Sermon Outline, March 10, 2019, “The Predicament of Moses”
The Predicament of Moses
One Normal Reaction to a Predicament is Fear!
~ Psalm 46:10 “Cease striving and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
~ John 14:1 “Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.
Another Normal Reaction to a Predicament is Impatience!
~ Psalm 37:8 Cease from anger and forsake wrath;
Do not fret; it leads only to evildoing.
Be willing to Wait!
~ Psalm 27:14 Wait for the Lord;
Be strong and let your heart take courage;
Yes, wait for the Lord.
~ Luke 1:37 For nothing will be impossible with God.
~ Jeremiah 32:17 ‘Ah Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm! Nothing is too difficult for You,
Another Normal Reaction to a Predicament is feeling Trapped!
Go Forward in Faith!
~ Philippians 3:12-14 Not that I have already obtained it or have already become perfect, but I press on so that I may lay hold of that for which also I was laid hold of by Christ Jesus. 13 Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
Another Normal Reaction to a Predicament is Despair!
~ Psalm 42:5 Why are you in despair, O my soul?
And why have you become disturbed within me?
Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him
For the help of His presence.
Rejoice in the Lord!
~ Psalm 43:5 Why are you in despair, O my soul?
And why are you disturbed within me?
Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him,
The help of my countenance and my God.
~ Philippians 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice!