Published June 3, 2005
by Xulon Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||120|
Pressing Toward The Mark (Mark Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Brook Lynn Dorcent. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Pressing Toward The Mark (Mark Series Book 1).5/5(6). December 24, Mark The first Christmas Christmas is a very special time. Long before the days of Walmart, Target, Macy’s, or Kohl’s, the greatest Christmas celebration occurred. At Pressing On, this begins with custom graphic services that create stunning, eye-catching designs. We work with your ideas, and blend in colors, layouts and creativity to bring them to life. Whether you have a design in mind, or we create something brand new, the end product will exceed your expectations. Pressing Toward the Mark Written by Jack Hayford Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
In this book, Pressing Toward the Mark, we will be pointing toward Christ Himself—the full grasp upon all that He is—as the fulfillment of the land of Canaan. It is apparent that the Apostle Paul viewed Christ Himself as the “rest” of God, the goal of the Christian discipleship. Does our Christian salvation have a definite beginning and a definite mark toward which we are to be pressing? Do Christian people have a clear understanding of the goal of their discipleship, of the mark toward that they are to be pressing? What is true of people when they do not have a specific mark toward that to press? SELECT A BOOK CHAPTER Php I press on toward the mark. His eye is upon the goal and he presses through every difficulty to reach it. For the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. This is the prize offered to those in the high calling of the saints in Christ. A crown was bestowed in an earthly race when the goal was reached. Philippians King James Version (KJV). 14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. 15 Let us therefore, as many as be perfect, be thus minded: and if in any thing ye be otherwise minded, God shall reveal even this unto you. 16 Nevertheless, whereto we have already attained, let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same thing.
PRESSING TOWARD THE MARK "Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things. Pressing “toward the mark” (Phil. , KJV) must, therefore, be more than a slogan, it must be the burning purpose of us all. The mark, of course, was and is the finish line, the end of the race, the achievement, the realization of the goal for which today’s sacrifices are being made. Book of the Bible. Author. Standing for Truth and Defending Your Freedom. Log in to your Account. Email. Pressing Toward The Mark. “I press toward the goal for the prize.” The phrase “press toward the goal” means to pursue, to go aftersomething in an intense way. In addition to eagerness of spirit, we need to exert great effort. PRESSING TOWARD THE PRIZE Dr. W. A. Criswell Philippians a.m. You’re sharing with us the services of the First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, and this is the pastor bringing the Sunday morning message entitled Pressing Toward the Prize or Reaching Forth Unto Those Things Which Are Before. For over eleven years, I have been preaching through the Bible: where I leave.