黃以文 牧師 – 榮耀的顯明,享受平安的人們|20211226

黃以文 牧師 – 榮耀的顯明,享受平安的人們|20211226

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It is Christmas today 我们今天来到了圣诞节 A real Christmas Sunday service 真正的圣诞节的这个主日 A few weeks ago 在几个礼拜以前 We started our Christmas season series 我们也已经开始了圣诞的季节 We say the Christmas season is a season of hope 我们说圣诞的季节 We say the Christmas season is a season of hope 是一个盼望的季节 God gives us faith in hope 在盼望的里面神赐给我们信心 With hope and faith 带着盼望与信心 We live in joy every day 我们有了喜乐在过每天的日子 Why do we have hope, faith and joy? 而为什么我们会有盼望 Why do we have hope, faith and joy? 有信心有喜乐呢 That's because there is love in us 那是因为我们带着爱 God puts us in His love 神把我们放在祂的爱里面 Today I am going to light the last candle 今天我要点起最后一根蜡烛 This candle represents Jesus 这个蜡烛是代表耶稣 The white candle means 白色的蜡烛在说的是 Jesus is the light of the world 耶稣是世界的光 Jesus himself made it very clearly 耶稣自己说得很清楚 He said "I am the light of the world" 祂说我是世界的光 Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." 凡跟从我的就不在黑暗里走 Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." 乃要得到生命的光 Brothers and sisters 各位弟兄各位姊妹 Although we are in a dark world 虽然我们是在黑暗的世界里面 Yet, when we have Jesus in our lives 但是当我们有耶稣 Yet, when we have Jesus in our lives 在我们生命里面的时候 With Jesus we have love 有了耶稣 我们就有了爱 With love, we have joy 有了爱 我们就有了喜乐 With joy, we have faith 有了喜乐 我们就有信心
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We have hope 我们就有了盼望 Let's pray again 我们再一次一起来祷告 Heavenly Father, I thank You for not giving up on us in this dark world 天父我谢谢祢在这个黑暗的世界 Heavenly Father, I thank You for not giving up on us in this dark world 祢没有放弃我们 You lead us to enter hope 你带着我们进入一个盼望的里面 You lead us to live out hope by faith 带着我们凭着信心活出盼望 You lead us to experience and wait with joy 带着我们用喜乐来经历来等候 The realization of hope 盼望的实现 You also lead us to continue to soak in your love 也带着我们继续浸泡在你的爱里 Until we really enter the light of God 直到我们真的进入神的光中 Lord, today we declare 主 今天我们宣告 The light of Jesus came to the world 耶稣的光来到世界上 The world is no longer in darkness 世界不再黑暗 People in the world will receive the light of life 世界的人要得着生命的光 Pray in Jesus name, Amen 奉耶稣的名祷告 阿们 Congratulations to everyone, Merry Christmas 恭喜每一位圣诞快乐 Welcome every brother and sister 也欢迎每一位弟兄姊妹 No matter where you are or whichever media platform 不管你在哪里 在哪个媒体之前 Come and worship with us 跟我们一起来敬拜 In this series we are talking about 在这个系列我们在谈的是 The central figure of Christmas 这个圣诞节的核心人物 That is Jesus 这个人是耶稣 In the world 在耶稣的身上是这个世界 Jesus brings what the world needs to hear 祂带着这个世界需要听到的 All the messages are also in Jesus 所有的讯息 All the messages are also in Jesus 也就在耶稣的身上 Although we have been busy for a while 虽然我们忙了一阵子 I believe everyone 我相信各位
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Every time when it comes to Christmas 你这个每一次到了圣诞节的时候 You feel so busy 你会觉得 好忙 Why do we have so many activities on Christmas? 为什么圣诞节要过这么多的活动 Indeed, it's true 的确 没有错 You have outreach groups or celebrity speeches 你又有外展小组 又有名人演讲 Music concert 又有音乐晚会 And also plays or reenactments and so on 又有戏剧表演等等这一些 I believe at every branch or here 我相信我们现场 I believe at every branch or here 还有你在各个分堂点 You have been busy filming, rehearsing, performing almost every day in the past few weeks 很多人在过去这几个礼拜 You have been busy filming, rehearsing, performing almost every day in the past few weeks 你几乎每一天都在忙 You have been busy filming, rehearsing, performing almost every day in the past few weeks 忙着拍 忙着排演 忙着演出 You were busy with rehearsal for dramas , busy practicing singing and so on 忙着练戏 忙着练唱歌等等 But today we can finally quit down 但是今天我们终于要安静下来 When the season is about to end 要结束这个季节的时候 As we are on the last Sunday service 我们在今天最后一个主日 We need to focus on Jesus 我们要把专注点回来到耶稣的身上 We need to ask this question 我们要问一个问题 This question is 这个问题是 How does Jesus reveal His truth on me? 这个耶稣祂怎么样将祂的真理 How does Jesus reveal His truth on me? 显明在我的身上 His glory is revealed on me 祂的荣耀显明在我的身上 How can I declare to the world with the glory and truth of Jesus on me 我又怎么样凭着耶稣 How can I declare to the world with the glory and truth of Jesus on me 在我身上的荣耀跟真理 How can I declare to the world with the glory and truth of Jesus on me 我可以对这个世界宣告说 I have peace 我有平安 How do I know the truth affects my quality of life 我怎么知道真理 How do I know the truth affects my quality of life 影响到我的生命品质 How do I know the truth affects my thinking and my actions 我怎么知道真理 How do I know the truth affects my thinking and my actions 影响到我的思考我的行动
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How do I know the truth determines my future? 我怎么知道真理又决定我的未来 How do I know my life can be full of peace 我怎么知道 How do I know my life can be full of peace 我的生命可以充满了平安 Jesus said it very clearly 耶稣说得非常清楚 Jesus said "I am the way and the truth and the life." 耶稣说我就是道路 我就是真理 "I am the way and the truth and the life." 我就是生命 No one comes to the Father except through me. 若没有 若不借着我 No one comes to the Father except through me." 没有人能够到父那里去 Jesus Himself declared it very clearly 耶稣祂自己宣告了非常的清楚 He said, "I am the way" 祂说我就是那一条道路 The original text means that I have only one way 原文的意思说我就只有一条道路 The only way is Me 那一条路就是我 I am the way 我就是那一条道路 I am the truth 我就是那一个真理 I am the life 我就是那个生命 You have to return to Heavenly Father's arms 你要回到天父的怀里 One way, Jesus 一条道路 耶稣 You want eternal truth? 你要永恒不变的真理 One truth, Jesus 一个真理 耶稣 You want eternal life? 你要永恒的生命 One life, Jesus 一个生命 耶稣 Let's read the main Scripture today 今天我们要一起来 Let's read the main Scripture today 读的这一段主题经文 This Scripture was later written by Paul after Jesus 这段是保罗后来在耶稣之后所写的 This is in the book of Timothy 这是在提摩太 He wrote to his son Timothy 他写给他的孩子提摩太的 The scripture written in First Timothy, chapter three 提摩太前书第3章里面所写到的 The scripture written in First Timothy, chapter three 这段经文 It is commonly believed that 一般相信 This scripture may not be a piece of text 这个经文也许不是一段文字 This scripture was actually a psalm 这个经文其实是一首诗歌
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This psalm was sung in the early church 这首诗歌在当时初代教会 People in Paul's church started to sing this psalm 保罗所在的教会他们开始唱这首歌 Someone was guessing 这首歌有人在猜测 Would it be possible that someone was asking 有没有可能是人家问你说 "Who is Jesus?" 耶稣是谁 "What is His purpose on earth?" 耶稣来地上做什么的时候 These early Christians recited this psalm 这些早期的这些基督徒们 These early Christians recited this psalm 他们就背诵这首歌 And told them about this faith 告诉他们整个信仰的全部 The original psalm only has 26 words from beginning to end 这首歌从头到尾原文只有26个字 It was more in Chinese, 47 words in total 中文比较多 有47个字 But in these 26 words 但是在这26个字里面 It mentioned six very important truths 提到了六个非常重要的真理 These six truths made a great declaration 这六个真理 These six truths made a great declaration 做了一个非常伟大的宣告 I would like to invite everyone 我邀请每一位跟着我 Let's read this main Scripture, shall we? 我们一起来宣读这段主题经文好吗 Let's read it. Please 我们一起来读 来请 This Scripture seems to be proclaiming 这段圣经好像是在宣告说 How great! 好伟大呀
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It's really awe inspiring 真的叫人产生敬畏的心的 This Jesus is so great 这个耶稣好伟大呀 There is a mystery. This mystery is so great 有一个奥秘 这个奥秘好伟大呀 This mystery is Jesus 这个奥秘就是耶稣 This Jesus is right in front of us 而这个耶稣就是在我们面前 The Word became flesh 道成肉身的那一个耶稣 And this Jesus , through Him 而这个耶稣 好像借着耶稣 Through this psalm 借着这首诗歌 Paul was declaring to the world 保罗他对这个世界在宣告说 O mortal 世人哪 Stop the lifestyle you are living 停止你们现在在过的这种生活方式 Stop complaining about lack of light when walking 世人哪 不要再抱怨走路没有光 Stop complaining no one is guiding you 不要再抱怨没有人指引你道路 Stop complaining there is no truth to guide you 不要再抱怨没有真理来指导你 Jesus has come 耶稣已经来到了 Everyone, Jesus has come 世人哪 耶稣已经来到了 Behold, Jesus has proclaimed the way 看哪 耶稣已经宣告道路 Jesus has proclaimed the life 耶稣已经宣告生命 Jesus has proclaimed the truth 耶稣已经宣告了真理 Follow Him 你要跟随祂 Follow Him, embrace Him 你要跟随祂 你要拥抱祂 You are to embrace this life 你要拥抱这个生命 In this Scripture 在这段经文里面 We are going to see today 我们今天我们要看到 Six important things that can change your life 六个非常重要的可以改变你的生命 The truth that sets you free 使得你得自由的真理 The first one is 第一个 In this teaching of truth, it says 在这段真理的教导里面说
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You have to live realistically in your environment 你必须要真实的 You have to live realistically in your environment 活在你的环境的里面 In this story 在这段故事的里面 In this Scripture 在这段经文里面 Jesus declared that in our lives 耶稣宣告在我们生命里面的 The first declaration 第一个宣告 He says that you have to live realistically in your environment 祂说你要真实的 He says that you have to live realistically in your environment 活在你的生命的环境里面 in this Scripture, it says 这段经文里面这句话它说 It is God Who appeared in flesh 就是神祂在肉身显现 God was manifested in flesh 神祂在肉身显现 Really, if you see God from human perspective 真的 如果你以人的角度你来看神 It might really confuse you 有时候你真的是摸不着头绪 You don't know who God is 你不知道神到底是谁 What is God? 神到底是什么 How does God exist? 或是神到底是什么样的存在的方式 I believe this is God 我相信这个就是神 God is what you can't explain in human language 神就是你没有办法 God is what you can't explain in human language 用人的语言去描述的 That is God, right? 那个才是神 对吗 If you can see the image an idol 如果你可以看得到的一个偶像 If you can see the image an idol 一个样子 Honestly, that is not God 那老实说那个不是神 But the other extreme side of God 但是神的另外一个极端 God is too ethereal 却是神又太飘渺了 You don't know what He really is 你不知道祂到底真实是什么 Today, the message from Christmas 今天圣诞节给我们的信息 The first and most important 第一个最重要的 Jesus is not just a God who lives in heaven 耶稣不仅仅是活在天上的神
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Jesus lives in the midst of us 耶稣祂是活在我们中间 Someone who is alive like you and me 活生生的跟你跟我一样的人 Everyone, this is the most important historical fact 各位这是最重要的 Everyone, this is the most important historical fact 一个历史上面的事实 This God created you and me and the universe 这个神创造了你跟我 创造了宇宙 This God sustains the universe every day 这个神每天维护宇宙 The God sustains the operation of our lives 维护你我的生命的运行的这个神 It is like 就好像 就好像这个设计 The designer of this auditorium 这个礼拜堂的这个设计师 One day, the designer suddenly appeared in this auditorium and standing on this podium 忽然间有一天设计师 One day, the designer suddenly appeared in this auditorium and standing on this podium 来到这个礼拜堂 站在这个台上 One day, suddenly 忽然间有一天 The God who designed the universe came to earth 设计这个宇宙的这个神来到了地上 Standing in front of us 站在我们的面前 God is telling you that you are not alone 神在告诉你说 你不是孤单的 God is telling you that after you were created 神在告诉你说 你被创造以后 You were not left there alone 并没有就丢在那里不管 God is telling you that He cares about you 神在告诉你说 你是非常被在乎的 God is telling you 神说告诉你说 He pays attention to your life your days, every detail of you 你是每一天你的生命 He pays attention to your life your days, every detail of you 你的每一个细节祂都非常注意的 God is here to tell you that you are His treasure 祂来告诉你说 你是祂的宝贝 God is telling you that you are valuable 祂来告诉你说 你是非常价值的 He even came to tell you 甚至他来告诉你说 He will solve the most important problem 祂来解决一件最重要的问题 The problem is that the connection between you and God 那个问题就是你跟上帝中间的关联
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There is a big gap in between 你跟上帝中间 中间那一条大鸿沟 This God came to the earth and said 这个神祂来到地上说 I know you can't cross this gap 我知道你过不了这条鸿沟 You can't get to me 你到不了我那里去 But that is ok, I will come down 但是没有问题 我下来 I will fill this gap 我来把这个鸿沟填满 I will let you step on me, you can step on me 让你踩 踩在我的身上 可以踩过去 This is what John said 约翰这么讲 Let's read this Scripture 我们一起读这段经文 John said 约翰他说 This God gave up His qualities of being a God 这个神祂放弃了祂成为神的特质 He walks, he sleeps, he gets hungry 祂走路 祂睡觉 祂肚子饿 He gets thirsty, he faces friends, he faces enemies 祂口渴 祂面对朋友 祂面对敌人 He faces tribulations, He faces adversity 祂面对困境 祂面对逆境 When He sees the weakness of people, He grieves 祂看到人的软弱 祂就忧伤 When He sees people's sorrow, He weeps with them 祂看到人的哀伤 祂就同哭 When He sees people experiencing joy, He rejoices 祂看到人经历喜乐 祂就跟着喜乐 When He sees changes in people's lives 祂看到人生命的改变 He rejoice for them 祂就为他高兴 He sees the needs of people 祂看到人的需要 He satisfies their needs 祂就去满足他们的需要 This Jesus 这个耶稣 He lives realistically in the real world 祂真实的活在真实的世界里面
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The common colloquial in mainland China is called 如果用在大陆地区通用的话语叫做 Jesus is down to earth 这个耶稣是个接地气的耶稣 He lived in a family, He honored his parents 祂活在一个家庭里 祂就孝敬父母 He loved his companions 祂爱祂的同伴 He loved his brothers and sisters 祂爱着祂的弟弟妹妹 He listened to people's needs, He touched patients 祂听人的需要 祂触摸病人 Finally, He truly faced the pain of the Cross 最后祂真实的去面对十字架的痛 Everyone, the first blessings Jesus gave us 各位耶稣给我们的第一个祝福 The first truth taught is 也第一个教导的真理是 We have to live realistically in in our lives 我们必须很真实的 We have to live realistically in in our lives 活在我们的生命里面 We face challenge every day in our lives 我们活在我们的生命里面 We face challenge every day in our lives 每一天都面对挑战 There will be difficulty every day 每一天都会有困难 In the real world, every day 真实的世界里面我们每一天 We are to find ways to love others 都必须想尽办法去爱人 To serve people 去服事人 To obtain the affirmation of others 去取得别人对你的认同 To love others, even those who are unlovable 去爱那些甚至不可爱的人 At home, at work, in school, in society 在我们真实在家庭 在工作 At home, at work, in school, in society 在学校 在社会 Face your environment 去面对我们自己的环境 Honestly speaking, I am the same as you 老实说我跟你一样 Everyone has an escape mentality 每一个人都有那种逃避的心态 We don't want to face our current difficulties 我们都期待说不要去面对现在的
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We don't want to face our current difficulties 目前的这些困境 So, we think about 所以我们头脑里面就想的就是 Those things from a long time ago 古早 很久以前的事情 We think about when we were in college 想起当年我读大学的时候 How brave we were 我多神勇 Or we think about the future 或是我们头脑里面想的是未来 What we want to do in the future 未来我将要做什么事情 We think about what we would do if we had money 想说将来我有钱的时候 What we would be like if we were successful 我成功的时候 我会怎样怎样 But in the Bible, God tells us 但是圣经里面上帝告诉我们的 The first truth of Christmas is 第一件圣诞节的真理 Living realistically in your environment today 你要很真实的 Living realistically in your environment today 活在今天你的环境里面 God placed you in the family you have today 神把你放在今天你的家庭 You live in that family 你就活在你的家庭里 Your parents, your brothers and sisters 你的父母亲 你的兄弟姐妹 The Heavenly Father placed them next to you 天父放在你身边的 Face them realistically 你就真实的面对他们 They have their strengths 他们绝对有他们可爱的地方 And they have their weaknesses 也有那么不可爱的地方 There are times they make you laugh 他们有好笑的地方 Of course, there are times they make you angry 当然他们有叫人家生气的地方 Sometimes they are healthy 他们有时候健康 Sometimes they are sick 他们有时候生病 Sometimes they have money 他们有时候有钱 sometimes they may even be in debt 他们甚至有时候是负债 They have their achievements, their failures 他们有他们的成就 他们的失败 But this is your family 但是这个就是你的家庭 Everyone, you don't have a choice, you can't escape them 各位 你没得选择 你没得逃 God says you are to live in that family 神说你就活在那个家庭里面
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No only that 不仅仅这样 If you are a student 如果你是学生的话 I want to tell you 我要告诉你 God has placed you in that school you are in 神今天把你放在那个学校里面 Live in that school 你就活在那个学校的里面 No matter if it is a subject you like or don't like, face it 喜欢的科目 No matter if it is a subject you like or don't like, face it 不喜欢的科目去面对它 No matter if you like or don't like your teachers, face them 喜欢的老师 No matter if you like or don't like your teachers, face them 讨厌的老师面对他们 There are classmates you get along with 处得来的同学 There are classmates you don't get along with 处不来的同学 Be with them 跟他们一起同处在一起 You like your school 你喜欢学校 You don't like your school 不喜欢学校 During this time now, in this school 现在这段时间就在这个学校里面 You are to immerse in that school 你就浸泡在你的学校里面 You need to face your school 你就是要去面对你学校里面 These crosses 这些十字 You place your focus there 你就专注在那里 In the same way, in your work environment 一样的你的工作环境 God absolutely put you there 绝对是神把你放在那里的 For how long, no one knows 要放多久没有人知道 But every day 但是每一天 You earn a salary from that place 你只要是领那个地方的薪水 Then, live there realistically 你就真真实实的活在那里 Do solid work for that company 很扎扎实实的为那一个公司 For your boss 为你的老板来工作 It's very tiring. It's hard work and toiling 很累 很苦 很不通人情 很血汗 No problem. Face it 没有问题 对 面对它 Face it realistically 你真实的去面对它 In your work environment, you need to truly express your obedience to God 你要在你的每天的工作环境里面
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In your work environment, you need to truly express your obedience to God 真心的去表现你顺服神 Say to God, "Lord" 跟神说 主 "You have placed me in this work environment" 祢把我放在这个工作环境 "Please use me" 请使用我 "Let me shine for You here" 在这里继续发光发热 My parents are getting old 这几年我的父母亲慢慢的变老 They have more and more health issues 他们的身体状况也越来越多 What is most obvious is 那很明显的是 My mother used to be very active and walk quickly everywhere 本来很活泼到处走路很快的妈妈 She has slowed down 她行动也慢下来了 My father used to exercise a lot 本来很会运动的爸爸 Recently, he has not been able to get around very well 他最近他也行动不是很方便了 Lilian and I, the two of us 那我跟丽玲 我们两个人 We spend a lot of time with them 都需要花很多的时间来陪伴他们 Most of the time my father has to stay in bed 那我的父亲大部分时间 Most of the time my father has to stay in bed 必须躺在床上 Or when he is out of bed he needs a wheelchair 或是下来的时候必须坐在轮椅上 Now I no longer have the chance 老实说我现在已经没有机会 To experience walking with my father 跟我爸爸两个人 To experience walking with my father 一起同步走的那种经验了 I need to push him in his wheelchair 我必须推着轮椅 I need to push him along 必须推着他 My mother walks more slowly 那妈妈现在走路也慢下来了 Our speed of walking 我们的走路速度 We slow down to walk with her 也跟着她慢下来慢慢走 When we go out to eat 出去吃饭的时候 We must first think about their dietary restrictions 我们必须要考虑到他们的饮食习惯
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We must think about which restaurant has convenient access 必须考虑到那个餐厅的出入 We must think about which restaurant has convenient access 方不方便 When choosing what to eat 来选择我们要去吃的 We must choose something they can eat 选择他们能够吃的东西 Honestly speaking, for Lilian and I 老实说我跟丽玲 We can walk quite fast 我们两个现在我们健步如飞 We can eat almost anything 我们什么东西都可以吃 We are still very healthy 我们身体很健康的很 We can run around everywhere without a problem 我们可以到处去跑都没有问题 We can do what we want 我们照着自己意思想做什么就什么 But I know 但是我知道 I know that this is my season for 我知道这个时刻就我的季节来说 I need to spend time with my parents 我需要花时间跟我的父母亲在一起 I know this is my situation 我知道这是我的现况 This is what I must face 这是我必须要去面对的 This is my mother. She needs help 这是我的母亲 她需要帮助 This is my father. He needs help 这是我的父亲 他需要帮助 This is my father, he is wheelchair bound 这是我的父亲需要轮椅 I need to push him along 我需要推他 This is my mother who walks slowly 这是我的母亲走路慢 I need to walk slowly with her 我必须陪她慢慢来 Everyone, I believe that your situation is similar to mine 各位我相信你的情况跟我很类似 Recently, we had a good opportunity 最近我们有一个好机会 To help my father get a new bed 帮我的父亲换了一张床 We replaced the one he had 把他本来在躺卧的 That was a good bed but was flat 本来就不错的一张平板的床 We replaced it with an electric adjustable bed 把它换成电动床 So that it is easier for him to get in and out of bed 所以他上下床可以比较方便 It doesn't require so much effort 比较不吃力一点 I remember when they designed that bed 我记得当他们 I remember when they designed that bed 把床这样设计好的时候 When we worked out those things 我们在那边弄这些东西的时候
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That night I quietly prayed on my own 那天晚上我自己在安静祷告 I heard Jesus say something interesting to me 我好像听到耶稣在跟我讲 I heard Jesus say something interesting to me 一个很有趣的事 I heard Jesus say, "Luke" 好像听到耶稣在跟我说 以文 "If there was this kind of bed during My time" 如果我那个时代有这种床的话 "I would have given one to Mary" 我也会帮马利亚换一张 "If there was this kind of bed at that time" 如果那个时代有这种床 "I would have bought one for my mother Mary" 我也要买一张给我妈给马利亚 Everyone, this is Jesus 各位 这是耶稣 He is giving each of us this truth 给我们每一个人的真理 Living realistically in this world 每一天踏实的去活在这个世界 Every day, come in contact with the people of this world 每一天去接触这个世界的人 Every day, faithfully play your role 每一天很忠实的扮演你自己 The role that you ought to play 你该扮演的角色 The second truth is to live happily in the easiness of being forgiven 第二个真理你要快乐的活在 The second truth is to live happily in the easiness of being forgiven 罪得赦免的轻松的里面 In this life 在这种生活的里面 You live in easiness 你可以活得很轻松 That is, you know that you don't owe a debt 就是你知道你不再欠任何债 You know that the mistakes you made in the past 你知道你过去你所犯的任何的错误 No matter what mistakes you have made recently 不管你最近你犯的任何错误 All these thoughts and burdens 你心思意念里面所有的这些负担 You know that none of these become your debt 你知道这一些都不成为你的债务 You can completely relax 那种全身放松
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You don't owe any debt 你完全不欠任何的债务 In this Scripture 这是在这段圣经里面说 It says that He was vindicated by the Holy Spirit 说这个是被圣灵称义 Jesus, He was 100% 耶稣祂是一个百分之百 There was no barrier between Him and the Heavenly Father 跟神完全没有拦阻的人 There was no barrier between Him and the Heavenly Father 耶稣跟天父中间 There was no communication barrier 完全没有沟通的困难 The Holy Spirit can testify 圣灵可以做见证 That there is zero distance between Jesus and the Heavenly Father 见证耶稣跟天父中间完全没有距离 Every day He lived freely before the Heavenly Father 祂每天自由自在的在天父面前活着 What about you? What about me? Can we do the same? 那你呢 我呢 我们可以吗 Yes, we can 是的 我们是可以的 Because of Jesus 我们也可以因为耶稣的关系 Before God, before the Heavenly Father 在上帝的面前 在天父的面前 We are completely and freely accepted 自由自在的完完全全自由的被接纳 Wherever we go 来来去去 Why is that? 为什么我们可以 Because Jesus removed the gap between people and God 因为耶稣已经除掉了 Because Jesus removed the gap between people and God 人跟上帝中间那一条沟 Just as I said 就像刚所说的 That gap was once a barrier for us 那一条沟本来拦阻了我们 It made it impossible for us to come close to God 使得我们没有办法靠近神 It made it so that when we came before God 使得我们到神的面前的时候 Because of 就被前面的这一大串的 All the mistakes we made 我们所犯的错 We were unable to fill it 我们没有办法填满的 That gulf of sin isolated us 那个罪的鸿沟被隔离开来 But Jesus came into this world 但是耶稣祂来到地上
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On the cross 祂把十字架架在上面 He said that through His body 祂说来 经过我的身体 We can go to Jesus 到了耶稣那里去 We can go to the Heavenly Father 到了天父那里去 Everyone, do you know what Satan does every day? 各位你知道撒但魔鬼每天在干嘛吗 Every day, Satan reminds you 撒但魔鬼每一天在提醒你 Of how many sins you have committed 说你过去犯了多少的罪 How many mistakes you have made 多少的错事 Every day, Satan accuses you before God 撒但魔鬼每一天的 Every day, Satan accuses you before God 在上帝面前控诉你 He accuses you, saying "Luke is not worthy of Your love" 控诉你说这个以文他不配得祢爱 "This person is not worthy of what You have done for him" 这个人不配得你做什么 Every time, God reaches out His hand 每一次当上帝伸出祂的手 To embrace me 要抱我的时候 When I am in God's embrace 当我在上帝的怀里 When God is embracing me 上帝抱我的时候 Satan is there pointing 撒但魔鬼就在旁边指指点点 Asking why He is embracing me 说祢为什么抱他 "Aren't You the righteous Lord?" 祢不是公义的耶和华吗 "How can the righteous Lord embrace this person?" 公义的耶和华为什么抱这个人 "This is not a good person" 这个人是个烂人 Then he says what this person has done 这个人他做了什么事情 Who he lied to 他欺骗了谁 What he did 他怎样怎样 God listens 然后上帝听着他讲 God nods His head in agreement 上帝不断地点头说 "That's correct" 对 没有错 "He has indeed done these things" 他的确做过这个事情 Then Satan responds 然后这个撒但就会说 "Then, why are you still embracing him. Why do You still love him?" 那祢还抱他 祢还爱他 God points His finger to that far away place 上帝这时候就会把手指的远远的 To Calvary 加略山上 "Do you see that cross?" 祂说你看到那个十字架吗
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"All those things that you just described" 你刚刚所说的那件事情 "They were paid for in full on that cross" 十字架的代价已经帮他付上所有的 "When you see that cross" 你看到那个十字架的时候 "You know that all the mistakes he has made" 你就会知道他所犯的所有的错 "They have been paid in full on that cross" 已经在那个十字架上已经被对付了 Why can God embrace us like this today? 今天上帝为什么可以这样拥抱着我 Why can God declare today that our sins have been forgiven? 今天上帝为什么可以宣告 Why can God declare today that our sins have been forgiven? 我的罪得赦免 Why can God see me today 今天上帝为什么可以看我 As someone without sin 我无罪的人 As righteous 我一个义人 Because Jesus paid the price for me on the cross 因为耶稣已经为我付上所有的代价 Everyone, the Christmas season is almost over 各位圣诞节刚刚这个季节快要过 Don't just get caught up in the excitement of Christmas 千万不要只是在圣诞节看热闹 Or see the infant Jesus lying in the manger who is so cute 看到耶稣诞生在马槽里好可爱 Those interesting plays or reenactments 好有趣的这些戏剧 The fun and games 好好玩的这一些游戏 No, these are not the point 不 重点不是那一个 The point is Jesus 重点是这个耶稣 Came to this earth for the cross 祂是为了十字架而来 And the cross is to enable us to come before God 而十字架是为了让你在上帝面前 With our sins fully forgiven 罪完全得释放 Then you may ask what you should do 那你说我该怎么样 To receive this complete forgiveness 才能够得到最完全的释放 How can your unrighteousness be completely cleansed? 我的罪如何才能够完全得清除
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Let's read this Scripture from First John. Please 我们来看约翰一书 Let's read this Scripture from First John. Please 所写的这一段经文 Let's read this Scripture from First John. Please 一起读来 请 There are several important actions here 这里有几个很重要的动作 You need to confess your mistakes 你要认你是错的 You need to confess your sins 你要认你的罪 Then, God forgives your sins 然后神要赦免你的罪 Then, He cleanses you from all unrighteousness 然后祂要洗净你一切的不义 These are three actions 这是三个动作 You confess, you come before God and say 你认你就来到上帝面前说 "God, I made a mistake" 上帝 我真是错了 "I cannot cross this gap on my own" 我没有办法靠自己过这个鸿沟 God says, "No problem" 上帝说没有问题 "Do you believe that?" 你相信吗 I say that I believe 我说我相信 "Ok, then I forgive you" 好 那我赦免你 "I forgive you." And, after forgiving you 我赦免你 然后我赦免你以后 God says, "I will cleanse you" 过来以后上帝说 我帮你洗净 "I will help you to wash away all of your mistakes of the past" 我把你过去所犯的所有的错 "I will help you to wash away all of your mistakes of the past" 全部帮你洗净 Our rebellion, our selfishness 我们的叛逆 我们的自私 Our desires, our ego 我们的欲望 本位主义 Our greed, our insistence that we are right 贪心 自以为是 Layer by layer 一层又一层的 From our innermost thoughts 从我们的内心最深处的思考 From our thinking to our emotions to our attitude 从思考到你的情绪到你的态度 To our behaviors which finally become habits 到你的行为最后成为你的习惯
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These makes you further away God 这一些都叫你跟神越来越远 But God says this is no problem 但是上帝说没有问题 Jesus has brought these two together as one 耶稣已经为你把这两造合而为一 Through Jesus this bridge has been built 借着耶稣这条桥已经被建造起来了 You can cross over 你就过来吧 Confess your mistakes 你就承认你错吧 "Confess your mistakes and I will forgive you" 承认你的错我就赦免你 "Confess your mistakes and I will cleanse you" 承认你的错我就洗净你 In these two 在两造的里面 Through Jesus we are reconciled with God 神借着耶稣成为我们跟神的合好 Brothers, sisters 各位弟兄 各位姐妹 This is the most important message of Christmas 这是圣诞节最重要的一个信息 Why is Christmas a happy and joyous occasion? 圣诞节是为什么会欢乐 会快乐 Why is it so colorful? 会那么的色彩 It is because our sins have been forgiven 那是因为我们的罪得到了赦免 The third 第三个 The third truth of Christmas is 圣诞节的另外第三个真理是 You can proclaim your freedom bravely to the spirit world 你可以勇敢的对灵界 You can proclaim your freedom bravely to the spirit world 来宣告你的自由 Because you are living in your environment 因为你活在你的环境里 Because your sins have been forgiven 因为你罪得到赦免 You can proclaim your freedom bravely to the spirit world 所以你可以勇敢的对灵界宣告自由 In this Scripture it is written 这一段经文有一段话这么写 It says seen by angels 说祂被天使看见
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All the things that Jesus has done on this earth 耶稣在地上所做的事情 They were not only seen in the natural world 不是只有在自然界被看见 Everything that Jesus did 耶稣在地上所做的事情 Also influenced the supernatural world 也影响了超自然界 In this Scripture, Paul writes 保罗这一段经文他这么写 He says that Jesus was seen by angels 他说耶稣祂被天使看见 He means that in addition to the natural world 他指的是除了自然界之外 There is a supernatural world, a spirit world 还有超自然界还有灵界 Jesus' birth was a major event 耶稣诞生这件事情都是大事情 This means in the spirit world 意思是说在灵界的世界的里面 In another existing world 在另一个存在的世界的里面 In a truly existing spirit world 在一个真实的存在的灵界里面 Jesus reigns 耶稣是掌权的 Jesus holds the authority 耶稣是握有权柄的 Jesus today 耶稣不仅仅在今天 He not only has authority on this land where He walked 祂脚所踏的这一块地上有权柄 But also in the spirit world which you cannot see 耶稣在你摸不着 But also in the spirit world which you cannot see 你看不到的灵界的世界里面 He has authority 祂有祂的权柄 Because of Jesus, we can proclaim 我们也要因为耶稣我们就宣告 We can proclaim to this world 对这个世界宣告 We can say that our identity has been redeemed through Jesus 说我的身分是耶稣赎回的 So, our freedom cannot be taken away by any power 所以我的自由没有任何力量 So, our freedom cannot be taken away by any power 可以给我夺去 My body has been redeemed by Jesus 我的身体是耶稣赎回的 So, in my life there is no element 所以我的生命没有任何的元素 That can threaten my life 可以来威胁我的生命 That can threaten my intimacy with God 可以来威胁我跟上帝的距离
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That can threaten God's love for me 可以来威胁上帝不爱我 Paul continued writing 保罗他继续这样子写 In the Book of Romans it is written 在罗马书这样写 Let's read this. He says 我们一起读 他说 When you see the list of names 你看到这个名单 The list refers to many in the spiritual world 这个名单指的好多是在灵界里面的 There are angels that reigns 什么有能的 什么掌权的天使 The things that were created 什么别的受造之物 The ones in high, and the ones in low 高处的 低处的 Paul was saying that 这些保罗在说的是 We don't have to fear them 这一些你就不用怕 Because Jesus paid the price for us 因为耶稣为了你 Because Jesus paid the price for us 祂已经付上代价 Jesus' love won't be threatened by them 神的爱不会被他们威胁 God won't stop loving you because of them 不会因为他们神就不爱你 Everyone, if I ask you if you are afraid of ghosts 各位我如果问你说你怕不怕鬼 You would probably tell me 你大概会告诉我说 "I was afraid of ghosts before I believe in Jesus" 信耶稣之前我还蛮怕的 That's right. It is strange that many people 没有错 很多人很奇怪 They aren't afraid of people, but they are afraid of ghosts 不怕人却是怕鬼 Everyone, if you once was afraid of ghosts 各位如果你曾经怕过鬼
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You were afraid of the so called ghosts 你曾经怕过那个所谓的幽灵鬼怪的 Do you know that when you declare in Jesus' name 你知道当你奉耶稣的名宣告的时候 They leave you? 他们就离你而去吗 When you get into a room 当你进到一个房间 When you get into a hotel 你进到一个旅馆 Or a new environment 或是进到一个陌生的环境 In your spirit 你在灵里面 You may feel that there is some spiritual battles 你觉得有一些争战在那里 Or you don't feel peace there 或是你觉得你不平安的时候 You can shout it out loud 你可以大声的发出声音来 Or you can say it quietly in your heart 或是你可以在心里面默默的说 "In Jesus' name I bind you, leave!" 我奉耶稣的名捆绑你叫你离开 Do you know you have this kind of authority? 你知道你身上有这样子的权柄吗 Maybe some fortune tellers 你曾经被一些算命的 Some pranks say that 这一些江湖人 In a certain year, month, and because of something 说你某年 某月 某件事情 You would meet a disaster 你会遇到大灾难 Have you ever heard of this? 你有听过这样子的话吗 Have you ever got immobilized in your heart because of this? 你有曾经因为这样子 Have you ever got immobilized in your heart because of this? 结果你就心就被禁锢住了 And you have been worrying about it 你就一直担心吗 Today, in Jesus' name 今天我可以奉耶稣的名宣告 The immobilization will leave your life 那个禁锢从你生命里面离开 In Jesus' name I declare 奉耶稣的名宣告 The influence of the words from fortune tellers in your life is cut off 砍断这些算命的人 The influence of the words from fortune tellers in your life is cut off 他的话语对你生命的影响力 I can declare in Jesus' name 我可以奉耶稣的名宣告 You can declare in Jesus' name by yourself 你也可以奉耶稣的名自己宣告
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You can declare that 宣告说 What those fortune tellers said 这一些算命的人 Those nonsense 所说的那些无稽之谈 They have no authority or impact over your life 对你的生命无权无份无地位 You command them to be bound 命令他们被捆绑 Be bounded and cast into fire 被包扎被丢去被焚烧 Everyone, you have this kind of authority in you 各位你身上带着这样的权柄 The authority is that you can be like Jesus 这个权柄是你可以跟耶稣一样 Proclaim your freedom to the world and the spiritual world 对着世界这个灵界宣告得自由 When you go out 当你出门的时候 Do you need to check your horoscope like others 你跟其他很多人需要看你的星座 To check your luck on that day? 看看你的今天的运气吗 In Jesus' name 你可以奉耶稣的名 You can cut off the power of those horoscopes on you 砍断那些星座对你的能力 You can declare in Jesus' name 你可以奉耶稣的名 You walk in peace 走在平安顺利 A path full of God's favor 满有恩宠的道路上 In Taiwan, oftentimes 在台湾我们很多时候 When we talk, in the end 谈话 谈话到最后 Friends would ask us 朋友会问你说 When we talk about horoscopes 那当我们讲到星座的时候 Friends would ask about which one do you belong 朋友会问你说那你是什么座的 Christians, let me give you the correct answer 各位基督徒我给你一个标准答案 The answer is 标准答案说 "I am made by God's hands" 我是上帝亲手做的 If your friends ask you 如果你的朋友问你说 What is your Chinese zodiac sign? 那你十二生肖你是属什么的 You can say it with ease 你可以很轻松的跟他说
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"I belong to Jesus" 我是属耶稣的 You are made by God's hands 你是上帝亲手做的 You belong to Jesus 你是属于耶稣的 When those taboos 当那些禁忌 The taboos about numbers 数字的禁忌 The taboos of doing things 做事方法的禁忌 When the traditional taboos come 民俗的禁忌来临的时候 You can declare peace in the name of Jesus 你可以奉耶稣的名宣告平安 Because Jesus' blood will cover you 正因为耶稣祂的宝血要遮盖你 It will be put on you and He will protect you 要涂抹你要保护你 No matter what kind of temple events 不管是什么样的庙会 No matter what kind funeral 不管什么样的丧事 The ghost months, tombs, funeral parlor etc 鬼月 坟墓 殡仪馆 等等 Actually, Jesus will protect you from all these 其实这些耶稣都要保护你 I remember there was a time 我记得有一次 My wife, Lilian told me 丽玲姐跟我说 Someone asked her 有人问他说 Where do you live? 你们家住在哪里 Lilian told him gladly 丽玲姐竟然很高兴的告诉他 "We live around the funeral parlor in Chang Hua" 我们家就住在 "We live around the funeral parlor in Chang Hua" 彰化殡仪馆隔壁附近 That person was shocked 那个人就吓一跳 Who would tell people that they live near a funeral parlor? 哪有人家告诉别人家住哪里 Who would tell people that they live near a funeral parlor? 说你们家住殡仪馆附近的 I said our house is right around there 我说我们家就住在附近 Brothers and sisters 各位弟兄各位姊妹 Do you have the freedom? 你有自由吗 The freedom is not only in you 这个自由不仅在你里面 Jesus proclaimed freedom over the devil 耶稣对撒但宣告自由 You, too can proclaim freedom to them 你也可以对他们宣告自由
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No one can accuse you 没有任何人可以指控你 Nothing can separate you from the love of God 没有任何事情 Nothing can separate you from the love of God 可以使你与神的爱隔绝 Nothing can allow those evil spirits to disturb you 没有任何事情 Nothing can allow those evil spirits to disturb you 可以让灵界那些邪灵来干扰你 You can be free from the disturbance of the spiritual world 你可以免于被灵界的干扰 You can be free from the fear of the unknown world 你可以免于被未知世界的惧怕 You can be free from the lies of the unknown world 你可以免于对未知世界的那些欺骗 In Christ 借着耶稣 Actually, through Christ 其实借着耶稣 God has been declaring these to the universe 上帝对这个宇宙 God has been declaring these to the universe 不断地在做这些宣告 God has been repetitively proclaiming this to all the spiritual world 上帝不断地对宇宙的这一些 God has been repetitively proclaiming this to all the spiritual world 所有的灵界的存在 God has been repetitively proclaiming this to all the spiritual world 不断地对它宣告说 "Do you see that person?" 你有没有看到那个人 "Do you see that child who I love?" 你有没有看到那一个 "Do you see that child who I love?" 那个是我所爱的孩子 "That child" 那个孩子 "He is redeemed by my Son" 是我的儿子去把他们赎回来的 "From now on, the evil power cannot do anything onto him" 从今以后你们任何恶势力 "From now on, the evil power cannot do anything onto him" 不准在他们身上做任何的事情 "From now on, the evil force have no power or authority over the ones I redeemed" 从今以后你们所有的恶势力 "From now on, the evil force have no power or authority over the ones I redeemed" 在我所赎回的这一群人身上 "From now on, the evil force have no power or authority over the ones I redeemed" 无权无份无地位 God declares, "My dear children" 上帝宣告说我亲爱的孩子 "Come back to me" 你们就回到我身边 "Come back to me" 回到我的身边来 "Enjoy an abundant life" 享受丰盛的生命 "Be free" 你们就得自由吧
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Paul wrote this 保罗这么写 Paul said that Christ has set us free 保罗说基督释放了我们 Paul said that Christ has set us free 使我们得以自由 Stand firm therefore 所以要站立得稳 And do not submit again to a yoke of slavery 不要再被奴隶的轭挟制 Can you see the yoke of slavery? 你可以看到奴隶的轭吗 Those lies 这些欺哄的东西 Those seemingly right, but actually false 这些似是而非的东西 Those that want to harm you 这些想要害你的 Those that want to lie to you 这些想去欺骗你的 They are like the yoke of slaves 就像奴隶的轭 They strangle your neck 挟住你的脖子 They bind your hands and feet 挟住你的手跟脚 They manipulated you like this 他们就这样子操控着你 Everyone, Jesus says that you have to declare 各位耶稣说你要宣告 Through Christ, He freed us 借着基督他释放我们 When we declare, we are set free 我们就宣告得自由 Because of Jesus, we are set free 因为耶稣我们得到释放 We are set free 我们得以自由 In various things 我们得以各式各样的 Can we be set free? 可以不可以里面得到自由 Can we be set free from our self denial? 自我否定里面得到自由 Can we be set free from the shackles of sins? 罪的挟制里面得到自由 Can we be set free from the fear of death? 死亡的恐惧里面得到自由 We can be set free from all kinds of fate 我们可以从各种命运里面 We can be set free from all kinds of fate 得到自由 We can be set free from all kind of taboos 各式各样的禁忌得到自由 We can be set free from the power of Satan? 撒但魔鬼恶势力得到自由 Our past mistakes 过去的错误 We are set free from it 你从那里面得到自由 We are set free from the fear of the future 未来的恐惧你得到自由 We are set free from how others see you 别人的眼光你得到自由
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We are set free from others' negative comments 别人的负面评价你得自由 Everyone, we can be set free from our desires 各位你可以从你的欲望得到自由 We can be set free from our selfish desires 从你的私欲得到自由 We can be set free from our greed or filthy thinking 从你里面的贪心污秽的思考 We can be set free from our greed or filthy thinking 得到自由 From our self accusation 从你对自我的控诉 From our self curse, we can be set free 你自我的咒诅得到自由 Jesus came to the world 耶稣祂来到地上 He lives realistically 祂真实的活着 He lives in the presence of God 祂跟神面前 He lives happily 祂快乐的自由的活着 He lives with ease 轻松的活着 He declares freedom over the spiritual world 对灵界宣告自由 And Jesus didn't enjoy it Himself because of this 然后耶稣没有因为这样子 And Jesus didn't enjoy it Himself because of this 就自己享受 Jesus passionately invites us 耶稣祂邀请你热情的跟祂一起 To spread the good news 把福音的好消息传递出去 This is the fourth truth from the message that Jesus brings 这是耶稣的信息 This is the fourth truth from the message that Jesus brings 带来的第四个真理 In this Scripture 在这段经文里面说 Jesus' name was spread to the foreigners 这个耶稣祂被传于外邦 Today, every one of us here 今天我们每一个人 Today, every one of us here 会在这个教会 At this moment today 今天这个时候 When we gather in this hall 你会聚集在这个会堂里面 We would stop working temporarily 你会暂时放开你的工作 And we come to the service on Sunday mornings 礼拜天早上来聚集 Or watch the video on the Internet 或是在网路上看着这段影片
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It is all because of you 都是因为你 Someone spread the message of Jesus to the foreigners 曾经有人把耶稣的信息传于外邦 It was spread to other places 传于其他的地方 So that we, as gentiles 以至于我们这个外邦 We received the message of Jesus 就领受了耶稣的信息 To be brief, someone preached the Gospel to you 简单的说就是有人把福音传给你 Everyone 各位 If you are at a certain church branch 如果你现在是在某一个会堂点里面 Spread the Gospel to the people around you 传福音给你的就在你周围 Please turn to him and say 请你转身跟他说 "Thank you for telling me the Gospel" 谢谢你传福音给我 Thank that person now 现在就跟他谢谢 "Thank you for telling me the Gospel" 说谢谢你传福音给我 There is a way 我们有一个 To follow the footstep of Jesus 跟随耶稣的脚踪的一个方法 That is to follow Jesus to spread the Gospel 就是跟随耶稣去传福音 People might ask 有人在问说 "Why do Christians always tell the good news?" 那基督徒 "Why do Christians always tell the good news?" 为什么一天到晚在传福音 Do you Christians have some kind of direct selling system? 基督徒你们是不是有什么 Do you Christians have some kind of direct selling system? 直销系统 The more they spread, the more they get? 越传你就会怎样 No 不 There is only one reason for Christians to tell the Gospel 基督徒传福音的理由只有一个 That is, this is such a great news 我听到这个信息真是太好了 I cannot help but telling my friends about it 我不能忍住 I cannot help but telling my friends about it 不传给朋友 It is so precious that we have the Gospel 我们所拥有的这一个消息 It is so precious that we have the Gospel 实在是太宝贝了 I cannot be selfish 我不能自私
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And not sharing with my friends 不跟我的朋友分享 You may ask if we have to mind others' business 你说是喔 You may ask if we have to mind others' business 人需要那么鸡婆吗 Let me ask you 那我问你 If you know a shop 如果你看到哪一家的店 Which has things that are in good bargain 东西很便宜很好 Would you go and tell your friends? 你会不会告诉你的朋友 If you got the flyer 如果你收到那个传单 Saying that with the flyer 说只要凭着这个传单 Or just go to the store 或是说只要去那家店 And you can get something 就可以买甚么东西 Buy one get one free 买多少送多少 Or you can get discounts with this 或打什么折 And your friends really like it 然后你的朋友很喜欢这个 Would you tell him or her? 你会不会告诉他 Brothers and sisters 各位弟兄各位姊妹 If there are things like this 如果这种事情 You would tell your friends 你都会告诉你的朋友 As for this related to freedom 这个关于得自由的 This sin pardoning 关于罪得赦免的 And the mood of really facing the world 关于很真实面对世界的这种心情 The identity changes 的这一种身份的改变 It is related to going back to God 关于回到上帝面前 And the happiness of being accepted by God 被神所接纳的这一种幸福 Why won't you tell your friends? 你为什么不告诉你的朋友呢 In the Book of Romans it says 罗马书这样子写 For those who ask in the name of the Lord 它说因为凡求告主名的 They will be saved 就必得救那是当然 Paul said 保罗他说 "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved" 你只要求告主名就一定得救 But Paul brought up 可是保罗又 Another series of logical reasoning 提出了一连串的逻辑推理 Listen to that carefully 仔细听他的逻辑 He said 他说 However 然而
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How can they call on the one they have not believed in? 人未曾信祂怎能求祂呢 How can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? 未曾听见祂怎能信祂呢 How can they hear without someone preaching to them? 没有传道的怎能听见呢 And how can anyone preach unless they are sent? 若没有奉差遣怎能传道呢 As written in the Bible 如经上所记 "How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!" 他传福音传喜信的人 "How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!" 他们的脚踪何等佳美 What Paul said was right 保罗说没有错 If we call on God's name, we will be saved 真的求告主名的就必得救 With the logical reasoning 可是这个逻辑一推回来 If no one is sent to preach 如果没有人奉差遣去传道 And that person only talks but doesn't preach 而这个传道除了他讲 And that person only talks but doesn't preach 他没有去传道的话 Who could hear? 谁会听得到呢 If he didn't even say it 如果他都没有讲的话 And no one have heard it 没有人听到的话 Who could hear it? 又谁可以听 Who could believe and call to Him? 可以相信呢 求祂呢 And if no one believes 那没有人相信的话 Who could pray to Him? 又谁可以求祂呢 Brothers and sisters 各位弟兄各位姊妹 If you think your friends 如果你认为你的朋友 They are in a terrible shape in their lives 他们的生命现在很糟糕 Maybe the key lies in your hands 也许那个环节就在你手上 Maybe the key is that 也许那个环节就是在 Right now, you take up your cell phone 现在你拿起手机 And send a message telling him or her 传一个讯息跟他说 I am attending a Sunday Service 我现在正在教会参加主日
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The pastor reminded me that 牧师提醒我说 Jesus can answer your problems 你的问题耶稣可以解答 Please leave some time for me this afternoon 请你今天下午留点时间给我 I am willing to talk to you 我愿意跟你谈一谈 Let me tell you the story of Jesus 我把耶稣的故事告诉你 Usually, we don't encourage you to take out your cell phone 通常在教会里面 Usually, we don't encourage you to take out your cell phone 我们不鼓励你拿手机 But now you can take it out 但现在你可以把手机拿出来 And you can text your friends 你可以传讯息给你的朋友 Tell them 告诉他说 It is true that I heard it clearly 我真的我现在听清楚了 I need to give you the Gospel 我需要把这个好消息传给你 It is true that sometimes 真的有时候 We spreading the Gospel when we are not convenient 传福音有时候是在不方便的时候 For example, it is Sunday Service now 譬如说现在在主日 It is not convenient, right? 不方便嘛对不对 But it's ok 但是没有关系 We have a few minutes, be quick 几分钟你赶快 But don't you 但是你不要 But you have to come back quickly 但是你要赶快回来 Don't browse the Internet shops 你不要就去逛网路商店去了 After you texted, you can put it down 你传完讯息收起来 And continue to listen to me 赶快听我下面 There are two more very important things 还有两个很重要的事情 When you go buy groceries 买菜的时候 Or take the train 坐火车的时候 When you're lining up 排队的时候 Or when you are waiting in the clinic 看病的时候对吗 You know that in my experiences 你知道我好多的经验里面 Actually, oftentimes 其实很多时候 At that moment, when it was inconvenient 那个时候是不方便 Or I felt that, is it really necessary? 或者觉得有点 有需要吗 Then, I say 然后我就说 "Ok, I'll give it a try" 好啦 我就试试看 After you try it, that person believed 结果试试看 那个人就信了
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Everyone, many people like saying that 各位很多人都喜欢说 Let's go to a short term mission trip 我们赶快去短宣对吗 Recently, many people asked me 最近好多人问我说 "Pastor Luke" 以文哥 如果那个 "The border of Cambodia is reopened" 柬埔寨那边已经开放边境 "Can we go there now?" 我们可不可以赶快去了 "We can have a short term mission team" 我们就组短宣队去 I said wait 我说等等 When you go, you would come back, right? 你去了 你回不来 对不对 But you don't need to be on a mission to spread the Gospel 但是你不用到短宣才能传福音 Your family and your friends are around you 你的亲人你的朋友就在你的身边 Your children and your parents 你的孩子你的父母 Your coworkers and neighbors 你的同事邻居客户 They live next to you 就住在你们隔壁的 Whether it be your subordinate 你的属下也好 Whether it be your supervisor 你的上司也好 Please tell your neighbors 请你跟你的邻居讲说 Tell them the Gospel 要把福音传给他们 And at the same time, ask them 然后同时也问他一下说 "Have you texted?" 你传讯息了没有 "Text it now" 现在就可以赶快写 The fifth 第五个 Living realistically 在真实的活着 Living happily in the easiness of being forgiven 快乐的罪得赦免 Proclaiming your freedom bravely 勇敢的宣告自由 Delivering passionately the Gospel 热情传福音之后 After that, You need to walk steadfastly the way of faith 你需要坚定的 After that, You need to walk steadfastly the way of faith 走在信心的道路上 The things we just talked about 刚刚所说的这些事情 You need to use your faith to hold onto it 你需要用你的信心
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You need to use your faith to hold onto it 去撑住它 The Book of First Timothy continued to say 提摩太前书最后继续这样讲 He said he was convinced by the world 他说被世人信服 To be honest, it's easy to just join the crowd 说实在的看热闹很容易 But to truly believe, it is challenging 但是真的要相信 But to truly believe, it is challenging 真的需要挑战 In Christmas 在圣诞节 You know that in the past 过去你也知道 People are willing to come to Christmas events 圣诞节办活动时好多人愿意来 People are willing to come to Sunday Service 主日来参加聚会好多人愿意来 Because there are a lot lights and sounds stimulations 因为有太多声光的刺激 I believe in every church branch 我相信每一个分堂点 Your worship is very passionate 你们的敬拜真的是非常的热情 You are very devoted 然后非常的投入 And I believe in the past few days 那我也相信在你们过去这几天 Whether it be your Christmas events or children's events, it was lively 你们圣诞节的 Whether it be your Christmas events or children's events, it was lively 不管是晚会早会儿童节目都很热闹 But after all those are gone 可是等到这些热闹过完以后 If you go back to this scene the next morning 如果你明天早上 If you go back to this scene the next morning 再回到今天这个现场 You would find it to be different 你会发现不太一样了 Because the people are gone 因为人散了 The scenes are removed 场子撤了 The decorations are removed 那些装饰拿走了 The music stops 音乐停了 The singers are gone 唱歌的人不见了 The band members go back to work 乐手也回家去上班去了 But the Bible says 但是圣经说 Jesus' message must be believed by the world 耶稣的信息
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Jesus' message must be believed by the world 要被世人信服 The message was delivered lively 信息讲得很热闹 It was decorated beautifully 包装的很漂亮 We need it 这个是很需要的 But the most important thing is that the message 但是最重要是那个信息 Or the faith has to get into your heart 那个信心必须进到你的里面去 Maybe not just this week 也许不只有这个礼拜 You come to the church every week 每个礼拜你到教会来 Or you heard it in front of the screen 然后你听到萤幕前面 Or the pastor here 或是现场牧师 The words they tell you 对你的这些的话语 The challenges to your heart and spirit 这些心灵的挑战 My friends used to tell me 以前朋友跟我说 "Luke, are you doing some kind of mental challenges?" 以文你是不是在做那种心灵挑战 I said kind of 我说好啦就算是吧 And for those challenges to your heart 你那些对你的心灵的挑战的 The point is not whether he said it good or not 重点不是他说得精不精彩 The point is that after the messages were delivered from his mouth 重点是这些信息 The point is that after the messages were delivered from his mouth 从他口里出来以后 The words only circling in the hall 我的这些话语 The words only circling in the hall 只是在这个大厅里面绕一圈 Or just go around on the Internet 或是在网路里面绕一圈 And then, it drops on the ground 然后就咚 掉地上 Then, there is nothing left 然后什么都没有了吗 Or 或是说 Would the message get into your heart 这个信息会进到你的心中来 And become your belief 成为你的信仰 If you are willing to take it as yours firmly 如果你愿意这样子 If you are willing to take it as yours firmly 坚定的把它接收来
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Your action will change 你的行动就改变了 Your attitude towards your challenges will be different 你面对挑战的态度就不一样了 Your life will be different 你的生命就会不一样 Think about the feeling we have today 想想看今天这个感动 The feeling you had when you were listening to me 刚刚你听我讲说话的感受 Is it still there? 现在还在不在 And when Monday comes, think about it again 当你到礼拜一的时候再想想看 "Yesterday, I went to the church." 今天昨天礼拜天到教会去 "Do I still have the feeling?" 那种感动还在不在 Think about it 当你想想看 If the band on the stage 如果台上这些乐团 The exciting music were gone 这些精彩音乐没有了 Can you still praise? 你还能够赞美吗 Can you still pray? 你还能够祷告吗 When Jesus faced difficulties 耶稣当祂遇到困难的时候 When Jesus faced challenges 耶稣当祂遇到挑战的时候 He still had faith 祂的信心仍然在 Everyone, are you willing to believe? 各位你愿意 Everyone, are you willing to believe? 你愿意相信吗 Even when things are difficult 你愿意在很艰难的时候 Are you willing to believe? 继续相信吗 The Book of Hebrews says 希伯来书这么写 "For we have come to share in Christ, if indeed we hold our original confidence firm to the end" 说我们若将起初的信心坚持到底 "For we have come to share in Christ, if indeed we hold our original confidence firm to the end" 就在基督里面有份 At the beginning 在起初 When you first heard this message 就是当你听到这个信息的时候 When you heard the story of Jesus 当你听到耶稣的故事的时候
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When you heard the story of Christmas 当你听到圣诞的故事的时候 This faith seemed to happen in you 这个信心好像发生在你里面 If that has been reignited again 如果那个信心现在又被点燃出来 You have come to share in Christ 你就在基督里面有份 The Book of First John, chapter five also says 约翰一书的第5章也这样写 "For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world" 因为凡从神生的 "For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world" 就胜过世界 "And this is the victory that has overcome the world, our faith" 使我们胜了世界的 "And this is the victory that has overcome the world, our faith" 就是我们的信心 This is what makes us different 我们跟别人不一样的地方 This is what makes us different 就在这里 Honestly 老实说 Christians are not smarter than others 基督徒没有比别人聪明 Some even think that Christian are more naive 甚至有人怀疑基督徒 Some even think that Christian are more naive 是比别人更单纯 I say naïve 单纯的是我讲 It is a more polite saying for dumb 不聪明的比较客气的讲法 Christians are not better looking than others 基督徒也没有长得比其他人英俊 Christians are not better looking than others 或漂亮 But an interesting thing is 但是有件事情很有趣 Once you become a Christian 一旦你成为基督徒 You naturally glow with special light 你自然会散发出很特别的光彩 Even if your face is not so special 就算你本来你的五官是 Even if your face is not so special 不是那么的那么的那个 Even if your face is not so special 就是比较抱歉的五官 But as you become a Christian 但是你因为你成为基督徒 You naturally glow with that light 你自然会散发出那种光彩 When people see you, they don't talk about 人看到你的时候就不是在说 How beautiful your face look 好不好看 五官标不标致 But you as a person 而是那个人 你这个人 You demonstrate a different vibe 就是展出一个不一样的气质 And it shows 就会出来
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A few weeks ago I mentioned 上一次几个礼拜以前我曾提到过 Between others and us 我们跟别人中间 If today 如果今天在这里 My position here is higher than his 我在这里这个位子比他高的位子 Based on what? 我凭什么可以比他高 Here is a space 这里面这个空间 It is called grace 只有两个字叫做恩典 The God given grace 神给我的恩典 It makes my situation 使得我 好像遭遇 Things happened to me better than his 我遇到的事情比他好一点 But today, I am adding one more 但今天我再跟你加上一个 Others are here, I am here 别人在这里 我在这里 Why? Based on what? 为什么 凭着是什么 Based on my faith 凭着是我的信心 The God given grace 神给我的恩典 By faith, I receive that grace 我凭着信心接受了那个恩典 I believe God will fulfill His promises in my life 我相信神在我生命里面必要成就的 When I believe them 我相信了 He will make them happen 祂就一定成就 Everyone, not all of the life journey will be full of sunshine 各位不是所有的人生旅程 Everyone, not all of the life journey will be full of sunshine 都会风光明媚喔 Not all of the time will be good 不是所有的时间都是好时间喔 But we hold fast to faith 但是我们就是坚持有信心 We walk steadfastly the path of faith 我们就是坚定的在信心的路上走 Jesus' perseverance has never stopped 耶稣祂的坚持一直持续没有中断
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Our persistence in faith are not to be stopped either 我们的坚持信心也不能中断 Lastly 最后 The sixth truth that Jesus brings us 耶稣带给我们的真理第六个 Fixing your eyes on eternity 是把生命的眼光放在永恒 This passage in First Timothy 提摩太前书这一段 The last sentence it mentioned 提到了最后一句话 It says, "Jesus was taken up in glory" 说 耶稣祂被接在荣耀里 The goal of Jesus' life is in eternity 耶稣的生命目标是在永恒的里面 He comes from eternity, He lives in eternity 祂从永恒来 祂活在永恒 But He brings eternity to 但是祂将永恒带来到 A finite time and space 有限的时间空间里面来 The greatest goal He wants to achieve 祂所要达成的最大的目标 Is to bring the people in a finite time and space back to eternity 就是把在有限时间的空间里面的人 Is to bring the people in a finite time and space back to eternity 带回去到永恒里面去 His goal is to let us know 祂的目标是让我们知道 All the happiness on earth 地上的所有的快乐 All these glories 所有的这些荣耀 They are just a prefiguration 其实只是一种预演 Everything you experience in this world 世界上你所经历的所有事情 They are just a prefiguration 只是个预演 All pleasures, all laughter 所有的欢乐 所有的喜笑 All warmness, love, gifts, value 所有的温暖 所有的爱 礼物 价值
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They are all pointing to an important goal 都在指向一个重要的目标 That goal is God's glory 那个目标就是上帝的荣耀 God's glory carries laughter, warmness 上帝的荣耀带着喜笑 带着温暖 Love and value 带着爱 带着价值 When you touch a little bit of those on earth 在你地上 When you touch a little bit of those on earth 当你去碰触到一点点的时候 You know in eternity 你知道在永恒里面 This is in God's glory 这个是在上帝的荣耀里面 In eternity 永恒的里面 All of your life 所有你的生命里面 Your effort, your tear 你的努力 你的眼泪 Your difficulty 你的困难 Your struggling 你的挣扎 They are all pointing to the same goal 都在指向同一个目标 Which is to enter God's glory 就是进入神的荣耀里 More than once in the Bible 上帝不只一次的在圣经里面 God reminds us 这样提醒我们 This world is not your eternal home 这个世界不是你永远的家 All your life, decades of years 你这一生中 你所经历过这几十年 It is not eternal 绝对不是永恒 The Book of Ecclesiastes has a Scripture I like 传道书有一段我非常喜欢读的圣经 It says 这段圣经这样子写
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God has put eternity into your heart 上帝把一个永恒放在你的心里面 It makes you constantly searching for it 使得你一直不断地在搜寻 We love to create 我们很喜欢或是很喜欢去创造 That pleasant atmosphere 那种愉悦的气氛 We love to be loved, we loved to be respected 我们很喜欢被爱 我们喜欢被尊重 We love to be noticed, to be cared for 我们喜欢被注意 被关怀 Why is that? 为什么会这样 It is because we have eternity in our hearts 那是因为在我们里面有那个永恒 God's glorious DNA is in us 神的荣耀的那个DNA在我们里面 When God placed that DNA in us 神把祂那DNA放进去以后 We discovered that when we are glorified 我们发现被荣耀的时候 Or in a joyful place 发现在喜乐的地方 Or when we are respected or loved 我们发现被尊重 被爱的时候 Our hearts feel like home 我们的心真的就好像回到家一样 That is because God has put in us 那是因为我们里面神放进去 This eternal DNA 这永恒的这个DNA We came from eternity 我们是从永恒来的 We came from the eternal glory 所以你从永恒的荣耀来 We came from God 你来自于神 We feel uncomfortable when we see the world 你看到这个世界你会不舒服 When we see the world 你看到这个世界 The way how people interact with each other 人跟人的那些对应的方法 We see the world 你看到这个世界 The time and space are limited 时间被限制 空间被限制 Abilities or opportunities are limited 能力被限制 机会被限制 We feel uncomfortable 你会觉得不舒服 Because we came from eternity. Brothers and sisters 因为你是从永恒来的各位弟兄姊妹
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We are created to be loved 你被创造来是被爱的 We are created to be treasured 你被创造来是被宝贝的 We are created to be honored 你被创造来是被尊荣的 In this world, when we see someone is not loved 而当这个世界上你看到有人不被爱 Someone is not treasured 有人不被宝贝 Someone is not honored 有人不被尊荣 Someone is betrayed 有人被背叛 Someone is not trusted 有人不被信任的时候 You feel very uncomfortable in your heart 你心里会觉得非常的不舒服 Every time when you face these 每一次你遇到这件事情 Please remind yourself 请你提醒你自己 "I came from eternity" 我是从永恒来的 This eternity is constantly speaking to you in the deepest part of your heart 这个永恒在你心里面最深的地方 This eternity is constantly speaking to you in the deepest part of your heart 不断地在对你说话 The author of the Book of Hebrews said 希伯来书作者这样讲 He said 它说 He gave a few examples 而且它举了个例子 He said 它说
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He said, Jesus came into this world 它说 耶稣来到世界 He had been through life, death and resurrection 经过一切的生命经历 死 复活 Then He was taken up to glory 然后回到荣耀里面去 The reason why He despised the shame 祂轻看这一些的理由 Was because He foresaw that He would return to glory 是因为祂看到的祂要回到荣耀里去 Everyone, we are the same 各位 我们也是一样 In this world, probably every day 这个世界上应该每一天 You will have difficulty 你都会有困难 In this world, probably every day 这个世界上应该每一天 You will have challenge that you can't handle 你都会有处理不了的挑战 But remember your life came from glory 但是记得你的生命是从荣耀来的 The end of your life 你的生命的终结 Is going to return to eternal glory 要回到永恒的荣耀里去 And Jesus 而耶稣 He is the only way for you to return to glory 是你回到那个荣耀里唯一的道路 Before we finish today's service 今天在我们这个主日快结束之前 In the last part of our time 的最后这段时间 Pastor Samuel recorded a three minutes video 修哥他录了一个三分钟的 Pastor Samuel recorded a three minutes video 一个小短片 I think everyone knows 我想每一个人都知道 That Pastor Samuel in the past year 修哥在这一年以来 Was suffering because of illness 被疾病所苦 Even though 但是即使是这样 He did not fall down 他并没有倒下来 Maybe his mobility is limited 修哥也许他的行动受到限制
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Some of his speech was limited 他的一些说话受到了限制 But God's calling in his head has never stopped 但是 他的大脑里面神给他的呼召 But God's calling in his head has never stopped 从来没有停止过 He knows what God wants him to do on earth 他知道神把他放在地上要做什么 He is also very aware of what a Christian should do 他也非常清楚他做一个基督徒 He is also very aware of what a Christian should do 要做什么 He said it very clearly 他很清楚的他说 "Jesus came to this earth for me" 耶稣为我来到地上 "So that I can have eternal life" 使我有永生 "I must do everything I can" 我要想尽办法 "To preach the Good News to everyone" 要把这个好消息传给别人 Let's listen to 我们现在我们来听 The words from Pastor Samuel 修哥所说的这段话 We wish you a Merry Christmas 我们祝大家圣诞快乐 This is the Christmas season 这是一个圣诞的季节 The church in this period 也是教会在这段时间 Especially during Christmas 我们格外的用圣诞节的期间 We did a lot of activities or programs 做很多的活动跟节目 In order to proclaim Jesus Christ's Salvation 来传扬耶稣基督的救恩 The most important meaning of Christmas is 圣诞节最重要的意义就是 This eternal God 这位永恒的神 He was manifested in flesh for our sake 为我们成为肉身的样式 He entered into human history 进入人类的历史里面 Therefore Christ's body 所以基督的身体 Which is Christ Jesus as human have witnessed 就是人类所看见的这位基督 耶稣 He was born in a manger in Bethlehem for us 为我们诞生在伯利恒的马槽 And later He died on the Cross for us 后来祂又为我们死在十字架上 This Christ 那这位基督 According to the Bible, we are actually 按照圣经其实我们就是
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The Body of Christ 基督的身体 Which is God Himself 就是神的自己的本身 The Word became flesh and dwelt among us 道成肉身来到世间上 And this is 来到人类 那这就是 In the Bible, all the prophets in the past 历世圣经里面 历世历代的先知 They all said this prophecy that 都有发这个预言 One day, this eternal God 说 有一天这位永恒的神 He will come on earth 会来到这世间上 And through this 那透过这样子 God reveals His Salvation to us 神把祂的救恩 God reveals His Salvation to us 向我们来显明 God reveals His glory to us 神把祂的荣耀 And makes Him the hope for mankind 向我们显明成为人类的盼望 This is the great story that we preach in Christmas 那这就是我们在圣诞节 This is the great story that we preach in Christmas 特别要传扬的一个伟大的故事 Jesus Christ was born two thousand years ago in a manger in Bethlehem for us 耶稣基督为我们诞生在 Jesus Christ was born two thousand years ago in a manger in Bethlehem for us 两千年多年前的伯利恒的马槽 He is the King who came for our sake 祂是为我们而来的君王 He becomes the Savior of mankind 那祂成为人类的救主 Through Jesus Christ 透过耶稣基督 And also through the churches built later on 也透过后来所建立的教会 Human can see Christ 人类可以看见基督 Human can experience Christ Jesus' Salvation 人类可以体验到基督耶稣的救恩 This is what we must preach proactively during this period 这就是我们在这段时间 This is what we must preach proactively during this period 我们要积极的去传扬的一个 The story of Christmas 圣诞节的故事 So that all human 让所有的人类 Can know this Savior, Jesus Christ 都认识这位救主耶稣基督 He was born two thousand years ago 祂已经在两千多年前
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In a manger in Bethlehem for us 为我们诞生在伯利恒的马槽 And through the churches built later on 而且透过后来所建立的教会 The Bible says the church is the Body of Christ 圣经说教会就是基督的身体 Keep preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ 继续的传扬耶稣基督的福音 Keep sharing or revealing the Salvation of Jesus Christ to the people in the whole world 继续把耶稣基督的救恩 Keep sharing or revealing the Salvation of Jesus Christ to the people in the whole world 向全世界的人类来分享跟显明 And this is the hope for all the people 那这个就是所有人类的盼望 For every person knows that 因为所有的人类都知道 One day our life on earth will end 我们有一天地上的生命会结束 Where will we go after that? 那未来要去哪里呢 Only through Jesus Christ's Salvation 只有透过耶稣基督的救恩 Can we have eternal life 可以使我们得着永生 Can we have eternal hope 得着永生的盼望 Can we have eternal pleasure 跟得着永生的喜乐 This is the greatest story that we proclaim in Christmas 这就是在圣诞节 This is the greatest story that we proclaim in Christmas 我们要传扬最伟大的故事 To let every human hear this story 让每一个人类都可以听到这个故事 And through Christ, receive His Salvation 而且透过基督接受耶稣基督的救恩 Receive eternal life 可以得着永生 This is what we particularly proclaim in Christmas 这就是我们在圣诞节 This is what we particularly proclaim in Christmas 格外要传扬的一个 A very important story 非常重要的一个故事 Let's keep proclaiming this story 让我们继续来传扬这个故事 So that the Body of Christ 让基督的身体 Can become every person's Salvation 可以成为我们每一个人的救赎 Let's all receive this 让我们都可以领受这位 The greatest story 最伟大的故事 The greatest Salvation 最伟大的救恩
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Let's not just have a Merry Christmas 让我们不仅是过快乐的圣诞节 But we also receive in Christmas 我们也得着圣诞节里面 The most important gift 最核心的礼物 Which is the Salvation of Jesus Christ 就是耶稣基督的救赎 We also receive this Lord who redeemed us 我们也得着这位救恩 We also receive this Lord who redeemed us 救恩救赎我们的主 His life becomes our lives 祂的生命成为我们的生命 And we have eternal life 我们就得着永生 This is the greatest and the most joyful story we proclaim in Christmas 这就是在圣诞节 This is the greatest and the most joyful story we proclaim in Christmas 我们要传扬最伟大 最喜乐的故事 To all the people 给所有的人类 If it was a year and a half ago 如果在一年半以前 On December 26th Christmas Service 在圣诞节这个十二月二十六号主日 If Pastor Samuel was on the podium 修哥在台上的话 He would definitely talk more than three minutes 他绝对不只讲三分钟的话 He has so many message to share with you in him 他里面有太多的信息要跟你分享 He has so much enthusiasm to tell you 有太多的热情要跟你说 But today, his energy 但是今天他的体力 His conditions limit him 他的许多的环境限制他 He can't talk too long 没有办法讲得太久 But did you hear 但是你有听到吗 The message that is constantly repeating in his heart? 你有听到那个不断在循环的信息 The message that is constantly repeating in his heart? 在他心里面吗 That repeating message says 那个循环的信息说 This God who came on earth 这个神祂来到地上 The Word became flesh and dwelt among us 道成肉身来到地上 For your sake 是为了你 In order to bring you back to eternity 为了带着你回到永恒去的
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Everyone, today in our finish prayer 各位今天在结束祷告的时候 I want to pray for you 我要为你祷告 This prayer today 今天这个祷告 I am giving you a very special prayer 我给你一个很特别的祷告 I want to proclaim a thing in your life 我要宣告一个东西在你生命里面 I want to proclaim a discontent 我要宣告一个不满足 I proclaim a holy discontent 宣告一个神圣的不满足 That holy discontent is 那个神圣不满足是 You will be discontent about your current life 你会不满足于你现在的生命景象 You discontent about your distance to Jesus 你不满足于你现在跟耶稣的距离 Your heart on this Christmas Day 你的心在圣诞节的这一天 It will be stirred up 要被搅动起来 It will start searching 要开始搜寻 You will discontent about 你会不满足于 Only you know the Gospel, but others don't 只有你一个人知道福音别人不知道 You will be discontent about 你会不满足于 Only you know eternity, but others don't 只有你知道人从永恒来别人不知道 I proclaim inside of you 我要宣告在你里面 When your heart is stirred up 当这个心被搅动起来的时候 God's love will sink deep into it 神的爱要深深的进去 And becomes a vortex and stirs it 成为一个漩涡 搅动它 Then you rise up 然后你要站起来 And say to Jesus 跟耶稣说 "Lord Jesus, I am willing to follow You" 主耶稣我愿意跟随你 "I am willing to live realistically in this world" 我愿意活在这世上来真实的活
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"I am willing, before God" 我愿意在上帝面前 "To live happily in a sinless world" 很快乐的活在一个没有罪的世界 "I am willing, before God and people" 我愿意在上帝面前 在人面前 "To proclaim freedom to the spiritual world" 宣告灵界的自由 "I am willing to deliver passionately the great news of the Gospel" 我愿意热情的把福音传出去 "I am willing to walk steadfastly the path of faith" 我愿意坚定在信心的道路继续走 "I am willing to fix my eyes on eternity" 我愿意把我的眼睛放在永恒 Let's pray 我们一起来祷告 Please be still and pray 请你安静下来祷告 If your place is convenient for you 如果你那个地方方便 If there is space at the front of your auditorium 如果你的堂会那里前面有个空点 I invite you to do a motion 我想邀请你做一点动作 Ok? leave your seat right now 好不好 这时候就离开你的座位 You stand up 你就站起来 You move forward 你就往前 Move forward toward the empty space in your auditorium 往你的会堂前面那个空堂的地方 Move forward toward the empty space in your auditorium 往前走 Like you walk to the front of God 好像你来到上帝面前 You say to Jesus, "Jesus" 你跟耶稣说 耶稣 "Give me more" 给我更多 "Jesus, I want more" 耶稣 我要更多 "Jesus, I want to be closer to You" 耶稣 我要更亲近祢 "Heavenly Father, I want to be closer to You" 天父 我要更接近祢 "Heavenly Father, I want more" 天父 我要更多 这些生命的品质在我的里面 "Heavenly Father, I want to follow You" 天父 我要跟着祢 "I want to follow You" 我要跟着祢 Please move forward 请你往前 If you are watching in front of a computer screen 如果你是在电脑萤幕前面 Move toward that screen 就往萤幕走
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If you are using your mobile phone 如果你是在家里面手机 Put it down 你就把手机放下来 You yourself take a few steps forward 自己往前走几步路 If it is inconvenient for you to stand or get off bed 如果你不方便起床或是站起来 You symbolically wave your hands 你就你就象征性的把你的手动一动 To represent that your heart is willing to follow God's way 表示你的心愿意往天父的方向走 I believe the Heavenly Father is telling you today 我相信天父今天在告诉你说 "My child, follow Me" 孩子 跟着我 The Christmas message is coming to your family 圣诞节的信息要进到你的家庭 It is coming to your life 你的生命里面去 The Christmas is inviting you 圣诞节要邀请你 To live an extraordinary life 活出一个不一样的生命 If you are willing 如果愿意的话 Please say this prayer with me 请你跟我一起祷告说 Dear Jesus 亲爱的耶稣 My heart welcomes You 我的心欢迎祢 Please come in to my heart 进到我心中来 Be my Lord 做我的主人 Be my Savior 做我的救主 Pardon all my past mistakes 赦免我过去所犯的错 Forgive my sin 饶恕我的罪 Lead my life 带领我的人生 To a healthy 走进去健康的 Happy 快乐的 Free 自由的 Faith filled 信心的 Eternal life 永恒的生命里
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We pray in Jesus name 奉耶稣的名祷告 Amen 阿们 This is the end of our service today 今天我们的聚会到这边结束 In Jesus name I proclaim a blessing on you 我奉耶稣的名宣告一个祝福 In Jesus name I proclaim a blessing on you 在你的身上 And also the family you represent 还有在你所代表的家庭的身上 The good news of Christmas 圣诞节的佳音 Through you or your family 要借着你 借着你的家庭 It will enter your community 进到你的社区 It will enter all the relatives or friends you have 进到你所认识的这些亲朋好友里面 The hope that comes from God 上帝所带下来的盼望 Faith, joy, love 信心 喜乐 爱 More importantly 最重要的是 The light that comes from God 上帝所带来的光 Will enter your life 要进到你的生活里 I bless you in Jesus name 奉耶稣的名祝福你

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