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When Grief Is Near and God Seems Far (Psalm 13)

When Grief Is Near and God Seems Far (Psalm 13)

November 22, 2020

When Grief Is Near and God Seems Far (Psalm 13)

 

David’s DISTRESS (1-2)

 

UPWARD: David Felt Forgotten by His God (Psalm 13:1)

 

INWARD: David Was Conflicted in His Heart (Psalm 13:2)

 

OUTWARD: David Was Assaulted by His Enemies (Psalm 13:2)

 

David’s DEMAND (3-4)

 

David Prayed for God’s ATTENTION (Psalm 13:3, 8:3-8)

 

David Prayed for God’s STRENGTH (Psalm 13:3, Proverbs 29:13, 1 Samuel 14:27)

 

David’s DEVOTION (5-6)

 

David Responds With FAITH (Psalm 13:5, Exodus 15:13, Matthew 24:35                                                                     חֶסֶד “Hes-sed” Loving Kindness, Covenant Love"

 

David Responds With WORSHIP (Psalm 13:5, Philippians 4:4, Romans 1:21)

 

David Responds With PERSPECTIVE (Psalm 13:6, Romans 8:28-39)

 

Memory Verse: I will sing to the Lord, because he has dealt bountifully with me.
- Psalm 13:6 ESV

The Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11:17-34)

The Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11:17-34)

November 15, 2020

The Lord's Supper (1 Corinthians 11:17-34)

 

5 Big Questions About the Lord's Supper...

 

            Is The Supper For?

 

Answer: _________________

 

            Do We Eat and Drink?

 

The Bread Represents the ________ Of Christ

 

The Drink Represents the __________ Of Christ

 

Why Don't We Believe The Bread and Drink Changes Substance (Transubstantiation)?

  • Contradicts the Biblical View of Salvation
  • Contradicts the Words of Paul and Jesus
  • Contradicts Jesus' Use of Figurative Language

 

                  Should We Take The Supper?

 

Answer: ________!  (11:26, Acts 2:42, 20:7)

 

                   Should We Take the Supper?

 

The Lord's Supper is Meant to Be Taken Together as a _____________. (11:17, 18, 20, 33, 34)

 

                    Do We Take The Supper?

 

  • The Lord's Supper _________ the Body of Christ (11:17-22)
  • The Lord's Supper ______________ the Message of Christ (11:26)
  • The Lord's Supper ______________ the Work of Christ (11:25)
  • The Lord's Supper ___________ Believers to Christ. (10:16-17)

 

Though the Supper we fellowship (koinonia κοινωνία) with Jesus.

 

Memory Verse: For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes.

1 Corinthians 11:26 ESV

The Table and the Tower (Genesis 10-11)

The Table and the Tower (Genesis 10-11)

November 8, 2020

The Table and the Tower (Genesis 10-11)

 

Genesis 10 is another genealogy (Hebrew: "teledot" תּוֹלֵדוֹת)

Also used in Genesis 2:4, 5:1, 6:9, 10:1, 10:32, 11:10, 27)

 

Humanity United in Common ______________________

 

Sons of Japheth: Nations Far From Israel

 

Sons of Ham: Nations Close and Opposed to Israel

 

Sons of Shem: Israel and Adjacent Nations.

 

Reflection Question: Do We View Others Around Us, Even Those Who are Wildly Different From Us, as a Part of the Human Family With Us?

 

Humanity Divided by Sinful ______________________

 

Reflection Question: How Often Do We Believe That We Know Better than God Does for Our Lives?

 

Humanity Humbled By Divine ______________________

 

Reflection Question: Do We Believe We Can Solve All the World’s Problems On Our Own?

 

The Good News: The Story Doesn’t Stop There!

 

Babel’s______________ (Acts 2:2-11)

 

Babel’s_______________ (Revelation 7:9-10)

 

Reflection Question: Do We See Ourselves As a Part of God’s Great Mission to the World? (Matthew 28:18-20)

 

Memory Verse: Therefore its name was called Babel, because there the Lord confused the language of all the earth. And from there the Lord dispersed them over the face of all the earth.

-Genesis 11:9 ESV

New Adam, Same Problem (Genesis 9)

New Adam, Same Problem (Genesis 9)

November 1, 2020

New Adam, Same Problem (Genesis 9)

 

Noah is a New _____________________

 

1. The ____________________ Of Noah

 

Four Responsibilities We Share With Noah:

1)

2)

3)

4)

 

2. The _________ of Noah

 

3. The _______________ with Noah

 

The Scope: _________________

The Promise: _______________________

The Sign: ______________________

The Extent: _______________________

 

Three Applications:

 

_________________________ Our Definition of the "Good Life"

 

_________________________ Our Hopes for Change

 

_________________________ Our Hearts In Worship

 

Memory Verses: When I bring clouds over the earth and the bow is seen in the clouds, I will remember my covenant that is between me and you and every living creature of all flesh. And the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh. - Genesis 9:14-15

 

Waiting in the Waters (Genesis 7-8)

Waiting in the Waters (Genesis 7-8)

October 25, 2020

Waiting in the Waters (Genesis 7-8)

 

The Flood was ________________

 

Three Common Questions….

 

How Do We Know the Flood Was Historical?

___________________________________

___________________________________

___________________________________

 

How Did Noah Fit Every Animal on the Ark?

___________________________________

___________________________________

___________________________________

 

Could the Ark Float?

___________________________________

___________________________________

___________________________________

 

The Flood was an Act of ________________

 

Parallels Between Genesis 1 and 8

 

Wind/Spirit Moving on Waters

Genesis 1:2

Genesis 8:1

Water and Sky with no Dry Land

Genesis 1:6-10

Genesis 8:6-10

Land/Vegetation Coming From The Water

Genesis 1:9-13

Genesis 8:11-12

Animals/Mankind "Filling" Creation

Genesis 1:24-25

Genesis 8:16-19

 

The Flood is a Call to __________________

 

Remember: ______________________

Remember: ______________________

Remember: ______________________

Remember: ______________________

 

Memory Verse: But God remembered Noah and all the beasts and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. And God made a wind blow over the earth, and the waters subsided. - Genesis 8:1

 

Why The Flood? (Genesis 6)

Why The Flood? (Genesis 6)

October 18, 2020

Why The Flood? (Genesis 6)

God _____________

The Wickedness of ________________

The Righteousness of ______________

God ______________

God Spoke A Promise of ___________________________

God Spoke A Promise of ___________________________

Memory Verse: By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, in reverent fear constructed an ark for the saving of his household. By this he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith. - Hebrews 11:7

What Does This Genealogy Have to Do With Me?  (Genesis 5)

What Does This Genealogy Have to Do With Me?  (Genesis 5)

October 11, 2020

What Does This Genealogy Have to Do With Me?  (Genesis 5)

 

Three Questions To Ask All Genealogies….

 

____________ Is It Here?

 

____________ Is Here?

 

____________ Is It Going?

 

Memory Verse: All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.

- 2 Timothy 3:16-17

Good Ole Days No More (Genesis 4:1-26)

Good Ole Days No More (Genesis 4:1-26)

October 4, 2020

Good Ole Days No More (Genesis 4:1-26)

 

Two __________________________ (Genesis 4:1-5)

 

Two __________________________ (Genesis 4:6-9)

 

Two __________________________ (Genesis 4:10-16)

 

Two __________________________ (Genesis 4:17-26)

 

 

Memory Verse: We should not be like Cain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own deeds were evil and his brother’s righteous. -1 John 3:12

What Went Wrong? (Genesis 3:1-24)

What Went Wrong? (Genesis 3:1-24)

September 27, 2020

What Went Wrong? (Genesis 3:1-24)

The ________________: Sin

-God's ____________ Forgotten and Forsaken (3:1-4)

-God's ________________________ Assumed and Assassinated. (3:5, 22)

-God's ______________ Tempted and Tried (3:6-7)

The __________________: Brokenness and Separation ____________________: Naked and Ashamed (3:8-11, 22-24)

_______________________________: Frustrating and Futile (3:16-19)

____________________: Doomed For Destruction (3:14-15)

The ___________________: Jesus Christ (3:21)

____________: Salvation Initiater

____________: Never Failing Covenant-Maker

____________: Equal Opportunity Forgiver

Memory Verse: I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her offspring; he shall bruise your head, and you shall bruise his heel. -Genesis 3:15

What Does It Mean to Be Human? (Genesis 2:4-25)

What Does It Mean to Be Human? (Genesis 2:4-25)

September 20, 2020

What Does It Mean to Be Human? (Genesis 2:4-25)

 

Humanity is Created In__________________(Genesis 1:26-27)

 

Identity: Our Vertical Relationship With God (Gen. 1:26)

Responsibility: Our Horizontal Rulership over Creation (Gen. 1:26, 28)

 

Humanity is Created As__________________(Genesis 2:5-7)

 

Humanity is Created With __________________ (Genesis 2:18-23)

Humanity is Created To Be__________________ (Genesis 2:24-25)

 

Humanity is Created To__________________ (Genesis 2:15)

 

 

Humanity is Created For__________________

 

 

Correspondence

Eden

Tabernacle/Temple

God Walking Among His People

Gen. 3:8

Lev. 26:11-13, Deut. 23:14, 2 Sam. 7:6-7

Holy Tree/Landstand

Gen.2:9

Ex. 25:31-40, 1 Chron. 28:15

Gold and Precious Stones

Gen. 2:11-12

Ex, 25:7, 11

Entered from the East

Gen.3:24

Num. 3:38

Food/Bread

Gen. 2:9

Ex. 25:30, 1 Kings 7:48

Priest who “works and keeps”

Gen. 2:15

Num. 3:7-8; 8:26; 18:5-6

River Flows Out

Gen. 2:10

Ezek. 47:`; Joel 3:18, Zech. 14:8

Via James Hamilton, God’s Glory in Salvation Through Judgement pg. 74

 

Memory Verse: The Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to work it and keep it. -Genesis 2:15

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