A Word For 2018: “Shake It Off!”

A Word For 2018: “Shake It Off!”

by Pastor Roy Esposito


Scriptural Restoration – is always about multiplication and increase – Exodus 22:1, Job 42:10-12, Mark 10:30 

Jeremiah 1:16, 32:29-36 – works of man destroyed

Hebrews 12:12-13

Repeat – “Lord, please lead me by Your spirit.  Make straight paths for my feet that I may be healed.”

Matthew 24:12 – “Cold love” – An Oxymoron 

John 17: 21-24 – God’s design, “To be ONE”

John 13:35 – Love, identifies His disciples

Hebrews 12:5-6, 11

Chasten – to restrain, moderate refine or purify

Hebrews 12:18-28

Isaiah 24:19-20

Luke 21:11; Matthew 24:8; Mark 13:8 – “Birth Pangs”

1 Chronicles 12:32 – Sons of Issachar

Ephesians 3:9-10

“Fellowship of the mysteries” – Dispensers

“Manifold Wisdom” – Wisdom of variegated shades, tints and hues.  Multi-leveled and colorful

Eklesia – “The called ones” – Those who CHOSE to be CHOSEN!

Hebrews 12: 28-29(MSG)

Christ Our Peace: A Gift For Christmas 2017

Christ Our Peace: A Gift For Christmas 2017

by Pastor Roy Esposito

(We apologize for the brief gap.  There was a power surge that interrupted power!)

Ephesians 2:14-16
Romans 7:23
Romans 8:5-7
Jesus is our peace; the One who restores balance and neutralizes the conflict of soul/spirit that rages within us.
 Jesus as “our Peace” does not mean He provides a place where there is no noise, trouble or hard times.
 It means to be able to be in the midst of these things and still be calm in your heart.
Colossians 2:14 —  The record of offences erased at the Cross
Romans 5:1 — Justified by faith we have peace.
Ephesians 5:14 — Awaken and pay attention !!!
Luke 5:1-8   — “Two boats”
Matthew 2:1-2
Jeremiah 29:13 — “And you will seek Me and  find Me when you search for Me with all your heart.”
Matthew 2:11
Frankincense —  intercession
Myrrh —  healing and anointing of the dead
Gold  —  sovereignty 

        “The Christmas Spirit / The Spirit of Christmas” — His first name is “HOLY”

Luke 1:41 —   Elizabeth
Luke 1:67-68  — Zacharias
Luke 2:13-14  — Angels
Luke 2:20   — Shepherds
Luke 2:25   — Simeon
Luke 1 :46-50  The “Magnificat” of Mary
                    Focus of True Worship
1.  On the unchanging nature and work of God
2.  The unchanging Presence of Christ
Luke 2:10-11



by Pastor Marie Esposito

Romans 15:13 – I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with JOY, and peace, because you trust in Him; BELIEVING [through the experience of your faith] Then you will overflow, [abound, bubble over] with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.


JOY IS A FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT’S PRESENCE. Galatians 5:22 an indication that He is present.


Hebrews 12:1,2 – Fix your eyes on Jesus, looking unto Jesus, the Author and Finisher, the Pioneer of the Founder and Perfecter, the Source, the Originator of the faith, the CHAMPION WHO INITIATES AND PERFECTS OUR FAITH…THE SOURCE OF ALL JOY!


Hebrews 12:1-2 (AMP)

I Peter 1:8.9

Proverb 15:13

John 17:12-13


Mother Theresa quotes:

When your heart is burning with love for God, you will be filled with joy.

Joy comes from belonging to God, living with Him, and being His own.

Joy is infectious.


Joy is the very essence of God’s Character I Chronicles 16:27

Psalm 26:7

Psalm 1:1-3

2 Corinthians 4:7-10

Psalm 30


Proverb 15:13 – A joyful heart makes a cheerful face

A happy heart makes the face cheerful

A glad heart makes a cheerful countenance

A glad heart makes a happy face

A cheerful heart brings a smile to your face.


Pray Romans 15:13

“The Way” – 2nd Sunday of Advent

“The Way” – 2nd Sunday of Advent

by Pastor Roy Esposito

John 14:1-1

“What you believe is what you’ll become.”
“Ideals form idols. Idols are worshiped.”

John 8:31-32 – “The Truth will make for freedom.” – Truth creates freedom!!

To walk in The Way of Jesus is to walk in the same manner of Spirit He did.

Ephesians 1:3
Ephesians 1:17-18(AMP)

“Reality begins and ends in God. You exist because God believed you would!”
Hebrews 11:3

Frame – A skeletal structure designed to give shape.

Know – (Ginosko) – to come to know:
a. Inception
b.) progress
c.) Attainment

Isaiah 28:10
Revelation 12:11
Psalm 141: 3-4

1. See yourself as God sees you in His heart.
2. Agree with that vision
3. Allow God to plant the seed of His love in your heart
4. Say NO! to neg. circumstances
5. Allow God’s word to re-frame your reality.

Philippians 1:6(AMP)
Zechariah 10:1(NLT)
Job 14:7-9



by Pastor Marie Esposito



“Hope is not a disappointing fantasy, because we can now experience the endless love of God cascading in our hearts through the HOLY SPIRIT Who lives in us”
-Romans 5:5 Passion Bible

Advent- First Week

We have a Living Hope -1 Peter 1:3
Colossians 1:27
Romans 15:12-13
Titus 3:4-7
“May the God of all hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit, you may abound in hope”
-Romans 15:13.
Proverbs 13:12
Romans 15:13
Hebrews 11:1
Romans 5:1-5
Romans 5:1-6
Lamentations 3:21-24
Hebrews 6:19
Romans 15:4



Jeremiah 29:11