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    Friday, 14 July 2017

    Joseph Prince July 15, 2017- Christ, The Power And Wisdom Of God

    Joseph Prince

    Topic: Christ, The Power And Wisdom Of God



    Jul 15, 2017

    Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:24
    ....to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.
    Joseph Prince

    Joseph Prince



    People today run after two things: miraculous signs and wonders, and knowledge. It was no different in Bible times. The apostle Paul acknowledged that “Jews request a sign, and Greeks seek after wisdom”. (1 Corinthians 1:22)

    So when Paul preached Christ crucified as God’s solution to them, the message was “to the Jews a stumbling block and to the Greeks foolishness”. (1 Corinthians 1:23) They didn’t understand how getting a revelation of Jesus and His death could give them the miracles they needed or the wisdom they wanted.
    Joseph Prince

    Beloved, we don’t have to run after miracles or wisdom today. We just need to run after Jesus because He is “the power of God and the wisdom of God”. The more we know Christ and Christ crucified, the more we will have the power and wisdom of God.

    Several church members have shared how they have seen the power of God blast financial debts out of their lives. Not knowing what to do about their debts, they looked to the Lord to deliver them. And the Lord was able to do so mightily because He is indeed the power of God.

    Joseph Prince

    So if you are facing a financial debt, Christ has the power to remove the debt. And because He is also the wisdom of God, He will show you where you went wrong and teach you how to stay out of debt!

    Let me give you another illustration. Let’s say a man, whose wife has left him, looks to Jesus to bring his wife back. Christ, the power of God, brings about a miraculous restoration of their marriage. But it is Christ, the wisdom of God, who will teach the husband how to keep his wife by showing him what he had done wrong and what to do to strengthen the marriage. If the husband does not have this wisdom, it will only be a matter of time before the same problems surface and his wife leaves him again.
    Joseph Prince

    My friend, Christ is both the power and wisdom of God to us. As the power of God, He removes obstacles in our paths. As the wisdom of God, He continually directs our paths!

    Thought For The Day
    As the power of God, Christ removes obstacles in our paths. As the wisdom of God, He continually directs our paths!

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    About Joseph Prince
    "My ministry is all about exalting the person of Jesus and giving Him the central place in the Church by focusing people on His finished work at Calvary.” —Joseph PrinceJoseph Prince (born 15 May 1963) is the senior pastor of New Creation Church in Singapore. He was one of the church's founders in 1983. 
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