Something Worth Remembering
2 Peter 1:15
Sermon by Milligan
Introduction: A good memory is one of the greatest blessings of life. However, in the Kingdom of God, this mental faculty is often improperly exercised. May we not forget that proper ATTENTION is the greatest aid to having a good memory.
1. SOME THINGS WE MUST REMEMBER ABOUT LIFE
a. God is the creator of our lives – Genesis 2:7.
b. We were created for God’s glory – Revelation 4:11
c. We shall give account to God – Romans 14:12
2. SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT GOD’S WORD
a. Given by inspiration of God – II Timothy 3:16.
b. It is to be studied for learning – II Timothy 3:16.
c. The Bible has no substitute – Galatians 1:8, 9
3. SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT WORSHIP
a. Command: “Thou shall worship” – Matthew 4:10
b. Worship in spirit and in truth – John 4:24
c. Should be loyal to the assemblies – Hebrews 10:25
4. SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT PRAYER
a. Christ was fervent in prayer – Matthew 14:23
b. We should pray for the gospel – II Thessalonians 3:1
5. SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT SERVICE
a. We cannot serve two masters – Matthew 6:24
b. God deserves our very best – Romans 12:1
6. SOME THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT GIVING
a. Beware of giving cheaply to God – II Samuel 24:24
b. We should first give ourselves – II Corinthians 8:5
c. Give cheerfully and systematically – II Corinthians 9:7.
d. Freely ye have received, freely give – Matthew 10:8