1. The Servant and Justice The Promise of Justice A fifth Servant Song 2. What is Justice? What I need or want? Justice Language What does Luke show? What does Jesus provide? 3. Justice for the Nations Humanism God’s provision Our Opportunity
Intro: Aren’t we the Nations? The Nations and Israel Building Security and Significance Security and Significance given Israel and Power 2. Isaiah’s Servant Isaiah’s Prophecy Surprise 1 Surprise 2 3. The Faithfulness of God God’s Glorious Character Reflecting God’s Character Trusting God’s Character
Intro: An Over-burdened text? Servant Language Isaiah’s Servant The Blind Servant Another Servant Promised Unexpected Fulfilment The Apostolic Mission Israel and the Nations Witnesses Your Apostolic Mission The Servant’s Mission Guarding the Deposit Two things in Common
“In Sync with the Spirit” 1. Regenerate! Renewal! 2. Saved by the Spirit! a. Regeneration and renewal b. Ezekiel washing…Acts pouring c. Justification and inheritance d. Faith for good works e. Because God… 3. In Sync with the Spirit? a. Trustworthy word b. From Eternity to Now
“In Sync with Grace” 1. Hyper-Grace Doctrine 2. Sound Doctrine (2:1-10) a. “Healthy” b. In sync with gospel word c. In family and work 3. Transforming Doctrine (2:11-15) a. Grace of God appeared b. “No”, “Yes now” and “wait” c. Redeemed 4. In Sync with Grace?
“In Sync with Eternity” 1. God’s Eternity Unveiled (1:1-4) a. Before the Beginning… b. Paul’s task c. Future eternity and godliness d. To Titus 2. God’s Stewards Appointed (1:5-9) a. Above reproach b. Gospel firmness c. Extraordinarily ordinary 3. God-denying Religion (1:10-16) a. Legalistic Christianity b. Cultural Christianity c. Influential and Useless 4. In Sync…
Phillip Jensen speaks to LIFT conference from 2 Thessalonians 3 on the topic of “Prayer”.