Claiming The Promised Life Part 7 “Why Serving God Is The Only Reasonable Choice”
Scripture Used In Today’s Message,
Joshua 24:14-15, 21:43-45
Sermon Notes For Today
Claiming the Promised Life – Part 7
Why Serving God is the Only Reasonable Choice
Hopefully God has worked in our lives so that we have…
_________________ strength and courage from God’s promises, presence and His word.
__________________ that God extends unexpected invitations, knowing that He is always at work.
__________________ the things that God has done for us in the past and told them in the future.
___________________ that spiritual matters matter most.
___________________ in God overcoming obstacles by faith and obedience.
____________________ from failures through our repentance and God’s forgiveness.
Three reasons for you and your house to serve the Lord
1. The Alternatives are Really _______________. (vs 15)
a. You will serve ______________________.
There are free agents in the _____________ world but not in the ______________ world. John 8:34, Romans 6:16-18
b. God’s ________________ is best.
Any _______________ god is not equal to the _________________ God.
2. God Has Great _____________________. “fear the Lord, serve Him in sincerity and truth”
When deciding who to serve, _________________ counts.
Joshua 21:43, 45
Please don’t mistake _______________ expectations you have for ________________ promises God made.
4. It ___________________ Matters.
We can get so caught up in the ______________ of this life that we forget what really _______________.
Joshua calls us to make a choice, a choice that we make ____________ times each day.
Big Idea: Understanding I have to _____________ something, I choose to serve the Lord because of _________ He is and the ____________ difference I can make.