Sermon Outline, October 6, 2019, “Militant People”
I Peter 5:8-11
~ John 10:10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly.
He attacks our Minds!
~ I Timothy 4:1 But the Spirit explicitly says that in later times some will fall away from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and doctrines of demons,
He attacks our Wills!
~ Romans 7:19 For the good that I want, I do not do, but I practice the very evil that I do not want.
He attacks our Bodies!
~ I Peter 1:13 Therefore, prepare your minds for action, keep sober in spirit, fix your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
Know the Truth!
~ John 17:17 Sanctify them in the truth; Your word is truth.
~ John 8:32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.”
Believe the Truth!
~ II Thessalonians 2:12 in order that they all may be judged who did not believe the truth, but took pleasure in wickedness.
Love the Truth!
~ Psalm 119:97 O how I love Your law! It is my meditation all the day.
God’s plan includes Eternity!
~ Romans 8:18 For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory that is to be revealed to us.
~ Revelation 2:10 Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
God’s resources are Limitless!
~ Romans 5:20 The Law came in so that the transgression would increase; but where sin increased, grace abounded all the more,
God’s promises are Unlimited!
~ Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds.