Who is a God like You!
Bible Text: Micah 7 | Preacher: Pastor Ken | Series: Engage: Do All In The Name Of The Lord Jesus
Evil Was Everywhere
Micah 7:1-6 Woe is me! For I am like those who gather summer fruits, like those who glean vintage grapes; there is no cluster to eat of the first-ripe fruit which my soul desires. The faithful man has perished from the earth, and there is no one upright among men…
What Do We Do When Evil Is Everywhere?
Learn To Wait and Trust in God
Micah 7:7 Therefore I will look to the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation; my God will hear me.
Micah 7:10 Then she who is my enemy will see, and shame will cover her who said to me, Where is the LORD your God?
We Battle On Two Major Fronts Today:
Humanity (US) Ephesians 4:27
Spiritual evil (THEM) Ephesians 6:12 and Colossians 1:16
BUT Romans 16:20 And the God of peace will crush Satan under your feet shortly. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.
There Are THREE Major Ways Satan Attacks Today
Fear: Intimidation and confusion and doubt (Isaiah 43:1-2)
Insecurity: Destruction of spiritual confidence & assurance (James 1:2-8)
Discouragement: Destruction of encouragement (Proverbs 17:22)
How Do We Answer These Attacks?
Prayer James 5:16
Gather-in together Ecclesiastes 4:9-12
Keeping a healthy perspective 2 Corinthians 7:1 and Isaiah 51:12-13
What Happens When We Turn To The Lord For Help?
Confidence (Micah 7:11)
Guidance (Micah 7:14)
Miracles (Micah 7:15)
Victory (Micah 7:16-17)
We Are Blessed! Because Of WHO HE IS!
Micah 7:18 Who is a God like You, pardoning iniquity and passing over the transgression of the remnant of His heritage? He does not retain His anger forever, because He delights in mercy.
We Are Blessed! Because Of WHAT HE DOES!
Micah 7:19-20 He will again have compassion on us and will subdue our iniquities. You will cast all our sins into the depths of the sea. You will give truth to Jacob and mercy to Abraham, which You have sworn to our fathers from days of old.