Bp. Ricardo preached about us having seeking ears and not itching ears (2 Tim.4:1-5).
Strive to remain faithful to the Lord's Word and resist those who revise or change It's intended meaning, just to suit their own personal preferences.
June 19, 2016 – 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (+Fr. Fernando Ilustre)
Sunday Worship Homily
“The Goal of Standing Against Evil”
God wants us to walk in His Kingdom and not in darkness.
We do not reject the grace and mercy of God.
Thankful for what God has done for us, let us follow Him and proclaim His grace.
Wednesday Fellowship Service | June 8, 2016 (+Bp. Ricardo Alcaraz)
Topic: Going up or ascending in the presence of the Lord
"God is inviting us to come up and spend time in His presence."
versus simple, decent relationship with God.
Psalm 100 - Come into His presence with thanksgiving, enter into His courts with praise.
Ascending into a deeper level of intimacy with Him.
Psalm 27:5 - He shall hide me in the secret place.
Psalm 31:20, Psalm 91:1
Matthew 6:6 - go into your room
Eph. 2:18 - We have one access by one Spirit to the Father
Hebrews 10:19-22 - Enter by the blood of Jesus by a new and living way.
Psalm 120 -134 Song of Ascents
Acknowledge God for who He is; Acknowledge Him for His greatness! Serve Him with gladness.
Psalm 46:10 - Flow into Worship; nothing else matters
present your needs before God without hurrying.