Chosen for a purpose/bear fruit
• Mount of transfiguration Matt. 17:1-9,14-18
• Valley dwellers
o We have the opportunity to experience mountaintops, some don’t!
“Mountain top experiences with Him sustain us through the valleys”!
o What if they would’ve stayed up there? Vs 14-15
o Fruit grows in the valley.
• “Be Safe”
“People need to see the hope in us”. (Christ in you, the hope of glory” Colossians 1:27).
He is the lily of the valleys. (Plural)
➢ John 11:39-44 (New King James Version)
39 Jesus said, “Take away the stone.”
Martha, the sister of him who was dead, said to Him, “Lord, by this time there is a stench, for he has been dead four days.”
40 Jesus said to her, “Did I not say to you that if you would believe you would see the glory of God?” 41 Then they took away the stone from the place where the dead man was lying.[a] And Jesus lifted up His eyes and said, “Father, I thank You that You have heard Me. 42 And I know that You always hear Me, but because of the people who are standing by I said this, that they may believe that You sent Me.” 43 Now when He had said these things, He cried with a loud voice, “Lazarus, come forth!” 44 And he who had died came out bound hand and foot with graveclothes, and his face was wrapped with a cloth. Jesus said to them, “Loose him, and let him go.”
What do we need to do?
• Repent, Fresh Filling