The Blessing Bounce 祝福のバウンス

2017.08.20 – 1PM Message

Shared by Jordan Perry

Original Message: Lifehouse Tokyo Church/ July 30 / By Pastor Rod
The Blessing Bounce 祝福のバウンス
(Luke 18:15-16) People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the
disciples saw this, they rebuked them. (16) But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little
children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
-Blessing is used about 400 times in the Bible. 聖書では祝福が400回ほど使われている
What does it mean? どういう意味?
To speak good words over something. 何かに対して良いことばを放つこと。
Good + Words 「良い」+「ことば」
The opposite is cursing: speaking bad words over something. 弟子たちは罵っている:何かに対して悪いことばを放
1.God always starts the blessing bounce – that’s who he is! 神様はいつも祝福のバウンスを始める–それが神様!
(Genesis 1:28) God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth
and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that
moves on the ground.”
2.The Blessing bounced into Abraham アブラハムに祝福が飛び込んだ
(Genesis 12:1-3) he Lord had said to Abram, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s
household to the land I will show you. (2) “I will make you into a great nation, and I will bless you; I will
make your name great, and you will be a blessing. (3) I will bless those who bless you, and whoever
curses you I will curse;
and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.”
3.The blessing bounces into believers 信じる人たちに祝福は飛び込む
(Galatians 3:9) So those who rely on faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.
(Proverbs 10:22 NLT) The blessing of the Lord makes a person rich, and he adds no sorrow with it.