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Jul 23, 2017 | Kile Baker

How Awe Transforms Us - West Jordan

Think About It: Everyone is DRAWN to something or someone greater than themselves.

Common Problem: Religion and irreligion BLIND us to God’s greatness.

Religion says, “God is USEFUL.”

Irreligion says, “God is UNNECESSARY.”

The Gospel says, “God is GLORIOUS.”

Key Question: How do we respond to God’s greatness?

Ephesians 1:3-5 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ. 4 For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love 5 he predestined us for adoption to sonship through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will...

Response #1: Recognize that God ALREADY loved us before we ACTED.

Ephesians 1:6-10 ...to the praise of his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he loves. 7 In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace 8 that he lavished on us. With all wisdom and understanding, 9 he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, 10 to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment—to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ.

Response #2: Respond with delight in who God IS and what He has DONE.

I think we delight to praise what we enjoy because the praise not merely expresses but completes the enjoyment; it is its appointed consummation. It is not out of compliment that lovers keep on telling one another how beautiful they are; the delight is incomplete till it is expressed. It is frustrating to have discovered a new author and not to be able to tell anyone how good he is; to come suddenly, at the turn of the road, upon some mountain valley of unexpected grandeur and then to have to keep silent because the people with you care for it no more than for a tin can in the ditch; to hear a good joke and find no one to share it with. We can help but praise what we find beautiful. -C.S. Lewis

Ephesians 1:11-14 In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will, 12 in order that we, who were the first to put our hope in Christ, might be for the praise of his glory. 13 And you also were included in Christ when you heard the message of truth, the gospel of your salvation. When you believed, you were marked in him with a seal, the promised Holy Spirit, 14 who is a deposit guaranteeing our inheritance until the redemption of those who are God’s possession—to the praise of his glory.

Response #3: Reach out to others without FEAR because our salvation is FINAL.

Psalm 63:2-4 I have seen you in the sanctuary and beheld your power and your glory. 3 Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you. 4 I will praise you as long as I live, and in your name I will lift up my hands.

Gospel Truth: God is most GLORIFIED in us when we are most SATISFIED in him.

 

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