Sermon Outline, December 9, 2018, “Christmas Reveals God’s Protection”
Christmas Reveals God’s Protection
God Protects His Children from Satan!
God is Greater than Satan!
~ Revelation 1:8 “I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.”
~ Hebrews 4:13 And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are open and laid bare to the eyes of Him with whom we have to do.
~ Psalm 139:7-10 Where can I go from Your Spirit?
Or where can I flee from Your presence?
8 If I ascend to heaven, You are there;
If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, You are there.
9 If I take the wings of the dawn,
If I dwell in the remotest part of the sea,
10 Even there Your hand will lead me,
And Your right hand will lay hold of me.
~ Revelation 19:6 Then I heard something like the voice of a great multitude and like the sound of many waters and like the sound of mighty peals of thunder, saying,
“Hallelujah! For the Lord our God, the Almighty, reigns.
God in Us is Greater than Satan!
~ I John 4:4 You are from God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.
God Protects His Children from Sin!
God protects His Children from sin through the Death of His Son!
~ Ezekiel 18:4 Behold, all souls are Mine; the soul of the father as well as the soul of the son is Mine. The soul who sins will die.
~ Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
~ Romans 8:1-3 Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. 2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death. 3 For what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,
~ II Corinthians 5:21 He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.
God protects His Children from sin through the Blood of His Son!
~ Romans 5:9 Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from the wrath of God through Him.
~ Isaiah 1:18 “Come now, and let us reason together,”
Says the Lord,
“Though your sins are as scarlet,
They will be as white as snow;
Though they are red like crimson,
They will be like wool.
God Protects His Children from Stress!
God protects His children from Stress with Truth!
~ John 8:32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.”
~ Revelation 21:8 But for the cowardly and unbelieving and abominable and murderers and immoral persons and sorcerers and idolaters and all liars, their part will be in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone, which is the second death.”
God protects His children from Stress with Resources!
~ Psalm 23:1 The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.
~ Matthew 7:7 Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.
~ Mark 11:24 Therefore I say to you, all things for which you pray and ask, believe that you have received them, and they will be granted you.
~ John 14:13-14 Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. 14 If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it.
~ Philippians 4:19 And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
~ II Corinthians 9:8 And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that always having all sufficiency in everything, you may have an abundance for every good deed;
~ I John 5:14-15 This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. 15 And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests which we have asked from Him.
~ Matthew 6:11 Give us this day our daily bread.