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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

Sunday, January 3, 2016


by Dr. John Ojewole
Memory Verse: Psalm 18:19 (NKJV) He also brought me out into a broad place; He delivered me because He delighted in me.

Text Verse: Genesis 26:22 (NKJV) — 22 And he moved from there and dug another well, and they did not quarrel over it. So he called its name Rehoboth, because he said, “For now the Lord has made room for us, and we shall be fruitful in the land.”

Bible Passage: Genesis 26:12–22

Introduction:  John 16:33; Psalm 34:19, Daniel 11:32; Deuteronomy 8:18; James 3:16; Proverbs 14:30

 “… it is very important to understand that challenges are necessary for your growth. If you want to develop into a healthy individual, you need some challenges in your life. Challenges polish your talents and improve your skills. They help us become successful individuals in the field we are involved in. Most of all, challenges help us discover who we really are and how we behave in adversities.”—Author Unknown

 “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” ― Helen Keller

“You will face your greatest opposition when you are closest to your biggest miracle.”  Shannon L. Alder

1.     God’s blessings in your life will be unhindered
Isaiah 65:13; Psalm 37:19; Genesis 21:25; 21:30

2.     God will give you freedom to operate
Genesis 26:22; 2 Samuel 22:20; Psalm 18:19; Genesis 26:22; 1 Chronicles 4:10; John 8:36

 “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.”—Anonymous author

 “A challenge only becomes an obstacle when you bow to it.”― Ray A. Davis

3.     God will make you to be prosperous
Genesis 26:22; 1:22; 1:28; 8:17
 “Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.”― Seneca

 “The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.”  Molière

Conclusion: Psalm 125:1; John 3:16; 14:6; 1:12; Romans 10:13