What is God Like? (Part 5)
WHAT IS GOD LIKE? (Part 5)
Omnipresent- "God is with us"
Sermon in a Sentence: You must rely upon the promise of God's presence.
Israel's impending captivity
To whom were these promises made? v. 8 Israel, Jacob, the descendants of Abraham
v. 9 My servant
I. The Reality of God's Presence.
"I am with you"
A promise made to the believer. - "I am your God. "
A. The Father is with you. (Jn. 14:23)
B. The Son is with you. (Matt. 28:20)
C. The Spirit is with you. (Jn. 14:16)
II. The Resources of God's Presence.
"with My righteous right hand"
*the right hand is the powerful one **God is righteous to keep His promises" He is faithful and is to be trusted
A. He will strengthen us.
B. He will succour us. (Psa. 46:1)
C. He will support us.
III. The Results of God's Presence.
A. You should be courageous.- "Fear not"
(Deut. 31:6;Jsh. 1:9;Psa. 27:1;Rom. 8:31)
B. You should be confident.- "Be not dismayed"