The goal of this and all our efforts is to participate in God’s eternal purpose of building up His church (Ephesians 3:11)! God wants as many people to go to heaven as can possibly go, but He has left us responsible for taking the gospel to others (Matthew 28:18-20).
In this sermon we will examine the statement, “To The Blind He Gives Sight.” He does this because there is, 1) A Need–the blind need to see, 2) A Name–only He has this authority, 3) A Notion–the blind who see will tell others, 4) A Nation–the blind who see will believe and worship together, and 5) A Night–an eternal blindness is coming for those who do not see. I want to impress upon each hearer that God wants all men to be saved and to come to the truth and to help the congregation become more evangelistic.
The removal of the lampstand implies that there is no more light coming from it.
http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/the-golden-rule-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Date written: February 22nd, 2004 SUBJECT: Attitudes TITLE: The Golden Rule PROPOSITION: In this lesson we will examine the golden rule. It’s optimism; its reflection of God; its practical love toward other men; its proactive nature. OBJECTIVE: Each hearer should have a better understanding of […]