“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

14/08/2022 – Morning Service: What shall we boast?

Bible Readings:

Jeremiah 9:1 – 16, 23:1 – 8

Luke 12:13 – 21

1 Corinthians 1:18 – 32

Sermon Outline:

Jeremiah 9:23–24 (NKJV)

23Thus says the Lord: “Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, Let not the mighty man glory in his might, Nor let the rich man glory in his riches;

24But let him who glories glory in this, That he understands and knows Me, That I am the Lord, exercising lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth. For in these I delight,” says the Lord.

I Foolish boasting

II Blessed knowledge

Jeremiah 23:5–6 (NKJV)

5“Behold, the days are coming,” says the Lord, “That I will raise to David a Branch of righteousness; A King shall reign and prosper, And execute judgment and righteousness in the earth.

6In His days Judah will be saved, And Israel will dwell safely; Now this is His name by which He will be called: THE LORD OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS

III Wonderful Gospel

1 Corinthians 1:30–31 (NKJV)

30But of Him you are in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God—and righteousness and sanctification and redemption—

31that, as it is written, “He who glories, let him glory in the Lord.”