In our text, Simeon and Anna see the salvation of the Lord through their encounter with Jesus, In this passage we see ...
1.) The Presentation of Jesus Vs.21-24
2.) The Promise to See Jesus Vs.25-35
3.) The Praise Because of Jesus Vs.36-38
In our text, the good news of Jesus' birth is declared. We can understand this good news by noting ...
1.) A Decree Vs.1-5
2.) A Delivery Vs.6-7
3.) A Declaration Vs.8-14
4.) A Discovery Vs.15-20
In our text, preparation is made for the Savior to be born. This preparation begins with the announcement of John the Baptist's birth. This passage can be understood as we note...
1.) The Setting Vs.5-7
2.) The Surprise Vs.8-17
3.) The Sign Vs.18-23
There is a lesson to be learned as we read about the Rich Man and Lazarus regarding eternity. We can learn this lesson by noting...
1.) A Situation
2.) A Similarity
3.) A Separation
3.) A Sorrow
In our text today, salvation comes to a man named Zaccheus. We can understand this great story by noting ...
1.) An Unusual Reaction Vs.3-4
2.) An Unconditional Response Vs.5-7
3.) An Unmistakable Redemption Vs. 8-10
"When Ordinary Days Turn Into Extra-Ordinary Days"
In our text this morning, we learn a couple of valuable lesson from Saul, Israel's first King. These lessons can be divided into two categories. Please note...
1.) The Positive Traits of Saul Chapters 9-11
2.) The Problematic Traits of Saul Chapters 13-15
In our text, we learn how uniformity can get in the way of our calling to be unique followers of God. In this passage, we find...
1.) A Disgruntled People vs.1-5
2.) A Depressed Prophet vs.6-18
3.) A Determined People vs.19-22
In our text, e find Israel trusting in a created thing more than in the Creator of all things. In these chapters we see...
1.) God's Glory Departs chapter 4
2.) God's Name Is Defended chapters 5-6
3.) God's People Are Delivered chapter 7
In our text, the Lord reveals Himself to Samuel, His chosen servant. This revelation teaches us some important lessons. We can understand these lessons by noting...
1.) The Lord Calls To Samuel Vs.1-10
2.) The Lord Communicates Through Samuel Vs.11-18
3.) The Lord Cultivates A Young Samuel Vs. 19-21
In our text, Abraham shows great faith as he obediently hears and responds to God's call. In this passage we find ...
1.) A Proving Vs.1-2
2.) A Progressing Vs.3-8
3.) A Providing Vs.9-14
4.) A Proclaiming Vs.15-19
In our text, David offers a prayer of repentance. We can better understand this prayer by noting three things. Please note...
1.) A Recognition in the Text Vs.1-6
2.) A Request in the Text Vs.7-12
3.) A Result in the Text Vs.13-17
What do you do when you can't se the Lord? David teaches us to focus on two great truths when we can't see God's activity. Please note, when we can't see the Lord, we should remember...
1.) The Truth About The Lost vs.2-11
a.) The Pride of the Lost vs. 2-4,6-7,11
b.) The Prosperity of the Lost vs.5
c.) The Practice of the Lost vs.8-10
2.) The Truth About The Lord vs.12-18
a.) The Lord Looks vs.14
b.) The Lord Leads vs.16
c.) The Lord Listens vs.17-18
In our text, Jesus prayed so that three things would happen. Our text teaches us that Jesus prayed to...
1.) Glorify His Father vs.1-5
2.) Guard His Followers vs.6-19
3.) Grow His Family vs.20-26
In our text, John shows us how to have a spiritual transformation in our lives. Please note that John shows us three things must occur for spiritual transformation to take place. John shows us that...
IN our text we are introduced to Hannah, a godly mother. There are several lessons we learn from Hannah. We can understand these lessons by noting...
1.) Hannah's Problem vs.2-10
2.) Hannah's Prayer vs.11-18
3.) Hannah's Promise vs.19-28
4.) Hannah's Praise vs.2:1-22
In our text, John shows us that at the cross we find a declaration. In this declaration of Jesus we see that the disciples were given...
1.) A Comfort vs.19-21a
2.) A Commission vs.21b-23
3.) A Confirmation vs.24-29
In our text we find a criminal being crucified along with Jesus. Before he dies, he reaches out to Jesus and finds Paradise. There are three things to notice about this story. We should note...
1.) The Man's Situation vs.32-33, 40-41
2.) The Man's Supplication vs.42
3.) The Man's Salvation vs.43
In our text, John shows us the denigration of Jesus. Please notice that this text shows us...
1.) The Suffering Of Jesus vs.1-7
2.) The Searching Of Jesus vs.8-11
3.) The Sentencing Of Jesus vs.12-16
In our text, John continues showing us the denunciation of Jesus. Our text today shows us...
1.) The Seeking Of Pilate vs.33-35
2.) The Statement Of Jesus vs.36-38a
3.) The Support Of A Custom vs.38b-40
In our text, John shows us that at the cross we find a denunciation. This denunciation of Jesus is clearly seen as we notice...
1.) The Denial Of Peter vs.15-18, 25-27
2.) The Defense Before The High Priest vs.19-24
3.) The Demand Of The People vs.29-32