Glory of God - House Of The True Light

The glory of Man人的荣耀
• Joseph showed his brothers his glory:
position & power in Egypt. (Gen 创 45)约瑟
• King Solomon showed Queen Sheba his
glory: his wisdom, wealth & military might.
(1 king 王上 10:1-8)所罗门王在示巴女王
The glory of God神的荣耀
• Moses saw the glory of God on Mt Sinai.
摩西在西乃山看见神的荣耀(Ex 出 19)
• Peter, James & John saw the glory of Jesus in His
transfiguration. 彼得,雅各,约翰看见耶稣在
山上变像后的荣耀。 (Mark 可 9:2-3)
• Apostle Paul saw the glorified Jesus 使徒保罗
在大马色路上看见耶稣的荣耀。 (Acts 徒 9)
Romans 罗 11:36
36 For
from him and through him and for him
are all things. To him be the glory forever!
Amen. (NIV)
因 为 万 有 都 是 本 于 (源于)祂, 倚
靠祂 , 归 于祂 。 愿 荣 耀 归 给 祂,
直 到 永 远 。 阿 们 !(CUB)
• Everything starts from God alone.
• Everything is sustained by his power.
• Everything is made for his glory.
What is the ultimate goal of the universe?
• The ultimate goal of God’s creation is to show
the glory of God.
Psalms 诗 篇 19:1
• The heavens declare the glory of God;
the skies proclaim the work of his hands.
• 诸 天 述 说 神 的 荣 耀 ; 穹 苍 传
扬 他 的 手 段 。
What is the glory of God?
The glory of God is all about the essence of
God, His goodness, grace, mercy, compassion,
power and all eternal qualities.神的荣耀是所
The whole universe is to displace the glory of God
All creatures, great and small are to show forth the glory
of God. A bird sings well. A flower displaces all its colour.
We are made in the image of God, to displace all good
qualities of God’s design. We are to show forth God’s
glory in our daily living.万物,不论大和小都是来彰显神
How can we bring forth the glory to God?
We bring God’s glory by worshipping Him
Romans 罗马书6:13b
offer every part of yourself to him as an
instrument of righteousness. 将 自 己 献 给
神,并 将 肢 体 作 义 的 器 具 献 给 神 。
We bring God’s glory by loving other Christians.
• John 13:34-35 (NIV)
34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I
have loved you, so you must love one another. 35 By
this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if
you love one another.” 34 我 赐 给 你 们 一 条 新
命 令,乃 是 叫 你 们 彼 此 相 爱;我 怎 样 爱
你 们,你 们 也 要 怎 样 相 爱.35 你 们 若 有
彼 此 相 爱 的 心,众 人 因 此 就 认 出 你 们
是 我 的 门 徒 了.
We bring God’s glory by becoming like Christ.
• John 15:7-8 7 If you remain in me and my words
remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will
be done for you. 8 This is to my Father’s glory,
that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to
be my disciples.你 们 若 常 在 我 里 面,我
的 话 也 常 在 你 们 里 面,凡 你 们 所
愿 意,祈 求,就 给 你 们 成 就.8 你 们 多
结 果 子,我 父 就 因 此 得 荣 耀,你 们
也 就 是 我 的 门 徒 了.
We bring God’s glory by serving others with our gifts.
We bring God’s glory by telling others about Him.
Romans 罗1:20 (NIV)
20 For
since the creation of the world God’s
invisible qualities—his eternal power and
divine nature—have been clearly seen, being
understood from what has been made, so
that people are without excuse.
• 自 从 造 天 地 以 来 , 神 的 永 能
和 神 性 是 明 明 可 知 的 , 虽 是
眼 不 能 见 , 但 藉 着 所 造 之 物
就 可 以 晓 得 , 叫 人 无 可 推 诿
Romans 罗1:21
21 For
21 因
although they knew God, they neither
glorified him as God nor gave thanks to him,
but their thinking became futile and their
foolish hearts were darkened.
为 , 他 们 虽 然 知 道 神 , 却
不 当 作 神 荣 耀 他 , 也 不 感 谢
他 。 他 们 的 思 念 变 为 虚 妄 ,
无 知 的 心 就 昏 暗 了 。
What will you live for?
• For your own glory: to make a name for
yourself; to magnify yourself是为了你自己的
• For God’s glory: to make known the name of
Jesus; to magnify God’s name是为了神的荣

similar documents