Tuesday, December 3, 2013

The problem with "Let go and Let God." and important Seminar information.




 D Martyn Lloyd Jones in his book, The Christian Soldier says, in chapter 3, Who does the fighting?    People are constantly being told; “Hand it over the Lord. It is not your battle, it is His; hand it over to Him.” Another saying is: “Let Him do it  for you; that is what He is offering to do.”   They say that there is no need for a struggle; that our mistake is that we have gone on struggling; that our mistake is that we have gone on struggling and striving; but that is quite unnecessary. There is no need to struggle there is no need to feel any difficulty.”
“There are many Christians who are trying to surrender, trying to be willing to surrender, trying to willing to be made willing, as the phrase goes…. There are certain considerations, I suggest, which show this teaching is contrary to the plain teaching of Scripture itself, and that is the first test we must apply. I mean, for instance, that if this teaching is correct, then the second thing the Apostle tells the Christians to do here is unnecessary, namely, “Put on the armor of God.” “He repeats the exhortation in Ephesians 6:13: “Wherefore take unto you the whole armor of God, and he then proceeds to take these pieces and portions of armor, one by one in order that we may now how to use them. My argument is that if the Lord does it all for us and we have nothing to do but abide in Him, then it is needless to tell me to put on the armor.






















Our Seminar
 Whispers in the foyer an Honest look at the Christian and Mental illness.
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
Boca Glades Baptist Church
10101 Judge Winkoff Rd.
Boca Raton, Florida
Registration: 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m is registration. 10:00 am.-4:00 p..m. is the seminar proper.
Lunch is one hour. This lunch  is at no cost to you.
 
Cost --$60.00 per person.This includes a free copy of Broken Minds Hope for Healing When You Feel Like You're Losing It.  It sells retail for $15.00
Couples- $90.00. with one book and two sets of notes. -
-Group rates are available.
-To register on line, please visit  Go to http://www.heartfeltmin.org/#!donations/c1mb0

You click on the above link and fill out all the information and put the dollar number in the donation box, the number of. For example to register one person would be $60.00 and to register a husband and a wife would be $90.00
 All others can pay by check or money order.
In this case please go to our contact us link and type in your name, address, phone number and the amount of people you would like to register. You then can pay by sending a check for all those you would like to register.  The address is 4371 Northlake Blvd. Suite 256, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
33410.  If you would like to contact us by phone, please call (cell) 561-909.9109.
We hope to see you soon.
  Checks should be made out to Steve Bloem.