Isaiah’s prophecies about restoration and the Messiah
1 John 5:13 The Blood of Jesus Purifies the Saints; 1 John 1:7 Jesus’ Death Appeased God’s Wrath; 1 John 2:1-2; Isaiah 53:11
Bless those that insult you. Romans 12:14-19; 1 Peter 3:8-9
Obadiah’s prophecy, Joash in Judah, Prophecy of Joel, End of Jeroboam II in Israel
A giver of Hope, a. Hope in God, Psalm 4:7-8, b. Happiness that kills VS Happiness in God; Acts 14:22, Romans 5:3-4 A show-er of Love, a. Love in God, 1 Peter 1:16, b. Love through discipline, Heb. 12:6; Prov. 13:24 A Father to Emulate; How we are with God is how our children are…
Division between Israel and Judah, Two kingdoms in contract, Elijah the prophet, Ahad and Jezebel, Elisha the prophet
Faith Crisis Moment: When your faith and reality collide. Mark 9:14-18 Faith Crisis Moment #1: Have Faith in the mundane, not just the majestic Mark 9:19-24 Faith Crisis Moment #2: Overcoming Unbelief. Mark 9:27-29 Faith Crisis Moment #3: Underestimating the Power of Prayer.
Proverbs: Sincere motivation, concern for others, control of self, control of tongue, disharmony and strife, Honesty, Justice, Economic well-being, Persons and attributes, Various concerns, Various observations Interesting thing to mention: Prov. 22:6 – children falling away from God; Prov. 17:22 – cheerful heart is good medicine