TODAY’S PREACHING

PROMISES, PROMISES?

GUARANTEES?

GOOD INTENTIONS? 

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HEBREWS 8:6 NKJV … (Jesus Christ) is also Mediator of a BETTER COVENANT, which was established on BETTER PROMISES.

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BIBLICAL PROMISES = ESTABLISHED FACTS

(Not future GOOD INTENTIONS or MYTHICAL FANTASIES)

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31,173 Scriptures / 30,000+ Promises? / 8810 Promises

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WHAT IS A COVENANT

A covenant is a binding agreement between two parties, based in both intimacy and law, promising blessing and cursing; and even death to the one who breaks it.

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A COVENANT IS MORE THAN A CONTRACT

  1. Agree to terms

  2. Select representatives

  3. Cut Blood

  4. Exchange Clothes (Robes - Identity)

  5. Exchange Belts and Weapons (Strength)

  6. Walk unto Death (Sacrificial Animals)

  7. Pronounce Blessings / Cursings (Oaths/Vows)

  8. Seal of Covenant (Most Prized Possessions)

  9. Exchange Names

  10. Commemorate by a Memorial Sign (Piling stones, Planting Trees, Rainbows)

  11. Have a Covenant Meal Together (Ingest Food = Ingest Me)

  12. Exchange of Oldest Male Child

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OLD COVENANT – NEW COVENANT 

HEBREWS 8:6 NKJV … (Jesus Christ) is also Mediator of a BETTER COVENANT, which was established on BETTER PROMISES.

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OLD COVENANT

  • Protection

  • Reward

  • Great Name

  • Financially Prosperous

  • Legacy

  • Health

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HEBREWS 8:9-10 NLT This COVENANT will not be like the ONE I MADE WITH THEIR ANCESTORS when I took them by the hand and led them out of the land of EGYPT. …10 But this is the NEW COVENANT I will make with the people of Israel on that day, says the LORD: I WILL PUT MY LAWS in their MINDS, and I will write them on their HEARTS. I will be their God, and they will be my people.

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NEW COVENANT (BETTER)

  1. Forgiveness

  2. Born again

  3. Complete righteousness

  4. Eternal life

  5. God inside us

  6. God’s laws inside

  7. Mind of Christ

  8. Sons & daughters of God

  9. Joint heirs with Christ

  10. Jesus’ spiritual authority

  11. Baptism/filled with Spirit

  12. Do the works of Jesus (greater)

  13. No more animal sacrifices

  14. No more circumcision

  15. One law of love

  16. Saved by grace/faith

  17. Protection

  18. Reward

  19. Great Name

  20. Financially Prosperous

  21. Legacy

  22. Health

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PSALM 89:34 NKJV My COVENANT I will NOT BREAK, nor alter the WORD (PROMISE) that has gone out of My lips.

HEBREWS 6:12-20 NKJV … imitate those who through faith and patience inherit the PROMISES. 13 For when God made a PROMISE to Abraham, because He could swear by no one greater, HE SWORE BY HIMSELF, 14 saying, "Surely blessing I will bless you, and multiplying I will multiply you." …17 Thus God, determining to show more abundantly to the heirs of PROMISE the immutability of His counsel, confirmed [it] by an OATH, 18 that by TWO IMMUTABLE THINGS, in which it [is] IMPOSSIBLE FOR GOD TO LIE, we might have strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold of the HOPE set before [us]. 19 This [HOPE] we have as an ANCHOR OF THE SOUL, both sure and steadfast…

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TIME TO ACTIVATE

Read/Pray/Live the PROMISES as COVENANT FACTS with God!

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