Survival Series: Hold On
Reach Up And Hold On For After A While
You Wont Have To Cry Any More
Apostle Kelvin Pendleton
There are many promises God has made to us if we are to
enduring living in His will until the end. Listed here are only a few of such
promises that we may be able look forward to if we endure our trials, tribulations, and tests until the end. Always remember as taught in James, there is something to gain when we encounter problems. So count it all joy when you enter into temptation and trials, for if you endure, you will gain. If not here on earth, please know that you have plenty to gain when you enter the gates of heaven, and
Jesus wipes the tears from your eyes as you shed your last tear and feel your last pain; leaving this flesh behind to live
in Spirit with the Alpha and the Omega for eternity.
Right to the Tree of Life
Text: Revelation 2:2-7
a) Avoid evil
b) Search for
b) Stand still
and dont follow things that are not of God.
c) Never give
if you have lost your fire
b) Repent and
return to God
a) Hold on
Receive the Right to Sit with Jesus
Text: Revelation 3:15-22
a) Make up
your mind as to who you will serve
a) Dont focus
on riches, focus on God
b) Dont try
to portray to be someone who you are not
c) Even if
you may have to live in poverty all your life sitting on an old worn out chair, if you hold on you may sit on the throne with
Clothed in a White Robe
Text: Revelation 3:2-5
a) The Church
has no fire
b) Their service
is not pleasing to God
we do things for the wrong reason
d) Do it for
the glory of God!
a) You have
heard and received what is right, so repent and stand in righteousness
b) If not Jesus
will come and be gone, and youll never know it. It will be too late.
a) There are
some that are walking upright
Moses messed up when he struck the rock in Numbers 20, God still blessed His people with water because they strived with God.
a white robe, which is significant of victorious joy.
b) You name
will be written in the book of life, and will not be erased.
Receive the Crown of Life
Text: Revelation 2:8-11
a) You will
go through a lot of trials and tribulations, but hold on and receive a crown of life.
a) You will
not feel the sting of death; you will be caught up in mid air to be with Jesus.
b) When Jesus
presents those that endured will be crowned victorious with eternal life.
Receive the Crown of Righteousness
Text: 2 Timothy 4:1-8
a) Love God
through your trials.
No matter what you go through, no matter how big your
storm is, or how big your mountain is; if you just hold on God has so many promises to fulfill for you. Not just the things that we just observed that are laid up in heaven for us, but the many blessings He
promised us for our obedience and faith in Him. If we can just endure what we
go through, we will realize that we are made stronger and its a way that God can begin to perfect our weaknesses into strengths. But through it all, always love God and give Him your praise. And the peace of God which passes all understanding shall guard your heart and mind through Christ Jesus.
So in the mean time, hold on. Dont give up 5 minutes before your breakthrough!