Summary: God can change things in lives.
1 The Power To Undo 1/29/2012
Rom 5:12 Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned:
Adam undid a beautiful peaceful and holy place
It is astounding to see the power of what one person can do and undo.
1. 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NIV) "Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!"
1. The “new creation.”
2. The phrase literally means “to make like the original state.”
3. In Christ we all are made just like we were before the days we sinned.
Rehoboam and Jeroboam both served 20 years undisciplined came to the throne and undone 1000 years of good. 12 tribes divided into 10 in the northern kingdom / israel and 2 in the southern judah
Jeroboam set up 2 places of idol worship in Dan and bethel so that Gods people would not go back to real worship in Jerusalem
They changed feast days, brought new priests in, rewrite the law, establish new places of worship and brought in idols.
It is amazing what one person can do with the wrong purpose and focus in life. Every person in this church has power to undo great things in your life and others.
We are not here to undo doctrine, truth, leadership, saints, character or anything we are to build up.
Josiah was 8 years up when he became king and he walked in the ways of david his father and in the ways of theLord,
Josiah hundreds of years before hand asked about david and how he had served the Lord. He said I have got to know.
2 The Power To Undo 1/29/2012
He sought the Lord and pursued the Lord when he was 20 I want to renew the temple and openthe doors again restore the ark fix the floors.
He saw evil and undid it
2Ch_34:33 And Josiah took away all the abominations out of all the countries that pertained to the children of Israel, and made all that were present in Israel to serve, even to serve the LORD their God. And all his days they departed not from following the LORD, the God of their fathers.
At 26 yrs. Old he undid every idol and ground them to powder he burned thebones of thefalse prophets.
He then crossed into Judah and did the same he said they must know the one true God.
You posses the power to undo what God has done or undo what the devil has done.
Rom_14:19 Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things wherewith one may edify another.
At 26 years old he raised money and said we are going to renovate and build up Gods house.
As they went to renovating, they found in the walls the law of god.
Hilkiah found the law and brought it to shaphan the scribe who read it to king Josiah who said go the prophetess Huldah and enquire of the Lord.
The prophetess said God is going to judge Israel for what they have done
2Ki 22:16 Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon this place, and upon the inhabitants thereof, even all the words of the book which the king of Judah hath read:
2Ki 22:17 Because they have forsaken me, and have burned incense unto other gods, that they might provoke me to anger with all the works of their