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Step Back & Let God Do It

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Step Back And Let God Do It.

Genesis 19:10–11 NLT
10 But the two angels reached out, pulled Lot into the house, and bolted the door. 11 Then they blinded all the men, young and old, who were at the door of the house, so they gave up trying to get inside.
Genesis 19:11 NCV
11 They struck those outside the door with blindness, so the men, both young and old, could not find the door.
Exodus 12:13 NLT
13 But the blood on your doorposts will serve as a sign, marking the houses where you are staying. When I see the blood, I will pass over you. This plague of death will not touch you when I strike the land of Egypt.

1# Point: never forget who is really in control?

If we obey we Win

Topical Analysis of the Bible 5. Descriptions of the Obedient

a) The Obedient Are Blameless

Job 1:8; Rev. 14:4–5

b) The Obedient Are Blessed

Ps. 112:1–9; Ps. 119:1–3; Prov. 8:32; Prov. 29:18; Luke 11:28; Rev. 22:14

c) The Obedient Are Discerning Sons

Prov. 28:7

d) The Obedient Are Doers of the Word

James 1:22–25

e) The Obedient Are Firstfruits to God and the Lamb

Rev. 14:1–4

f) The Obedient Are Great in God’s Kingdom

Matt. 5:19

g) The Obedient Are like Children Who Obey

1 Pet. 1:14

h) The Obedient Are like Wise Builders

Luke 6:46–49

i) The Obedient Are Mighty

Joel 2:11

j) The Obedient Are Righteous

Job 1:8; Luke 1:6; Rom. 6:16

k) The Obedient Are Servants of Christ

John 12:26

l) The Obedient Are Treasured Possessions

Exod. 19:5

m) The Obedient Are Worthy

Rev. 3:4

n) The Obedient Walk according to the Lord’s Law

Ps. 119:1

For Some Reason Lot felt the need to lead the Angles and forgot they had come to deliver him.
It’s amazing what God can deliver you from if you stepped back and let God do it.
Tell 2 control freaks step back and watch God do it..
Some times our personality gets in Gods way.
If we struggle getting what we want when we want it even if we are not ready.. Then we are in Gods way.
comparison kills

#2 There is Power In The Blood

Genesis 19:11 NCV
11 They struck those outside the door with blindness, so the men, both young and old, could not find the door.
Gen 19:
Exodus 12:13 NCV
13 But the blood will be a sign on the houses where you are. When I see the blood, I will pass over you. Nothing terrible will hurt you when I punish the land of Egypt.
Exodus
When Calamity comes and trust me it will. Only those who are under the protection of the Lamb will be spared.
The men where struck with a blindness that caused them not to be able to find the door.
The Blood of the lamb over your door post is a sign that stuff that should be able to come in your house and devour us has to passover..
But its another side to this coin, many believers, believers children will fall pray to the same thing as the gay gang.
2 Thessalonians 2:11–12 AV
11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie: 12 That they all might be damned who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness.
2 Thes 2:11
Romans 1:18–32 NCV
18 God’s anger is shown from heaven against all the evil and wrong things people do. By their own evil lives they hide the truth. 19 God shows his anger because some knowledge of him has been made clear to them. Yes, God has shown himself to them. 20 There are things about him that people cannot see—his eternal power and all the things that make him God. But since the beginning of the world those things have been easy to understand by what God has made. So people have no excuse for the bad things they do. 21 They knew God, but they did not give glory to God or thank him. Their thinking became useless. Their foolish minds were filled with darkness. 22 They said they were wise, but they became fools. 23 They traded the glory of God who lives forever for the worship of idols made to look like earthly people, birds, animals, and snakes. 24 Because they did these things, God left them and let them go their sinful way, wanting only to do evil. As a result, they became full of sexual sin, using their bodies wrongly with each other. 25 They traded the truth of God for a lie. They worshiped and served what had been created instead of the God who created those things, who should be praised forever. Amen. 26 Because people did those things, God left them and let them do the shameful things they wanted to do. Women stopped having natural sex and started having sex with other women. 27 In the same way, men stopped having natural sex and began wanting each other. Men did shameful things with other men, and in their bodies they received the punishment for those wrongs. 28 People did not think it was important to have a true knowledge of God. So God left them and allowed them to have their own worthless thinking and to do things they should not do. 29 They are filled with every kind of sin, evil, selfishness, and hatred. They are full of jealousy, murder, fighting, lying, and thinking the worst about each other. They gossip 30 and say evil things about each other. They hate God. They are rude and conceited and brag about themselves. They invent ways of doing evil. They do not obey their parents. 31 They are foolish, they do not keep their promises, and they show no kindness or mercy to others. 32 They know God’s law says that those who live like this should die. But they themselves not only continue to do these evil things, they applaud others who do them.
Romans 1:18

28 And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient;

Got Questions? Bible Questions Answered What Does It Mean to Have a Reprobate Mind?

“They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate” (Titus 1:16). Therefore, the reprobate mind is one that is corrupt and worthless.

Got Questions? Bible Questions Answered What Does It Mean to Have a Reprobate Mind?

As we can see in the verses above, people who are classified as having a reprobate mind have some knowledge of God and perhaps know of His commandments. However, they live impure lives and have very little desire to please God. Those who have reprobate minds live corrupt and selfish lives. Sin is justified and acceptable to them. The reprobates are those whom God has rejected and has left to their own devices.

Romans 1:18–32 NLT
18 But God shows his anger from heaven against all sinful, wicked people who suppress the truth by their wickedness. 19 They know the truth about God because he has made it obvious to them. 20 For ever since the world was created, people have seen the earth and sky. Through everything God made, they can clearly see his invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature. So they have no excuse for not knowing God. 21 Yes, they knew God, but they wouldn’t worship him as God or even give him thanks. And they began to think up foolish ideas of what God was like. As a result, their minds became dark and confused. 22 Claiming to be wise, they instead became utter fools. 23 And instead of worshiping the glorious, ever-living God, they worshiped idols made to look like mere people and birds and animals and reptiles. 24 So God abandoned them to do whatever shameful things their hearts desired. As a result, they did vile and degrading things with each other’s bodies. 25 They traded the truth about God for a lie. So they worshiped and served the things God created instead of the Creator himself, who is worthy of eternal praise! Amen. 26 That is why God abandoned them to their shameful desires. Even the women turned against the natural way to have sex and instead indulged in sex with each other. 27 And the men, instead of having normal sexual relations with women, burned with lust for each other. Men did shameful things with other men, and as a result of this sin, they suffered within themselves the penalty they deserved. 28 Since they thought it foolish to acknowledge God, he abandoned them to their foolish thinking and let them do things that should never be done. 29 Their lives became full of every kind of wickedness, sin, greed, hate, envy, murder, quarreling, deception, malicious behavior, and gossip. 30 They are backstabbers, haters of God, insolent, proud, and boastful. They invent new ways of sinning, and they disobey their parents. 31 They refuse to understand, break their promises, are heartless, and have no mercy. 32 They know God’s justice requires that those who do these things deserve to die, yet they do them anyway. Worse yet, they encourage others to do them, too.
Romans 1:18-
ONCE WE REFUSE TO MOVE OUT THE WAY OF GOD, GOD GETS OUT OF OUR WAY. Then we are turned over.. My sons and daughters this is what happens when your Grace runs out… He turns you over to a reprobate mind.
Tap your neighbor and tell them, i think this is your cue to repent of all that stuff you have been holding on to.
Conviction
First, conviction for sin is the result of the Holy Spirit awakening humanity to a sense of guilt and condemnation because of sin and unbelief.
Second, more than mental conviction is intended. The total person is involved. This can lead to action based on a sense of conviction.
Third, the conviction results in hope, not despair. Once individuals are made aware of their estranged relationship with God, they are challenged and encouraged to mend that relationship.
The conviction not only implies the exposure of sin (despair) but also a call to repentance (hope)
John 16:8–11 GW
8 He will come to convict the world of sin, to show the world what has God’s approval, and to convince the world that God judges it. 9 He will convict the world of sin, because people don’t believe in me. 10 He will show the world what has God’s approval, because I’m going to the Father and you won’t see me anymore. 11 He will convince the world that God judges it, because the ruler of this world has been judged.
Point #3
God Delivers Us From Our Foolishness
Ephesians 2:1–10 KJV 1900
1 And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins; 2 Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience: 3 Among whom also we all had our conversation in times past in the lusts of our flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of the mind; and were by nature the children of wrath, even as others. 4 But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, 5 Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;) 6 And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus: 7 That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus. 8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: 9 Not of works, lest any man should boast. 10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.
Ephesians 2:1-10
The phrase rich in mercy is a counterbalance to the description of humanity being rich in sin. Only a God rich in mercy would conceive a plan to save and redeem such wicked creatures. Mercy is compassion or forgiveness extended to someone who deserves punishment or harm. Mercy is undeserved pardon. Mercy is the only explanation for Christ’s great sacrifice on our behalf
The Angels had to save Lot twice while in Sodom
1.They had to snatch him in the house
2. The had to take him and his family by the hand to get them out the city.
*How many times has the Lord had to snatch us out of trouble we got ourselves into, because we lingered?
*What is it that causes us to linger?
*Why does it take us so long to come out of sin?
Point #4
If It Had Not Been For God’s Mercy
Its Because Of God’s Mercy
Titus 3:3-7
Titus 3:3–7 NCV
3 In the past we also were foolish. We did not obey, we were wrong, and we were slaves to many things our bodies wanted and enjoyed. We spent our lives doing evil and being jealous. People hated us, and we hated each other. 4 But when the kindness and love of God our Savior was shown, 5 he saved us because of his mercy. It was not because of good deeds we did to be right with him. He saved us through the washing that made us new people through the Holy Spirit. 6 God poured out richly upon us that Holy Spirit through Jesus Christ our Savior. 7 Being made right with God by his grace, we could have the hope of receiving the life that never ends.
Its Because Of God’s Mercy
If it wasn’t for God’s Mercy:
*We would have been consumed
*We wouldn’t be saved today
*We wouldn’t be in our sound-mind
Etc. Etc. Etc.
But Don’t take mercy for granted!!
Galatians 6:7–9 NCV
7 Do not be fooled: You cannot cheat God. People harvest only what they plant. 8 If they plant to satisfy their sinful selves, their sinful selves will bring them ruin. But if they plant to please the Spirit, they will receive eternal life from the Spirit. 9 We must not become tired of doing good. We will receive our harvest of eternal life at the right time if we do not give up.
Galatians 6:7-9
Exodus 34:6–7 NCV
6 The Lord passed in front of Moses and said, “I am the Lord. The Lord is a God who shows mercy, who is kind, who doesn’t become angry quickly, who has great love and faithfulness 7 and is kind to thousands of people. The Lord forgives people for evil, for sin, and for turning against him, but he does not forget to punish guilty people. He will punish not only the guilty people, but also their children, their grandchildren, their great-grandchildren, and their great-great-grandchildren.”
Exodus 34:6-7
Psalm 86:5 KJV 1900
5 For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; And plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee.
Psalms 86:5
Thank you God for Mercy!!
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