Isaiah 48, John 12:20 – 36
I The importance of obedience of faith.
II The blessings of obedience.
Isaiah 48:18 (NKJV)
18 Oh, that you had heeded My commandments! Then your peace would have been like a river, And your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
III Why would the Lord God be so gracious to us?
Isaiah 48:9 (NKJV)
9 “For My name’s sake I will defer My anger, And for My praise I will restrain it from you, So that I do not cut you off.
Isaiah 48:11 (NKJV)
11 For My own sake, for My own sake, I will do it; For how should My name be profaned? And I will not give My glory to another.
IV What if someone should still not obey?
Isaiah 48:22 (NKJV)
22 “There is no peace,” says the Lord, “for the wicked.”