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  • GOD BLESS AS U WORSHIP WITH US *

    GOD BLESS AS U WORSHIP WITH US CALL TO WORSHIPSDAH 755

    THE CALLNO. 755Oh, come to the water all you who are thirsty;though you have no money, come!But corn without money, and eat,and, at no cost, wine and milk.Why spend money on what is not bread,your wages on what fails to satisfy?

    THE CALLNO. 755Listen, listen to me,and you will have good things to eatand which food to enjoy.Pay attention, come o me;listen, and your soul will live.

    THE CALLNO. 755With you I will make an everlastingcovenant out of he favourspromised to David.See, I have made of you a witness to the peoples, a leader and a masterof the nations.

    THE CALLNO. 755See, you will summon a nation you never knew,Those unknown will come hurryingto you, for he sake of Yahweh your God,of the Holy One of Israel who will glorify you.

    THE CALLNO. 755Seek Yahweh while he is stillto be found,call to him while he is still near.Le the wicked man abandonhis way,the evil man his thoughts.

    THE CALLNO. 755Let him turn back to Yahwehwho will take pity on him,to our God who is rich in forgiving;for my thoughts are not yourthoughts, my ways not your ways-it is Yahweh who speaks.

    THE CALLNO. 755

    Yes, the heavens are as highabove earthas my ways are above your ways,my thoughts above your thoughts.HYMN OF WORSHIPSDAH 341

    1. To God be the glory, great things He hath done; So loved He the world that He gave us His Son, Who yielded His life and atonement for sin, And opened the life gate that all may go in.

    REFRAINPraise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the earth hear His voice;Praise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the people rejoice;

    O come to the Father, through Jesus the Son, And give Him the glory, great things He hath done.

    2. O perfect redemption, the purchase of blood, To every believer the promise of God; The vilest offender who truly believes, That moment from Jesus a pardon receives.

    REFRAINPraise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the earth hear His voice;Praise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the people rejoice;

    O come to the Father, through Jesus the Son, And give Him the glory, great things He hath done.

    3. Great things He hath taught us, great things He hath done, And great our rejoicing through Jesus the Son; But purer, and higher, and greater will be Our wonder, our transport, when Jesus we see.

    REFRAINPraise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the earth hear His voice;Praise the Lord, praise the Lord,Let the people rejoice;

    O come to the Father, through Jesus the Son, And give Him the glory, great things He hath done.***

    BIBLE READINGLEVITICUS 10:10

    PRE-SERMON HYMNSDAH 574

    O Master, Let Me Walk With TheeHymn No. 574

    1. O Master, let me walk with thee in lowly paths of service free; tell me thy secret; help me bear the strain of toil, the fret of care.

    O Master, Let Me Walk With TheeHymn No. 574

    2. Help me the slow of heart to move by some clear, winning word of love; teach me the wayward feet to stay, and guide them in the homeward way.

    O Master, Let Me Walk With TheeHymn No. 574

    3. Teach me thy patience; still with thee in closer, dearer company, in work that keeps faith sweet and strong, in trust that triumphs over wrong;

    O Master, Let Me Walk With TheeHymn No. 574

    4. In hope that sends a shining ray far down the future's broadening way, in peace that only thou canst give, with thee, O Master, let me live.

    Does It Make A Difference:what we teach?what we believe?how we worship?Does It Make A Difference When:multiplicity of churchesall teach different doctrinesall think they are right with Godfamous mottosWere all going to the same place anywayThere are many roads to heavenOne church is just as good as anotherJoin the church of your choice

    Were all going to the same place anyway?do we really believe this?can you pass BORI off as going to the same place as RIVPOLY?is there a destiny of DESTRUCTION where many will go (Matt. 7:13, 14)?is hell the same place as heaven?the bible teaches that the only same place where all are going is JUDGMENT!

    There are many roads to heaven?do people use this idea in any other area besides religion?are there many roads to my house?what happens if I drive on every road except the road where my residence is? unless you drive on the one road to my house, you will never drive to my house!what happens if I give directions this way?why not Islam another way to heaven?THE BIBLE:Our Roadmap To Heaventhe Bible gives us directions to travel down the road to heavens residenceSingular Or Plural?STAND IN THE WAYSOne church is just as good as anotherdo we believe this?church of Satan?Jehovah Witnesses who deny the deity of Christ?Pentecostals who deny the Father and the Son (1 Jn. 2:22)?Seventh-Day Adventists who deny the first day?Mormons who deny the Bible alone?Join the churchof your choice?why should I think the soundness of a church depends on my choice?being a member of a church does involve our choicebut our choice doesnt necessarily make that church okayJesus died for the church of Gods choice!we need to be a member of that church!Psalm 37:23PROVERBS 28:26PROVERBS 16:25What Makes Different Churches?their system of faith defines who they are:their teachingtheir practicetheir worshiptheir nametheir organizationtheir requirement(s) for salvation

    If All Churches:would teach the same thingwould practice the same thingwould worship the same waywould wear the same namewould organize the same waywould teach the same requirements for salvation. . .AND:. . . AND DO IT ALL ACCORDING TO THE PRESCRIPTION OF SCRIPTURE

    DOES IT MATTERWHAT WE TEACH?MATTHEW 7:15, 1615 Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheeps clothing, but inwardly they are ravenous wolves.16 You will know them by their fruits. Do men gather grapes from thornbushesor figs from thistles?

    WHY THE EXHORTATIONS TO TEACH CORRECTLY?2 TIMOTHY 4:2,Preach the word! Be ready in season and out of season. Convince, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.1 PETER 4:11,If anyone speaks, let him speak as the oracles of God. GALATIANS 1:8; 2 JOHN 9; etc.DOES IT MATTERWHAT WE BELIEVEIF TEACHING MATTERS, THEN WHAT IS BELIEVED MATTERS!IT MAKES NO SENSE TO SUGGEST THAT TEACHING MUST BE ACCORDING TO THE LETTER OF THE LAW WITH STRICT ADHERENCE TO THE WRITTEN WORD. . .BUT IT MAKES NO DIFFERENCE WHAT WE BELIEVE?WHY THE ADMONITION ABOUT WHAT WE BELIEVE1 JOHN 4:1,Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits, whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone out into the world.2 PETER 2:1, 21 But there were also false prophets among the people, even as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Lord who bought them, and bring on themselves swift destruction.2 And many will follow their destructive ways, because of whom the way of truth will be blasphemed.DOES IT REALLY MATTER HOW WE WORSHIP?IF NO, WHY DID JESUS LIMIT WORSHIP TO BEING DIRECTED TO GOD WITH THE RIGHT SPIRIT AND WITHIN THE SCOPE OF TRUTH?JOHN 4:24OLD TESTAMENT EXAMPLEDOES IT REALLY MATTER HOW WE ARE SAVED?IF IT DOESNT MATTER:WHY DID PEOPLE WANT TO KNOW WHAT THEY MUST DO (Acts 2:37; 16:30)?WHY DID NT PREACHERS ANSWER WHAT PEOPLE MUST DO TO BE SAVED?CAN WE ERADICATEBELIEF?But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him (Heb. 11:6)CAN WE ELIMINATEREPENTANCE?Truly, these times of ignorance God overlooked, but now commands all men everywhere to repent (Acts 17:30)CAN WE ELIMINATECONFESSION?ROMANS 10:9 that if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.10 For with the heart one believes unto righteousness, and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.

    CAN WE ELIMINATEBAPTISM?Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you, not as a removal of dirt from the body but as an appeal to God for a clear conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ (1 Pet. 3:21; RSV)

    IF BAPTISM NOW SAVES YOU, CAN YOU BE SAVED WITHOUT BEING BAPTIZED?IF BAPTISM APPEALS TO GOD, CAN YOU BE SAVED WITHOUT APPEALING TO HIM?CAN YOU BE SAVED WITHOUT A CLEAR CONSCIENCE?CAN WE ERADICATEFAITH ONLY?You see then that a man is justified by works, and not by faith only (JAMES 2:24)MAKE YOUR SALVATION SURE!BELIEVE HEB. 11:6

    REPENT ACTS 17:30

    CONFESS ROM. 10:9, 10

    BE BAPTIZED 1 PET. 3:21PPPPWHY NOTACCEPT ALL THAT THE BIBLE TEACHES REGARDING SALVATION?. . .Save yourselves from this crooked generation (ACTS 2:40)?IT DOES MATTER!ELLEN G. WHITE Advice in Patriarchs and Prophets,359-360

    Next to Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu had stood highest in Israel. They had been especially honored by the Lord, having been permitted with the seventy elders to behold His glory in the mount. But their transgression was not therefore to be excused or lightly regarded. All this rendered their sin more grievous.

    Because men have received great light, because they have, like the princes of Israel, ascended to the mount, and been privileged to have communion with God, and to dwell in the light of His glory, let them not flatter themselves that they can afterward sin with impunity, that because they have been thus honored, God will not be strict to punish their iniquity.

    This is a fatal deception. The great light and privileges bestowed require returns of virtue and holiness corresponding to the light given. Anything short of this, God cannot accept. Great blessings or privileges should never lull to security or carelessness.

    They should never give license to sin or cause the recipients to feel that God will not be exact with them. All the advantages which God has given are