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WHAT ON EARTH AM I HERE FOR? PART 1

1.  QUESTION OF EXISTENCE: WHY AM I ALIVE?
JEREMIAH: "Why was I born? Was it only to have trouble and sorrow, to end my life in disgrace?"Jeremiah 20:18 (TEV)

Love comes from God... for God IS love. God showed how much he loved us by sending His only Son into the world so that we might have eternal life through Him."1 John 4:7-9 (NLT)

"Long before God laid down earth's foundations, he had us in mind, and settled on us as the focus of His love, to be made whole and holy by His love."Ephesians 1:4 (Msg)

GOD SAYS: "I have loved you with an everlasting love!"Jeremiah 31:3 (NIV)
2.  QUESTION OF SIGNIFICANCE: DOES MY LIFE MATTER?

DAVID: "I remember how short my life is. Why did you create us? For nothing?"Psalm 89:47 (NCV)

JOB: "Why should I work so hard for nothing?"Job 9:29 (GW)

SOLOMON: "Laughing and having fun is crazy. What good does it do?"Ecclesiastes 2:2 (CEV)

HE CARES ABOUT EVERY DETAIL OF MY LIFE GOD SAYS: "Not even…

THE BIBLE, YOUR DAILY NEWSPAPER

THE BIBLE, YOUR DAILY NEWSPAPER
As a bible teacher, I read the bible like it was a daily newspaper of current events.
Mark 13:14
Holy Scripture- Great Inspired Tribulation
14: Jesus picked up the inspired apocalyptic language of Daniel’s prophecy. Apparently Jesus
pointed to the Roman destruction of the Jewish temple in A.D 10 and beyond that to the second
coming, showing scripture is opened to renewed understanding and fulfillment for different
generations. God has new things to reveal from his word.
Last things, great tribulation-the phrase abomination that causes desolation comes verbatim from
Dan. 9:27; 11:31;12:11. Abomination is a term that describes sacrilege such as the profaning of a
holy place. Many believe Daniel’s prophecy had immediate reference to the unclean sacrifices in
the Jerusalem temple by the Romans in A.D 10
Romans 1:28-32
28-Intellectual Nature- Turning to Abominations
Abomination (depraved) normally describes something that does not measure up to a moral; or
bib…

SCRIPTURE MEDLEY

Hebrews 4:16 (MSG)
The High Priest Who Cried Out in Pain
14-16 Now that we know what we have—Jesus, this great High Priest with ready access to God—let’s not let it slip through our fingers. We don’t have a priest who is out of touch with our reality. He’s been through weakness and testing, experienced it all—all but the sin. So let’s walk right up to him and get what he is so ready to give. Take the mercy, accept the help. Hebrews 4:11-12 (NKJV)The Word Discovers Our Condition11 Let us therefore be diligent to enter that rest, lest anyone fall according to the same example of disobedience. 12 For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Joshua 24:15 (NKJV)15 And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the o…