Click here to load reader

Will Sync Genesis 22:1-17 Anush John Test results: fail, fail, fail, pass, fail, fail, fail, pass

  • View
    218

  • Download
    0

Embed Size (px)

Text of Will Sync Genesis 22:1-17 Anush John Test results: fail, fail, fail, pass, fail, fail, fail, pass

  • Slide 1
  • Slide 2
  • Will Sync Genesis 22:1-17 Anush John Test results: fail, fail, fail, pass, fail, fail, fail, pass.
  • Slide 3
  • 1.0 Preliminary points about tests 2.0 Why does God test us? 3.0 Will Sync
  • Slide 4
  • 1.0 Preliminary points about tests Genesis 22:1-2
  • Slide 5
  • 1.1 Certainty of tests Exodus 16:4 Then the LORD said to Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people shall go out and gather a days portion every day, that I may test them, whether or not they will walk in My instruction. Deuteronomy 6:16 Do not put the L ORD your God to the test
  • Slide 6
  • It is doubtful whether God can bless a man greatly until He has hurt him deeply. A.W. Tozer The life with Christ is hard, the life without Christ is not harder, it is impossible.
  • Slide 7
  • 1.2 Builds Character God tests us to build us up James 1:13 Let no one say when he is tempted, I am being tempted by God; for God cannot be tempted by evil, and He Himself does not tempt anyone.
  • Slide 8
  • 1.3 Increasing Intensity
  • Slide 9
  • First Test - Genesis 12 Go by yourself from your country to the land I will show you Separate from your country, your people and your fathers household. He faithfully obeys. Promise of blessing Abraham worships Last Test - Genesis 22 Go by yourself to the land of Moriah I will tell you about Take your son, your only son, Isaac He faithfully obeys. Promise of blessing Abraham worships
  • Slide 10
  • Genesis 22:7-8 Genesis 22:9-12
  • Slide 11
  • Hebrews 11:17 By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac, and he who had received the promises was offering up his only begotten son. The intention precedes and drives the action.
  • Slide 12
  • Genesis 22:16-18 Possession of the gate.
  • Slide 13
  • Your seed Galatians 3:16 Now the promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. He does not say, And to seeds, as referring to many, but rather to one, And to your seed, that is, Christ.
  • Slide 14
  • 1.0 Preliminary Points about tests 2.0 Why does God test us?
  • Slide 15
  • 2.1 To see the Expression of our Faith in Him Genesis 21:12 But God said to Abraham, Do not be distressed because of the lad and your maid; whatever Sarah tells you, listen to her, for through Isaac your descendants shall be named.
  • Slide 16
  • 1 Peter 1:7 so that the proof of your faith even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
  • Slide 17
  • Examples of promises that are constantly challenged by our circumstances. Do all things work together for good? What if the Christian faith is not true? Is God really in control of the world? Is God really with me?
  • Slide 18
  • 2.0 Why does God test us? 2.1 To see the Expression of our Faith in Him 2.2 To see the Enhancement of our Fear of Him.
  • Slide 19
  • Hebrews 12:28-29 Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe, for our God is a consuming fire.
  • Slide 20
  • What keeps us from sin? Exodus 20:20 Moses said to the people, Do not be afraid; for God has come in order to test you, and in order that the fear of Him may remain with you, so that you may not sin.
  • Slide 21
  • 2.0 Why does God test us? 2.1 To see the Expression of our Faith in Him. 2.2 To see the Enhancement of our Fear of Him. 2.3 To see the Extent of our Fondness for Him.
  • Slide 22
  • Deuteronomy 13:3 you shall not listen to the words of that prophet or that dreamer of dreams; for the Lord your God is testing you to find out if you love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul. John 21 Do we love God more than these?
  • Slide 23
  • Do we love the gifts more than the giver? What is the most you will give Him?
  • Slide 24
  • 3.0 Synchronous Wills 3.1 Abraham and God Does your will align with Gods will? God detests the second place.
  • Slide 25
  • Is it not, for all its sting, a wonderful way to live? To dream, and want and pray, almost savagely; then to commit and wait and see Him quietly pile all dreams aside and replace them with what we could not dream, the realized Will? Jim Elliot
  • Slide 26
  • There is no greater joy and no greater peace; nothing more rewarding and fulfilling than being in the center of Gods will.
  • Slide 27
  • Slide 28
  • 3.0 Synchronous Wills 3.1 Abraham and God 3.2 Abraham and Isaac
  • Slide 29
  • The Fathers choice Romans 8:32 He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him over for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things? John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son
  • Slide 30
  • The Sons choice John 10:11, 17 I am the good shepherd; the good shepherd lays down His life for the sheepFor this reason the Father loves Me, because I lay down My life so that I may take it again.
  • Slide 31
  • Slide 32
  • Will Sync Genesis 22:1-17 March 30, 2014
  • Slide 33

Search related