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Extra Bible Studies
 
ON UNITY – THAT THEY ALL MAY BE ONE                                                                          BOOK OF LUKE 
 
                      Basic Bible Studies #1.pdf                                                Personal Bible Studies – The Gospel of Luke #1.pdf
                      Basic Bible Studies #1.docx                                               Personal Bible Studies – The Gospel of Luke #1.docx
 
 
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Who We Are
What We Believe
Partnership

La Voix de l’Évangile, Québec is a vital part of the extensive radio work of MissionGo

which reaches into many French-speaking countries of the world. The broadcasts are recorded in the studio of the radio follow-up office in Châteauguay.

The ministry began in 1955 in the Back to the Bible Broadcast studios in Lincoln, Nebraska through a staff member who spoke French fluently and had a burden for the French-speaking people of the world. An office was soon established in Aix-en-Provence in France.

In 1974, an office was opened in Châteauguay, Québec, under the direction of Global Outreach Mission representatives, Clarence and Pearl Shelly. At the present time, the broadcasts are aired on one station in Montreal and one in Champlain, NY. Stephen Frank became the director of La Voix de l’Évangile, Québec in 2006. His wife, Karen, is also a representative of Global Outreach Mission.

The weekly French-language 15-minute broadcast features Pastor Michel Martel, a Québec evangelist who faithfully teaches the Word of God. Audio messages (in French only) are available on CDs at a reasonable cost as well as approximately 40 books in French on the Christian life.

Action Mondiale d’Évangélisation (Québec) Inc is the name of the Québec incorporation of MissionGo

1. WE BELIEVE the Bible to be verbally inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God.

2. WE BELIEVE that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: FatherSon and Holy Spirit.
 
3. WE BELIEVE in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.
 
4. WE BELIEVE that all men have sinned and for the salvation of lost and sinful men, regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential.
 
5. WE BELIEVE in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a godly life.
 
6. WE BELIEVE in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; they that are saved unto the resurrection of life and they that are lost unto the resurrection of damnation.
 
7. WE BELIEVE in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ
Our ministry is made possible by the financial and prayer support of individuals, families and churches. Our Bible correspondence courses are sent free of charge to hundreds of students in several countries. Your financial partnership would be greatly appreciated to help defray the cost of materials and postage.
 

Kindly send your donation in Canadian or U.S. currency to:

Action Mondiale d’Évangélisation

110 Principale – P.O Box 80025
Châteauguay, Québec
J6J 5X2
Canada
 

Tax-deductible receipts for donations will be sent to Canadian residents.

How to have Eternal Life
Epicurus, the Greek philosopher, said: « Each of us leaves life with the feeling that he has just been born, » while according to the Arabic proverb, « Death is closer to us than the eyelid of the eye. »

The thoughtful man therefore thinks of the afterlife, but only one throughout the history of mankind has triumphed over death; one who spoke with authority and simplicity of eternal life – Jesus Christ.

What is eternal life?
Eternal life is a life that never ends, and moreover, has a spiritual dimension. Jesus told His listeners, « I tell you the truth, whoever hears My word and believes Him who sent Me has eternal life and will not be condemned; he has crossed over from death to life. » The Gospel according to John 5:24.
His listeners were alive, but because of sin (and all are sinners) they were dead spiritually. Many brilliant men are nevertheless agnostics, atheists, because they are spiritually dead. Their relationship with God is broken, for they do not know Him. Jesus said to His Father, « Now this is eternal life: that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent. » John 17:3
 
You and eternal life
« Anyone who believes in the Son of God has this testimony in his heart. Anyone who does not believe God has made Him out to be a liar, because he has not believed the testimony God has given about His Son. And this is the testimony: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in His Son. He who has the Son has life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have life. » First epistle of John 5:10-12.
The theme of the Holy Bible, from Genesis to Revelation, is that of the Redeemer, the Son of God. Over 300 prophecies were fulfilled to the letter in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.It is God speaking to you and if you do not believe in this message, or if you modify it, you make God a liar and you bring upon yourself everlasting destruction, far from the presence of the Lord.But, if by faith you receive Jesus Christ as your personal Saviour, you will live forever.
Jesus knocks at the door of your life. He wants to give you eternal life. You can experience the forgiveness of sin, peace and communion with God, and the power of a new and spiritual life. This life also has an eternal dimension; therefore, death is not the end but the dawn of an eternal and glorious day in the presence of Jesus Christ and His Father.
 
How do we receive eternal life?
« For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life. » John 3:16. 
What needs to be done to inherit eternal life? We must trust in Jesus Christ. Sin caused death: spiritual and physical. Every man is spiritually dead and all die physically. Jesus paid the debt of our sin and therefore, if we are willing to turn from our sins and trust Him, He will forgive us and give us eternal life, for « the Son gives life to whom He is pleased to give it. » John 5.21
 
Can we know that we have eternal life?
The apostle John completed his first epistle with the words, « I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life. » 1 John 5:13. Jesus gave this assurance to the repentant thief, telling him, « today you will be with Me in paradise. » The Gospel according to Luke 23:43
 
Can you lose eternal life?
In this case it would not be eternal. Moreover, Jesus said, « And this is the will of Him who sent Me, that I shall lose none of all that He has given Me, but raise them up at the last day. For my Father’s will is that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in Him shall have eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day. » John 6:39 & 40. Speaking of His « sheep” He says: « I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one can snatch them out of My hand. » John 10:28. As Jesus gives eternal life to all who trust in Him, He also keeps.
 
It’s Your Decision « For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him. Whoever believes in Him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already because he has not believed in the name of God’s one and only Son … Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God’s wrath remains on him. » John. 3:17, 18 & 36
These verses in the Gospel of John say that you have the responsibility for your eternal fate in your hands. Jesus has done all that is necessary for your salvation and now offers you eternal life. « He who believes has everlasting life. » John 6:47.That is His promise.
What will you do with Jesus? Draw near to God in prayer and tell Him with all your heart that you trust in Jesus Christ in order to receive His salvation and eternal life.
 
Let us know of your decision so that we can rejoice with you and send you literature to help you in your new life of faith in Jesus Christ.
 
Ernest Keefe (servant of God; now with the Lord)
 
 
Aches and Praise

Aches and Praise Four Hundred & Fifty Six

June 5, 2020
 
 
Dear friends, 
                                                                                                                                         

We could all use some encouragement these days, right? With protests over senseless, brutal murders and awful injustices erupting across the United States of America, we are reminded that many people live in fear of being mistreated and worse. While taking groceries to my parents on Wednesday evening, I arrived to see my mother climbing the stairs to the front door. While looking for a parking spot, I wondered why she was outside because she has had back pain for many years and unable to walk great distances like she used to. I soon found out that my father had fallen and hit his head in front of their house.

As the evening progressed, I realized how much I have for which to be grateful. After talking with my brother-in-law, sister and Karen, I phoned 911 and a few minutes later, two paramedics arrived and attended to my father. When my mother asked if there was a charge for their visit, one of the paramedics answered: “No, just your thanks.” What an encouragement it was to see two men serving the public in such a friendly and efficient manner. After they took Dad to a nearby hospital, tests were done and he was discharged in the morning.

My childhood and early adult years were spent in the house where my parents have lived for 60 years. In answering one of the questions of the paramedics, my mother referred to having been married to Dad for more than 70 years. I am grateful that they have lived long enough for Karen and me to develop a new kind of relationship with them than when we were young adults. Playing golf with Dad in his 90s is a memory that I and my son, Ryan, treasure. Karen is enjoying reading the Bible and Christian books with Mom on the phone.

When we read the stories of Jonathan and David in the Bible, we see a friendship that was uncommon and unwavering. When David questioned why Jonathan’s father, Saul, was seeking to kill him, his best friend reassured him that he would not die. The Lord had chosen David to replace Saul as king of Israel and Jonathan believed that God would keep David safe until then. In his Study Bible, Dr. David Jeremiah writes: “David was about 16 when Samuel poured the oil on his head, and he did not become king until he was 30. In the intervening years, he did two things: First, he went back to tending his sheep. Second, he had to keep running away from Saul, who never stopped trying to kill him. It may not sound exactly like the anointed life, but that was David’s experience for 14 years. Still, one thing was significantly different in David’s life: when Samuel poured the oil on his head, the Bible records that ‘the Spirit of the Lord came upon David from that day forward’ (1 Samuel 16:13) … God was with David in a special way from that day forward. And the best news is that God is with us in that same way, for we have been given His Spirit.”

Karen and I have been watching mystery movies lately and it is a challenge to find all the clues to identify the murderer. In a similar vein, I want to end this blog by asking if you noticed something unusual in my account of delivering groceries to my parents this week. It is the day of the week: Wednesday. I usually go my parents on Thursday or a later day in the week, but on Wednesday afternoon, I felt that I should go that evening. Was someone praying for me at that time? Did the Holy Spirit prompt me to go? I believe the answer to both questions is “Yes.”

May we be encouraged that the Lord wants us to trust Him with every part of our lives and rest in the assurance that God keeps His promises.

Scripture for the weekend: “He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things?” Romans 8:32 (NKJV)

Thought for the weekend: “British preacher and composer George Matheson was right when he called Jonathan a ‘rainbow in a storm.’ Jonathan leaves behind a beautiful example of what true friendship should be: honest, loving, sacrificing, seeking the welfare of others, and always bringing hope and encouragement when the situation is difficult. Jonathan never received a crown on earth, but he certainly received one in heaven. ‘Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life’ (Rev. 2:10)”. – Warren W. Wiersbe (from “The Wiersbe Bible Commentary”)

 
By His grace,
                             
Steve