November 27th. 2016 "The Christian Who Wins" Revelation 2:3 By Pastor Ray Sleiman (Audio/Scriptures)
Revelation 2:3 (NKJV) 3 and you have persevered and have patience, and have labored for My name’s sake and have not become weary. 2 Corinthians 5:9-10 (NKJV) 9 Therefore we make it our aim, whether present or absent, to be well pleasing to Him. 10 For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad. 1 Corinthians 9:24 (NKJV) 24 Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it. 1 Corinthians 9:27New King James Version (NKJV)27 But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection, lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified. Matthew 16:24 (NKJV) 24 Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. Revelation 3:1 (NKJV) 3 “And to the angel of the church in Sardis write,‘These things says He who has the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars: “I know your works, that you have a name that you are alive, but you are dead. 1 Corinthians 15:58 (NKJV) 58 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord. 2 Corinthians 6:4-11 (NKJV) 4 But in all things we commend ourselves as ministers of God: in much patience, in tribulations, in needs, in distresses, 5 in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in sleeplessness, in fastings; 6 by purity, by knowledge, by long suffering, by kindness, by the Holy Spirit, by sincere love, 7 by the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armor of righteousness on the right hand and on the left, 8 by honor and dishonor, by evil report and good report; as deceivers, and yet true; 9 as unknown, and yet well known; as dying, and behold we live; as chastened, and yet not killed; 10 as sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things. Jeremiah 48:10 (NKJV) 10 Cursed is he who does the work of the Lord deceitfully, And cursed is he who keeps back his sword from blood. Ephesians 6:12 (NKJV) 12 For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places. 1 Corinthians 16:9 (NKJV) 9 For a great and effective door has opened to me, and there are many adversaries. Matthew 5:11-12 (NKJV) 11 “Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake.12 Rejoice and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you. 2 Corinthians 12:10 (NKJV) 10 Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in needs, in persecutions, in distresses, for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong. Acts 20:9 (NKJV) 9 And in a window sat a certain young man named Eutychus, who was sinking into a deep sleep. He was overcome by sleep; and as Paul continued speaking, he fell down from the third story and was taken up dead. Acts 2:42 (NKJV) 42 And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NKJV) 16 All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness,17 that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work. Romans 10:17 (NKJV) 17 So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. Revelation 1:3 (NKJV) 3 Blessed is he who reads and those who hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written in it; for the time is near. Joshua 1:8 (NKJV) 8 This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success. Romans 12:5 (NKJV) 5 so we, being many, are one body in Christ, and individually members of one another. 1 Thessalonians 5:7 (NKJV) 7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk are drunk at night. Mark 9:29 (NKJV) 29 So He said to them, “This kind can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting.” Matthew 26:41 (NKJV) 41 Watch and pray, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit indeed iswilling, but the flesh is weak.” Luke 17:32 (NKJV) 32 Remember Lot’s wife.