’s live with a mandate to Glorify Him always …

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‘What happens when Jesus steps in your life!’ by Rev. B.N. Satpathy (Palm Sunday), 25th March, 2018

Rev. B.N. Satpathy preached from Mark 11:1-10. His theme was ‘What happens when Jesus steps into someone’s life!’ He stressed on the 4 main characters of Palm Sunday that day. They were Jesus Christ, His followers, the crowd and the Donkey. On that day, the donkey was a key instrument in the ministry of Christ. There are basically two things that happen when Jesus steps into a life: a). He/she would understand that God has a special plan for your life. When you come to Him in faith, He will untie/release you. b). The Lord will make you humble and …

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“3 things Jesus expects of believers after His Resurrection” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Resurrection Sunday Odia), 16th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive spoke from John 21:1-17. His theme was ‘What Jesus expects of us of His Resurrection!’ Rev. Subhash made it very clear that Creation, Redemption and Resurrection; these 3 are inter-related themes in God’s Work of Salvation. There are 3 things Jesus expects from believers of His Resurrection: a). We must believe in the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. b). We must be faithful and loyal to His call. He is asking us today; can I count on you! c). We need to be a Witness of our Resurrected Savior. We are His messengers; Holy spirit works in them

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“The Resurrection of Jesus is the proof of our Resurrection” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Resurrection Sunday English), 16th April, 2017

Rev .Subhash Dongerdive spoke from 1 Corinthians 15:1-23. His theme was “The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is the proof of our Resurrection.” Creation, Redemption and Resurrection; these 3 are inter-related themes in God’s Work of Salvation. The Cross and Resurrection has to do with Salvation. But, the idea of Salvation can never be understood without understanding what God was doing in Creation. Jesus is the first fruit of Resurrection. We will be the 2nd fruits of Resurrection. One who dies believing in Jesus will be raised again.

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“Where was Jesus on Saturday!” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Holy Saturday Service), 15th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive was speaking this Holy Saturday evening from 1 Peter 3:1-18. His theme was ‘Where was Jesus on Saturday!’ There are 3 places which he visited on this day: a). Jesus was in Paradise on Saturday (Luke 23:43). Paradise is a place of true bliss b). Jesus visited and ministered to the Spirits in Prison (1 Pet 3:19-20) c). He went to Hades. As Christians, we should look at Life after Death. You choose and choose now. Tomorrow will be too late. Choose Paradise/Hades!

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“Women around the Cross” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Special Women’s Meet), 15th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive spoke on this Special meeting for the ladies on Holy Saturday from various scriptures. His theme was ‘Women around the Cross’. There were 3-stages we see: a). Women far from the Cross of Jesus b). Women sitting near to the tomb c). Women entering inside the tomb. Have you truly met Him. Have you ever witnessed about the Risen Savior! Let us not keep that distance from Jesus. Come to JESUS.

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“7 Words of Jesus on the Cross” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Good Friday Odia), 14th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive spoke from Luke 23:32-47. His theme was ‘7 Words of Jesus on the Cross of Calvary’. They are: 1) Father, forgive them for they know not what they are doing 2) Today, you will be with me in Paradise 3) Behold Thy mother 4) My God, My God why have you forsaken me! 5) I thirst. (It was a physical thirst more than anything else) 6) It is Finished. Work of Salvation is done once for all 7) Father, into your hands; I commit my Spirit. Remember the 7 Words of Jesus on the Cross. Stay rooted …

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“7 Words of Jesus on the Cross” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Good Friday English), 14th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive spoke from Isaiah 53:1-5. His theme was ‘7 Words of Jesus on the Cross of Calvary’. They are: 1) Father, forgive them for they know not what they are doing 2) Today, you will be with me in Paradise 3) Behold Thy mother 4) My God, My God why have you forsaken me! 5) I thirst. It was a Physical thirst more than anything 6) It is Finished. Work of Salvation is done once for all 7) Father, into your hands; I commit my Spirit. Take this message of Jesus and share it to a lost & …

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“The 3 Commandments” by Rev. Subhash Dongerdive (Maundy Thursday Service), 13th April, 2017

Rev. Subhash Dongerdive spoke from John 13:1-15. His theme was ‘3 Commandments of Jesus’, he gave to His disciples and to us. a). Wash each other’s feet (Do Service to people in love & unity) b). Do this in Remembrance of Me as I am the Passover Lamb c). Love one another as I have loved you. You need to obey His Commands if you want to be a leader in God’s Kingdom.

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“Picture of a True Christian” by Rev. Ayub Chhinchani (Spy Wednesday Service), 12th April, 2017

Rev. Ayub Chhinchani spoke from Mark 14:3-9. His theme was ‘Picture of a True Christian’. There are 4 signs of a True Christian: a). A True Christian makes an investment for Eternity b). If you truly serve the Lord, accept criticism. Take it in right vein c). A good Christian does right with everybody. He has integrity d). He does what he could and what God expects from him. God bless you all.

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“Fake/Duplicate Christian” by Rev. B.N. Satpathy (Holy Tuesday Service), 11th April, 2017

Rev. B.N. Satpathy spoke from Matthew 26:14-16. His theme was ‘Fake/Duplicate Christian’, where he spoke about Judas Iscariot, the one who betrayed Jesus Christ. Who are Fake Christians! a). They have Spiritual background, but no experience of Salvation b). They have Spiritual privileges, but to no avail c). They are Earthly and Carnal d). They don’t show Godly remorse, but are doomed to hell. Are you hardening your heart today like Judas! Repent and Believe.

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