Sermon Outline, December 15, 2019, “Christmas Light”
Wisdom seeks Jesus.
Wisdom seeks the Person of Jesus.
~ John 8:12 Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying, “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life.”
Wisdom seeks the Word of Jesus.
~ John 5:39 You search the Scriptures because you think that in them you have eternal life; it is these that testify about Me;
Wisdom worships Jesus.
Worship Jesus with the Will.
~ Matthew 16:24 Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.
Worship Jesus with the Strength.
~ Mark 12:30 and you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.’
Worship Jesus with the Heart.
~ Matthew 6:21 for where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
Wisdom conquers with Jesus.
Jesus conquers evil.
~ Romans 12:21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
~ Luke 6:35-38 But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return; and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High; for He Himself is kind to ungrateful and evil men. 36 Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful. 37 Do not judge, and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon, and you will be pardoned. 38 Give, and it will be given to you. They will pour into your lap a good measure—pressed down, shaken together, and running over. For by your standard of measure it will be measured to you in return.”
Jesus conquers death.
~ John 11:25-26 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies, 26 and everyone who lives and believes in Me will never die. Do you believe this?”