Untimidated by the Impossible

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Acts 3:1-16

How do we respond when faced with the impossible?

Hear the voice of God.
Obey the Spirit of God.
Do the work of God.
Trust the power of God.

Matthew 19:26  Genesis 18:14  Job 42:2   Jeremiah 32:17   Luke 1:37

For God, there is NO SUCH THING as impossible.  

Give the glory to God.

What is the ‘impossible’ thing you need God to do for you?

 

What is the ‘impossible’ thing He wants you to do for him?

 

Romans 8:11

The Great Hoax

WHAT IS THE GREAT HOAX?

_____________________________________________ isn’t the great hoax.

A hoax is “a humorous or malicious deception.”

Matthew 17:22   Mark 10:33-34     Luke 9:22      John12:23-24 .

Matthew 27:62-66

Revelation 12:9

Satan has convinced people that Jesus is _____________________________.

Satan has convinced people that Jesus is _____________________________.

Satan has convinced people that Jesus is _____________________________.

Fool: a person who has been ___________________________________into         acting silly or stupid.

Ephesians 5:17     Romans 10:9

Instead of being deceived by the great hoax, we can believe in the greatest hope!

Jesus’ AUTHORITY on Trial

WHO WAS REALLY IN CONTROL HERE?

Trial Passages: Matthew 27:1-2, John 18:28, Luke 23:1-2, John 18: 33-36, Luke 23:13-16, John 19:1-8  Matthew 27:19, John 19:9-16, Matthew 27:24-26 John 19:16-18

Jesus’ IDENTITY was undeniable; He is the Son of God.

Jesus’ TEACHINGS were irrefutable; He is the Word of Truth

Jesus’ MIRACLES were unquestioned; He demonstrated his divinity.

Jesus’ CHARACTER was impeccable; He is perfectly righteous.

John 19:19-22

Jesus’ AUTHORITY is ___________________________________.

meaning: in such a strong position that you cannot be defeated; impossible to doubt or   argue with; impossible to attack.

He is _______________________________________________________

over ________________________________________________________.

Philippians 2:7-11

Matthew 28:16-20

Jesus’ CHARACTER on Trial

WHAT SHOULD JESUS’ CHARACTER MEAN TO US?

Luke 23:2-24

John 8:46

Jesus’ character was _______________;He is _____________________________.

He never ___________________________________________________________.

1 Peter 2:22-23

He always _________________________________________________ in God’ eyes.

John 8:29

What does this mean for us?

1 Peter 2:21-24

Jesus’ MIRACLES on Trial

WHAT DID JESUS’ MIRACLES REALLY ACCOMPLISH?

Trial Passages: John 18:1-7   Luke 23:47-51

Jesus’ miracles ________________________________________________________.

Matthew 8-9

Jesus has power over the ______________________________________________.

Jesus has power over the ______________________________________________.

Jesus has power over the _______________________________________________________.

Jesus has power over the ______________________________________________.

He had power over ____________________.

Jesus has power over the ______________________________________________.

He had power over ____________________.

Jesus’ miracles _________________________________________________________.

Jesus’ TEACHINGS on Trial

WERE JESUS’ TEACHINGS REALLY TRUE?

Trial Scriptures:  John 18:12-14, 19- 24,

John 7:14-18

“My teachings ________________________________________________________.”

God’s doesn’t play hard to get.  

Jeremiah 29: 13-14a     Deuteronomy 4:29

“My teachings ________________________________________________________.”

My GOAL is God’s GLORY.

“My teachings are ____________________________________________________.”

Bottom Line:  Jesus’ teachings are __________________________________;

He is _____________________________________________________________.

Reflection on Jesus’ teachings: Luke 6:20-49