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January 19th Schedule

10:30AM - Worship Service

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Impending Change

January 26, 2020 Speaker: Ray Kulbeda Series: Follow Me: Learning to Live Like Jesus

Topic: UPCC Passage: Matthew 3:1-12

Sermon Outline

 

The Backdrop [Milieu] – The Preparation for Change

Matthew 1:22
  • Context: The Birth of Jesus
  • Source: Isaiah 7:14
  • Section: Isaiah chapter 7-39; The basis of Servanthood
Matthew 2:5
  • Context: Visit of the Wisemen
  • Source: Micah 5:2 
  • Section: Micah 5 speaks of the coming Promised Ruler
Matthew 2:15
  • Context: Safety from Herod
  • Source: Hosea 11:1 
  • Section:  Hosea 11 speaks of God’s love for Israel – even though unfaithful – God will rescue Israel out of captivity
Matthew 2:18
  • Context: innocent dying
  • Source: Jeremiah – the weeping prophet
  • Section: Jeremiah chapter 31: The Lord will turn mourning to Joy
Matthew 2:23
  • Context: Returning from Egypt
  • Source: Isaiah 11
  • Section: The Righteous reign of the branch

 

The Tension

  • Chapter 1 – The Genealogy of Jesus
  • Chapter 2 – The Political Tension
  • Chapter 3 – The Religious Tension

Something New is Here [3:7-12]

  • John the Baptist 
  • Don’t trust your Religious background
  • Rethink what you think you know

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