Worship: Beaten Gold / Wellness: Start Young

Worship: For Heaven’s Sake  The candlestick in the holy place of the sanctuary was made of one solid piece of pure beaten gold. It was the “most costly” and “most elaborate of the sacred vessels and represents those whom Jesus is purifying and refining to perfection. “It required many a skillful blow to shape all the details of its ornaments.” In similar fashion, Christ was ‘wounded for our transgression; He was bruised for our iniquities.” And “‘all who live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.’ 2 Timothy 3:12. It is trial that purifies the church and fits it to be the light of the world.”

Those who “suffer with him they shall also reign with him in his glory. This experience of suffering for Christ’s sake is absolutely essential to the spiritual life of the Christian. There can be no true, vital godliness without seasons of trial and grief. We are chosen in the furnace of affliction, and the trial of our faith is more precious than gold.” (ST Jan 13, 1888)

[For additional details, please read Exodus 25:31, 36; Isaiah 53:5; 2 Timothy 3:12; Signs of the Times, ST Jan 13, 1888; GW 269.3; and “The Gold Was Beaten” in The Path to the Throne of God: The Sanctuary, by Sarah Elizabeth Peck. (PTG 140 original; PTG 193 new edition; PTG 106, 107 online) Also please listen to the recording.]

Wellness: For Health’s Sake  Pastor Flemons, a doctor of biblical wellness, read a health.news article that promotes the early training of healthy habits to children as young as 6 for a better quality of life.

Such promotional efforts are not too soon, as the latest data reported by “the World Health Organization estimates that over 41 million children under the age of five are overweight.” Consequently, young children are put “at risk of complications such as diabetes, high blood pressure, sleep problems, and asthma, but it can also negatively impact their self-esteem, which can cause mental health problems and a reduced quality of life later on. This can even lead to a lifelong condition . . . which increases the likelihood of certain cancers, stroke, and shorter life expectancy.”

Currently, says Pastor Flemons, he is in California on a mission to help a 9-year-old with lupus.

(For additional details, please listen to the recording and read the original health.news article that formed the basis of the health segment.)

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Sharing Time  Listeners asked questions about bleeding hemorrhoids, spoon-shaped fingernails, and Paul’s thorn in the flesh. Pastor Flemons answered in part, with the intent to follow up with additional information.

Special Prayer  Please include in your prayers today those at risk of becoming hurricane victims.

Pray also for those undergoing surgery today and all grieving families (especially spouses). Pray for those fighting for their lives and against depression. Also pray for people living in areas of extreme heat and in those areas at risk of being destroyed by hurricanes and tornadoes and other natural disasters.

Remember to continue praying for the entire TOR broadcast family, that GOD will be free to bless us in the way that HE really wants to in 2018. Thank you!

Listeners Speak!

“You all are truly a blessing to me!” (3464)

“It’s my morning manna!” (0608)

“I just want to thank the LORD for this broadcast. It puts me in the mind of heaven!” (9206)

“The most important thing I have learned is to trust Him! . . . He is going to see me through. . . . GOD is faithful.” (3116)

“I thank Him (GOD) for this line, this broadcast, for Sis. and Pastor, because the things I’ve been through . . . I know the LORD has placed these two in my life! . . . I just love them.” (3588)

“God bless you. You are very authentic. . . . I just want to ask God to bless your ministry. Oh, my God! I am so grateful to be a part of your family. . . . There’s not enough words to express my gratitude, because I am learning even more from your ministry.” (0608)

“I want to give God thanks . . . . We are experiencing great love and miracles. . . . Thank God for His people who make life easier! . . . I thank God for you all . . . as I learn how to live a pure life of natural remedies. I love you.” (0053)

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TOPICS THIS WEEK – September 9 – 15

Worship  Sunday – Beaten Gold

Wellness  Sunday – Start Young

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Words of Encouragement

Ephesians 5:2  And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour. (Also read FW 85.1.)

John 17:17  Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. (Also read FW 85.2.)

Worship: The Blue Robe of the Ephod / Wellness: Losing Your Nest Egg Can Kill You

Worship: For Heaven’s Sake  The royal color of blue is the color of heaven itself and is a symbol of heavenly truth. The blue robe of the ephod was worn over the high priest’s embroidered coat. Noticeably, at its lowest fringes were bells and pomegranates, 72 in all according to Jewish custom. The sound of the bells and pomegranates indicated the location of the priest in the sanctuary. (Read more below.)

Wellness: For Health’s Sake  Pastor Shelem Flemons, a doctor of biblical wellness, read from a health.news article, which reported that losing your nest egg can kill you. Researchers at Northwestern University found that a wealth shock has damaging longterm health implications. Major financial losses increases risk of death by 50 percent. Worry about the future can kill.  Pastor Flemons says wealth should not adversely affect one’s health. Trusting in God, whether you are rich or poor, should have the greater effect on your health. The Bible in Matthew 13 tells of types of hearers of the Word of God and the deceitfulness of riches. Rather than trusting in money and losing your life, it is far better to trust in God and have a rich life. (Listen to the recording for additional details.)

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Sharing Time  Listen in on a praise testimony over a flourishing garden.

Special Prayer for call-in listener 3719. Also, pray for the marriages of the Polk and Mueller families. Please pray for Lenox and Arthur Livingstone and the healing of Sis. Chester’s root canal.

Remember to continue praying for the entire TOR broadcast family, that GOD will be free to bless us in the way that HE really wants to in 2018. Thank you.

Listeners Speak!

“It’s my morning manna!” (0608)

“I just want to thank the LORD for this broadcast. It puts me in the mind of heaven!” (9206)

“The most important thing I have learned is to trust Him! . . . He is going to see me through. . . . GOD is faithful.” (3116)

“I thank Him (GOD) for this line, this broadcast, for Sis. and Pastor, because the things I’ve been through . . . I know the LORD has placed these two in my life! . . . I just love them.” (3588)

“God bless you. You are very authentic. . . . I just want to ask God to bless your ministry. Oh, my God! I am so grateful to be a part of your family. . . . There’s not enough words to express my gratitude, because I am learning even more from your ministry.” (0608)

“I want to give God thanks . . . . We are experiencing great love and miracles. . . . Thank God for His people who make life easier! . . . I thank God for you all . . . as I learn how to live a pure life of natural remedies. I love you.” (0053)

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FaceBook  – Blue Robe of the Ephod

FaceBook  – Losing Your Nest Egg Can Kill You

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TOPICS THIS WEEK – April 22 – 28

Worship Sunday – Proving Our Lineage; Monday – Garments of the High Priest; Tuesday  – Holy Garments or Holes in Garment; Wednesday – The Holy Girdle; Thursday – Blue Robe of the Ephod

Wellness Sunday – Natural Remedies for Allergies; Monday – City Life and Your Health; Tuesday – Colon Cancer; Wednesday – The Holy Girdle; Thursday – Losing Your Nest Egg Can Kill You

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Words of Encouragement

Colossians 1:26-28  Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints: to whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory: who we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus.

Colossians 1:9-11  For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding; that ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God; strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and long-suffering with joyfulness. (Read also AA 471.)

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