POWER

PART 1

(These lessons two lessons on power are better for Sunday School or Prayer Meeting.  Be sure to make a handout for your class. Itís easier to follow that way.)

GOD IS THE SOURCE OF POWER

Matthew 6:13 - And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.

JESUS HAS THE POWER TO FORGIVE SIN

Matthew 9:6 - But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (then saith he to the sick of the palsy,) Arise, take up thy bed, and go unto thine house.

ERROR COMES WHEN WE DO NOT UNDERSTAND THE SCRIPTURE OR THE POWER OF GOD

Matthew 22:29 - Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.

JESUS WILL RETURN TO EARTH WITH POWER

Matthew 24:30 - And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power and great glory.

JESUSí ENEMIES WILL SEE HIS POWER

Matthew 26:64 - Jesus saith unto him, Thou hast said: nevertheless I say unto you, Hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds of heaven.

BECAUSE JESUS HAS POWER WE ARE TO WITNESS†††

Matthew 28:18-20 - And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. [19] Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: [20] Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.

 

Acts 1:8 - But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.

THE POWER OF GOD CAUSED JESUSí BIRTH

Luke 1:35 - And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God.

JESUSí WORK WAS IN THE POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

Luke 4:14 - And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit into Galilee: and there went out a fame of him through all the region round about.

GOD HAS POWER TO CAST INTO HELL

Luke 12:5 - But I will forewarn you whom ye shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath killed hath power to cast into hell; yea, I say unto you, Fear him.

CHRISTIANS RECEIVE POWER TO BECOME THE SONS OF GOD

John 1:12 - But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:

JESUS HAS POWER FROM GOD TO GIVE ETERNAL LIFE

John 17:2 - As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him.

FAITH AND POWER GO TOGETHER

Acts 6:8 - And Stephen, full of faith and power, did great wonders and miracles among the people.

THE GOSPEL IS THE POWER OF GOD UNTO SALVATION

Romans 1:16 - For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.

WE ABOUND IN HOPE BY THE POWER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

Romans 15:13 - Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.

WE ARE STEADFAST THROUGH THE POWER OF GOD

Romans 16:25 - Now to him that is of power to stablish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret since the world began,

 

 

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