“Rules for the Road”

“Rules for the Road”

Message given on Feb. 14, 2016, PM

Exodus 20: 1-12

Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness, who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.
Isaiah 5:20 HCSB
  • Notice the…
    • Reasons for The 10 Commandments
      • They…
        • Are a revelation of the will of God
          • Now if you will listen to Me and carefully keep My covenant, you will be My own possession out of all the peoples, although all the earth is Mine,
Exodus 19:5 HCSB
        • Reveal sin
          • Now we know that whatever the law says speaks to those who are subject to the law,  so that every mouth may be shut and the whole world may become subject to God’s judgment.   For no one will be justified in His sight by the works of the law, because the knowledge of sin comes through the law.
Romans 3:19-20 HCSB
          • What should we say then? Is the law sin? Absolutely not! On the contrary, I would not have known sin if it were not for the law. For example, I would not have known what it is to covet if the law had not said, Do not covet.
Romans 7:7 HCSB
        • Roadmap to happiness
          • For what great nation is there that has a god near to it as the Lord our God is to us whenever we call to Him?
Deuteronomy 4:7 HCSB
          • Follow the whole instruction the Lord your God has commanded you, so that you may live, prosper, and have a long life in the land you will possess.
Deuteronomy 5:33 HCSB
    • Relevance for the 10 Commandments
      • They…
        • Allow us to see dirt
        • Give us direction
        • Keep us from drifting
        • Measure our devotion
    • Return to the 10 Commandments
      • Matthew 5:18
      • Galatians 4:5
        • Notice that…
          • Jesus fulfills
          • Jesus forgives
            • Colossians 2:13
            • Jeremiah 31:33