Praise the Lord! The Lord is good and His mercy endures forever! I trust this newsletter finds you well. I want to report that we have bought the land in Liberia for 1800 US American dollars. We had donated to us 7500$. The remainder of that 7500$ will be sent to begin construction of a home and other buildings to house and have our bible school in Paynesville, Liberia. The situation is such that when land is bought, construction needs to begin within 3 months or we could lose the land. We will begin with what we have and we are trusting for another 7500$ to complete the project.
Do we have a covenant with Almighty God or a testament? What is the difference, and does it matter? I believe that it is the difference between freedom and bondage. The focus of each is entirely different. One is effort. The other is rest. Hebrews 8:6”But now has he obtained a more excellent ministry, by how much also he is the mediator of a better covenant established upon better promises.” A “mediator” is the middle person that sees to it that the contract between parties stays fulfilled. 1John 2:1-2”My little children, these things I write unto you, that you sin not.
Ephesians 3: 16-19”That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man; that Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all saints what is the breath, and length, and depth, and height; and to know the love of Christ, which passes knowledge, that you might be filled with all the fullness of God.” John 7:37-39 speaks of rivers of living water out of our innermost beings. Father God wants to flood and fill our innermost being with Himself.
Welcome to the New Year! We had a very productive year in 2014 and we are expecting greater fruit for the year 2015. Last year we established Dominion Grace Bible School in Liberia. As many of you know we started the “Liberian Project” in order to raise 15,000 dollars for land and to build a home on the land. We have been in contact with Pastor Amos Freeman in Liberia who is the head of the IMF, a West African ministerial organization that reaches out to all of West Africa. We have partnered with him in order to return every year to strengthen the churches and pastors and their people.
God is love. He lives in us. Love lives in us. Romans 5:5”…the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts.” The reason for redemption and the motivating factor for creation, the cross, the new creation and all that Father God does is His love. Romans 8:1-4 tells us in verse 2 of the “law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus.” That is the Royal Law of Love.