You Can Depend On God
Audio
Delivered By
Phillip Rainwater
Delivered On
January 28, 2018
Central Passage
Galatians 3:16-29
Subject
P.M. Sermon
Description

INTRODUCTION:

            A.        God’s promises have continued from the beginning; Ephesians 1:4

                        1.         God established a covenant with Noah; Genesis 6:18

                        2.         God made promises to Abraham; Genesis 12:1-3; 13:16; 17:15-16

                        3.         God’s covenant with Moses and Israel; Deuteronomy 5:2-3

            B.        God’s promises for today are being fulfilled today; Galatians 3:14

            C.        Our lesson “You Can Depend on God”

 

I.          GOD’S PROMISES ARE FOUNDED IN CHRIST:

             A.       God’s promise to Satan; Genesis 3:15

             B.       God’s promise to Abraham; Galatians 3:16

                         1.        The covenant did not take away the promise; Galatians 3:17-18

                         2.        The covenant (law) ended with Christ; Galatians 3:19

              C.        The promises of God continue; Ephesians 1:4, 6, 13-14

 

II.        YOU CAN DEPEND ON GOD; HIS PROMISES ARE TRUE:  Titus 1:1-2

            A.         God fulfilled His land promise to Israel; Joshua 23:14

            B.         The law no longer holds man under its curse; Galatians 3:13

                         1.         The curse of the law was disobedience; Galatians 3:14

                          2.         God is faithful to keep His promises; Hebrews 10:23

            C.        God promised and gave a new covenant; Hebrews 9:15-18

 

III.       YOU CAN DEPEND ON GOD THROUGHOUT ETERNITY: 

            A.         He has promised rest for His children; Hebrews 4:1-2

            B.         He promised eternal life; I John 2:25

            C.         Those who obey are promised a home in heaven; Galatians 3:22-29 (29)

            D.         The disobedient are promised condemnation; Joshua 23:15-16; Matthew 25:41

 

CONCLUSION:

             A.         God has prepared a place for those “in Christ”; Galatians 4:4-7

             B.         Jesus promised a place in His Father’s house; John 14:1-3

             C.         When Jesus comes, will He find you ready for heaven? II Peter 3:10-12

             D.        “You Can Depend On God” - “Can He Depend On You?”