Introduction The last line in the book of Judges shows us the state in which the nation of Israel is at in this point in history. In those days there was no king in Israel; all the people did what was right in their own eyes. The people are doing what they want. Israel has turned to idol worship and…
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Jesus made a powerful statement in the Temple action. Israel generally regarded the Temple’s ruler the true Davidic king. This Temple action was a claim to such royal status by Jesus. Also, in this Temple action, Jesus enacts a symbol. This symbol said that the present system is corrupt. The Temple had…
We’re jumping back to 1 Samuel again, a book we left back in February with the beginning of Lent. Let’s do a quick review. First of all, who is Samuel? Samuel is a prophet for Israel, in the OT. He was born to a very devout couple who gave him to the LORD that he would serve him. and so he grew up in…
Teaching Through the Bible
Jedidiah Cary • Paw Paw Bible Church • Sermon • • 23 views • 39:07
God is in Charge! Listen to his call. 6 But the thing displeased Samuel when they said, “Give us a king to judge us.” And Samuel prayed to the Lord . 7 And the Lord said to Samuel, “Obey the voice of the people in all that they say to you, for they have not rejected you, but they have rejected me from…
1 Samuel: A Heart for God
In spite of Saul's personal misgivings and reiterated warnings from Samuel concerning Israel's sin in requesting a human king, God publicly appoints Saul as Israel's first king. After his demonstration of military leadership in rescuing the oppressed inhabitants of Jabesh-gilead, all Israel recognizes Saul as their king and formalizes his kingship in celebration.
1 Samuel: A Heart for God
Israel's problem isn't asking for a king, the problem is foolishly demanding a king instead of waiting for God's timing and direction. God gives them what they want but offers fair warning about the lesson they will learn about the cost of a human king.
Cameron Jungels • Eastside Baptist Church • Sermon • • 12 views
Of David. A psalm. 1 The earth is the Lord ’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; 2 for he founded it on the seas and established it on the waters. 3 Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord ? Who may stand in his holy place? 4 The one who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does…
Advent 2019 - Your King Has Come
A Adams • Sermon • • 11 views
Introduction <<READ Ps 24>> Week 3 in Advent/Christmas Series: Your King Has Come - looking at texts that show us how Jesus came in fulfillment of all of God’s promises to rescue the world from sin & death. Structure - 3 stanzas (vv1-2, 3-6, 7-10). Begins & ends w/ YHWH // fourfold question: Who can…
Hank Wilson • Sermon • • 8 views
How do you know God loves you? I preach it and you hear it. We read it and we say it all of the time. So, how do you know it? Is it based off of your reception of it? Intro Just the Facts Ma’am - Joe Friday’s character on Dragnet Illus: Jack Webb’s ‘Joe Friday’ character typically used the phrase “All…
Gospel of Mark
Tanner Thetford preaches on “Authority” from Mark 11:27-33, continuing our journey through the Gospel of Mark.
God's Guidebook for Man's Emotions: Exposition of Psalm
God’s sovereignty is outside the bounds of mankind schemes and is ruling over all mankind. We will see through Psalm 2 that man is constantly scheming against God and his followers and we will see God’s response to man’s schemes. We will see four responses that you and I must do so that we are not with mankind that stands against God.