- Dr. John Ojewole
- Antioch, California, United States
- 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
Sunday, June 22, 2014
How to Get Through What You are Going Through
Getting Through What You Are Going Through
Memory Verse: Psalm 9:9 (NIV) The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.
INTRODUCTION: Eccl 9:12; Job 14:1; John 16:33;2 Cor 1:3–11
First, have the right perspective about what you are going through.
Acts 17:27; Deut 32:11–12; 2 Cor 1:4-11; Rom 8:28; Deut 8:2
“The clearest view of everything that happens comes from heaven.” ODB.
Second, Turn to God, the source of all comfort.
2 Cor 1:3–4; Jer 12:1
Third, we can be Assured of God’s peace in the midst of uncertainty
Isaiah 26:3; Philippians 4:6–7
“He alone provides the comfort that settles our nerves, fills our minds with hope, and allows us to relax even in the midst of changes and challenges.”-- Poh Fang Chia
Fourth, know that God is in control.
Job 38:1–13; Psalm 9:9; 46:1–2
CONCLUSION: Psalm 121:1–3
“Christ was lifted up that he might lift us up.” –ODB