We Need A Better Savior

We Need A Better Savior

GIDEON: GETTING READY FOR CHANGE

GIDEON: GETTING READY FOR CHANGEJudges 6.1-32We Need A Better Savior – Part 6 vv. 3–4 “… whenever the Israelites planted crops, the Midianites … would come up against them … and devour the produce of the land …” (esv) WHEN CHANGE IS NECESSARY IT’S IMPORTANT THAT WE …  MOVE BEYOND IU Feeling Sorry ABOUT Sin vv. 7–8 “When the people of Israel cried out … the LORD sent a prophet …” (esv) 2 Corinthians 7.10 “Godly sorrow brings repentance that…

DEBORAH & BARAK: A VICTORY DUET

DEBORAH & BARAK: A VICTORY DUETJudges 4-5We Need A Better Savior – Part 5 v. 14 “… the LORD has given Sisera into your hand. Does not the LORD go out before you?” (esv) v. 15 “… the LORD routed Sisera and all his chariots and all his army before Barak …” (esv) vv. 4–5 “O LORD, when you went out … the earth shook, the heavens poured, the clouds poured down water. The mountains quaked before the LORD ……

EHUD: HOPE FROM UNEXPECTED PLACES

EHUD: HOPE FROM UNEXPECTED PLACESJudges 3.12-30We Need A Better Savior – Part 4 Judges 3.1–2 “Now these are the nations that the Lord left, to test Israel … to teach war to those who had not known it before.” (esv) Romans 5.2–3 “… we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God … we also rejoice in our sufferings …” (niv) WHAT HOPE STRENGTHENS US DURING ADVERSITY? HOPE #1: GOD WILL Take Down His Enemies Psalm 2.2–4 “The kings…

AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIA

AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIAJudges 2.6-3.6We Need A Better Savior – Part 2 AVOIDING GENERATIONAL AMNESIA REQUIRES US TO … RESPECT THE Dynamics of Mastery v. 7 “And the people served the LORD all the days of Joshua …” (esv) v. 13 “They abandoned the LORD and served the Baals …” (esv) v. 17 “… they whored after other gods and bowed down to them.” (esv) vv. 18–19 “… the Lord was moved to pity by their groaning … they turned back…

PAINTING THE RIGHT PICTURE OF GOD

PAINTING THE RIGHT PICTURE OF GODJudges 1:1-2:5We Need A Better Savior – Part 1 Genesis 12.2–3 “I will make you into a great nation, I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing … and all the peoples on earth will be blessed through you.” (csb) Deuteronomy 4.5–8  REPRESENTING GOD ACCURATELY REQUIRES US TO … VALUE THE Helpfulness OF OUR Brothers v. 3 “… Judah said to Simeon his brother, ‘Come up with…