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John is the under-shepherd of Agape International Church & Ministries Inc, Antioch, California and the President of Agape International Ministries Foundation, Inc (www.agapebfm.net) John has been a Preacher, Bible Teacher, Counselor and a mission-minded servant of God from 1984 till the present time. Married to Alice since 1987, he enjoys being a father to 2 sons and 1 daughter. He is available to preach, participate in evangelistic crusades and revivals, lead or participate in a Marriage Enrichment program internationally. John preaches on a weekly radio broadcast called "KNOW THE TRUTH" (Based on John 8:32)and the broadcast is aired every Sunday at Radio KDIA 1640AM. The broadcast is also accessible through the website of the radio station: www.kdia.com. You can follow him on twitter @agapebfm

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Run To Safety

Easter Sunday
Run To Safety
March 31, 2013

Memory Verse: Proverbs 18:10 (NKJV) The name of the Lord is a strong tower; The righteous run to it and are safe.

Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1–11; Psalm 118:14–17

Introduction: Proverbs 18:10
 “Whenever a tsunami warning is given on the northern coastline of Maui, Hawaii, the people living in Hana rush up the side of a mountain to a high place of safety. Nearby is a tall wooden cross that was placed there many years ago by missionaries. For their physical safety, people run to the area where the cross is located.”--Anne Cetas

First, we are sinners and we need a savior
Jeremiah 17:9 Romans 3:23; 6:23; Matthew 1:21

 “Christ’s sacrifice was what God desired and our sin required.”—Our Daily bread

Second, Jesus Provides us Safety through His Love
Romans 5:8–10; Colossians 1:19–22; John 15:13

Third, Jesus Christ Grants Us a place of Permanent safety
John 1:29; 1 John 5:11–13

“To escape sin’s curse, run to the cross.”—Our Daily Bread