Prophecy Demystified – God’s Promises for Past, Present, FutureMarch 6, 2021 / New Hope Oahu
Prophetic Promise & Performance
2500 Prophesies – 2000 Fulfilled = No Errors
“I look after My word to PERFORM IT.” (Jer. 1:12)
“My word WILL NOT return to Me void.” (Isa. 55:11)
- LAW OF PROPHESY: Refer back to what is ; Biblical Prophecy will not contradict God’s Word.
BIBLICAL PROPHESY TRIVIA
- Isa. 44:28 prophesied a man named Cyrus would rebuild the temple, then 150 years later Ezra 1:1 records God moving the heart of a king named Cyrus to rebuild the temple in Jerusalem.
- Isa. 7:14 prophesied the Messiah would be born of a Virgin; Luke 1:27 records the virgin’s name was Mary.
- Mic. 5:2 prophesied the Messiah would be born in Bethlehem; Luke 2:4 records Jesus was born in Bethlehem.
- Zech. 11:12 prophesied the Messiah would be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver; Matt. 26:15 records Judas betrays Jesus for 30 pieces of silver.
- Joel 2:28 Prophesied that God would pour out His spirit on all flesh. The Day of Pentecost records God pouring out His Spirit on people as recorded in Acts 2:17.
“But while they were on their way to buy it, the bridegroom arrived. Those who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet, and the door was shut.” (Matt. 25:10)
How do I keep my lamp filled with oil?
Repentance – Keep short accounts w/God.
Keep God First & Love people as Jesus would.
Stay Connected in Life Groups, Serving, & Fellowshipping.
Live Devoted by Reading, Journaling, & Praying Daily.
until Jesus returns.
“Jesus said… a parable, because He was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear. He said therefore, ‘A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return. And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, “Occupy till I come.”’” (Luke 19:11-13)
until Jesus returns by storing up treasure in heaven; Add to your heavenly account.
Ref: Phil. 4:17, Matt. 6:20
Be Fruitful & Multiply in ‘trading’ your Talent, Time, & Treasure
Multiply in Acts of Service, Love, Generosity, Kindness, Giving, Prayers, Ministry Work, and in all forms of serving kingdom priorities, good works, and financial support. “Look, I am coming soon! My reward is with Me, and I will give to each person according to what they have done.” (Rev. 22:12)
How can I be fruitful and multiply my: