Question 6: We forsake everything else, spread the Lord’s gospel, and shepherd the church. This kind of labor is the way to implement the heavenly Father’s will. Is there anything wrong with our practice this way?

Answer: Spreading the Lord’s gospel and working for Him doesn’t necessarily mean you’re doing the will of the heavenly Father. To truly do the heavenly Father’s will, man must follow the Lord’s way and keep His commandments. Man must perform his duty as the Lord demands. Just like what the Lord Jesus said, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like to it, You shall love your neighbor as yourself” (Mat 22:37–39). As far as doing the heavenly Father’s will is concerned, the most important requirement is obeying and practicing the Lord Jesus’ current words. This is the most basic principle. If man does not focus on following the Lord Jesus’ words and instead focuses on following man’s words in the Bible, they are not doing the heavenly Father’s will. To do the heavenly Father’s will is to follow God’s words. People always exalt the words of the apostles contained in the Bible instead of exalting and bearing witness to those of the Lord Jesus Himself. By doing so, they are not doing God’s will; Instead, they are resisting Him. Those who are doing God’s will can obey God, practice His words, accept His commission, and bear witness to God, regardless of what He says or does. And those people no longer rebel against God or resist Him. They are the ones that God praises. Take Abraham, for example, he was able to follow God’s words. He willingly gave his beloved only son back to God. God rewarded Abraham for his absolute obedience. He blessed Abraham’s descendants, allowing them to eventually become great nations. Another example is Job. He revered God and stayed away from evil. During his trials, when his wealth and children were taken away, he cursed himself instead of blaming God; he continued to bless the holy name of Jehovah God. Therefore, he was a perfect man in God’s eyes. Peter is yet another example. He followed the Lord Jesus all his life, longing for and pursuing the truth. After accepting the Lord’s commission, he shepherded the church, in strict accordance with the Lord’s requirements. Eventually he was able to obey God until death and love Him above everything else. All of them obeyed and revered God. People like this are the ones who truly do the heavenly Father’s will. If you say that laboring for the Lord means implementing the heavenly Father’s will, then why, after the Pharisees traveled over land and sea to spread the gospel and worked hard, were they eventually condemned and cursed by the Lord Jesus? That’s because they believed in God but did not follow His way. When the Lord Jesus came to do a new work, not only did the Pharisees not accept it, they led the entire Jewish people in fanatically condemning and resisting the Lord Jesus. They even bore false witness against Him. Everything they did was a betrayal of the Lord’s way; they took the Lord Jesus as their enemy. Although these people were enduring much suffering and laboring hard outwardly, how can we say they were doing the heavenly Father’s will?

Excerpted from the movie script of Stinging Memories

Previous: Question 5: We follow the example of Paul and we work very hard for the Lord, just like Paul said: “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” Is this not following the will of God? Practicing in this way should mean that we are qualified to be raptured and to enter into the kingdom of heaven, so why must we accept God’s work of judgment and purification in the last days before we can be brought into the kingdom of heaven?

Next: Question 7: Today we believe in the Lord Jesus; we suffer and sacrifice to spread the Lord’s name, forsaking everything else. We are doing the heavenly Father’s will. This means we have already been made holy. When the Lord arrives, He will definitely rapture us into the kingdom heaven.

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Question 4: When the incarnate Lord Jesus was resurrected after His crucifixion, He became the life-giving Spirit. And thereby the life-giving Spirit dwells within us, blends with our spirit, and the two spirits will become one. So how could we not become God in the end? How could I be wrong about this?

Almighty God says, “The Spirit within Jesus, the Spirit in heaven, and the Spirit of Jehovah are all one. It can be called the Holy Spirit, the Spirit of God, the sevenfold intensified Spirit, and the all-inclusive Spirit. The Spirit of God alone can carry out much work. He is able to create the world and destroy it by flooding the earth; He can redeem all mankind, and moreover, conquer and destroy all mankind. This work is all carried out by God Himself….”

Question 1: Almighty God’s word says, “Only Christ of the Last Days Can Give Man the Way of Eternal Life.” I remembered what the Lord Jesus once said, “But whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life” (Jhn 4:14). We already know the Lord Jesus is the source of the living water of life, and the way of everlasting life. Could it be that Almighty God and the Lord Jesus are of the same source? Are Their work and words both of the Holy Spirit? Are Their work done by the same God?

Almighty God says, “Jesus and I come from the same Spirit. Though Our fleshes have no relationship, Our Spirits are one; though what We do and the work We bear are not the same, We are alike in essence; Our fleshes take different forms, and this is because of the change in era and the need of Our work; Our ministries are not alike, so the work We bring forth and the disposition We reveal to man are also different. … Their Spirits are one.”

Question: Please share detailed fellowship on what is obeying and following God, and what is obeying and following man. Understanding this aspect of the truth is critical for us.

Almighty God says, “The most important thing in following God is to do everything according to God’s present word. Whether you pursue to enter into life or to satisfy God’s heart’s desire, you have to focus on God’s present word. If what you fellowship and what you pursue to enter into are not centered around God’s present word, you are one outside God’s word and absolutely do not have the work of the Holy Spirit. … Those who can keep up with the Holy Spirit’s present work, walk in God’s footsteps, and follow wherever God leads will have God’s blessing."

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