Launch My App
 

ALM CyberChurch Newsletter

<< Back

The End Of Your Rope

September 7, 2008
If you can't see the images, go here: http://livingsounds.org/newsletter/09-07-2008/

Support Us   |   Pictures   |   Prayer Requests   |   Join the Virtual World   |   Visit the Virtual World

The End Of Your Rope

This week's message is The End Of Your Rope. Choose your connection speed to listen: dialup - broadband - transcript

Reaching The End

Have you ever felt trapped by a sin or addiction? Have you ever wondered if you would ever be able to break free? We all tend to get into a "powerless zone" in which we are controlled by our vices and the way things have always been. King David found himself in such a state while his army was fighting a battle one day, and found himself an adulterer and a murderer with another man's wife and a lifetime of consequences.

Click to enlarge
attendance: 35

Today we talk about what finally woke him up, and how we too can arise from our slumber and become who God wants us to be.

Choose your connection speed above to listen. Also feel free to e-mail us and ask how you can receive the services on CD, or become a partner of $12.50/week ($50/month) or more to receive the CDs as a gift (visit here to partner with us today).

Free Bible College.com

Study at home at your own pace. No classes to attend. No books to buy, all materials are free, and are downloaded immediately. Totally self-paced. You can get courses free or, for a small fee, get college credits. You will become a part of a Christian on-line community with students from around the world. You can post messages in our Student Interaction Center on our Student Page and you can chat with other students to post your prayer requests and much more.

Join our free bible college program to get all 22 courses absolutely free! Get started now
 
Tell us about your ministry or business! Support this ministry with at least $50 and have your link and a short word about your ministry or business shown here! All your donations are tax-deductible.
 

At The End

Have you ever felt as though you were at the end of your rope? As though everything in your life had completely been turned upside down and you had nothing and no one to which you could turn? This is a place we don't want to find ourselves, and yet this is often just the place we need to be. Fellowship - click to enlarge

Most of us know the story of David and Bathsheba. Instead of being in the battle with his army, David stayed home. Walking on his rooftop and looking over the city, he sees a woman bathing, and finds her very attractive. He sends for her, and they commit adultery. After she becomes pregnant, David arranges for her husband to be put in a place in battle that he is sure to be killed. And after he is out of the way, David marries Bathsheba, and they have a son.

David was comfortable in his sin. Sometimes we feel as though we can get away with our sin. Maybe David did still hear the voice of his conscience, but didn't listen to it. And maybe we hear the voice of our conscience, but don't obey it. And the more we ignore that voice, the less power it has over us.

David did not see his sin like God saw it. It looked okay to him. You may be asking, "How could sleeping with another man's wife and then having that man murdered look okay to someone?!?" And yet what about your little insignificant sin? Is God asking, "how can that look okay to you?"

Or maybe you're held in bondange to something that looks bad to you, you know it's wrong, but you just can't seem to break free. Either way, you need a change in perception, one that only God can bring. It's time for you to start praying earnestly that God will bring you to the "end of your rope." Lord, no matter what it takes, no matter what the cost, bring me to the end of myself – get this think that displeases out of my life! Break me, crush me, shake this thing loose, in Jesus' name!

If you believe that we should continue to share the life-transforming truth of God's Word around the world, then prayerfully consider joining with us as a ministry partner.


Currently there are more than 15,029,248 people in the virtual community we have been called to reach, and that number continues to grow by 150,000 to 300,000 per week. At the moment this is being written, there are 64,116 people online in the virtual world, and every single one of them is looking for something. Help us reach as many of those as possible with the love and life-changing Good News of reconciliation with God through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

Abundant Living Ministries is a registered 501-C3 non-profit organization, so all your donations are tax-deductible. Just visit almcyberchurch.org and click the offering plate, and become a ministry partner with us today.

Please partner with us today! Ask God what he would have you do as a one-time gift and as a monthly partner.

Additionally, you can ask us to send information about our ministry in the virtual world to your pastor, ministry, or Christian business. When they catch the vision and see what a large and virtually unreached mission field the virtual world is, they will be given the chance to play a part in this powerful outreach. Visit here to request information sent to your church, ministry, or Christian business.

Visit here to become a financial partner or give a one-time gift today. And remember, whatever you do to the least of these, you do unto Jesus.

Prayer Requests & Praise Reports

Altar Ministry - click to enlarge Walking with God – Kenny writes, Please pray that I SUBMIT TO, OBEY & SERVE only JESUS! Thank you very much and may GOD bless you & your -abundantly!!!

Healing from Loss and Depression – Annette writes, She is suffering from depression. Dealing with life and the sudden death of her father. She is trying hard to cope, and would love the solice of knowing that you are praying for her.

Pray For Us! Please pray that God will continue to move through this ministry in an even greater measure. Without your prayers, our labor will not have much effect. But when the work of the ministry is backed by prayer, great things will happen!

Visit our prayer center to post requests or pray for those who daily request prayer. If you wish to be a prayer partner and have the requests e-mailed to you, contact us.

 
Tell us about your ministry or business! Support this ministry with at least $20 and have your link and a short word about your ministry or business shown here!
Living Sounds Digital Ministries
PO Box 816 • Harrisonburg, VA 22803 • (540) 830-2971
http://livingsounds.org


[unsubscribe]

 

ALM CyberChurch Weekly Service Newsletter

 





Meet Jesus
If you want something more out of life, if you have an empty spot inside, or if you just want to experience true, lasting peace and joy no matter what goes on around you, may I introduce you to my friend...
(click to read more)

©2005-2017 Living Sounds Online
 
almcyberchurch.org  •  biblicalselfhelp.com  •  communitykingdom.com