The Power of Godís Word
Introduction.† Like the snow and rain Godís word (when sent forth) accomplishes what God intends it to accomplish (Isaiah 55:10,11).
I.† The Power of Godís Word in Material Creation.
A.† In Bringing The World into Existence (Genesis 1:3; Psalm 33:6-9; Hebrews 11:3).
B.† In Upholding All Things (Hebrews 1:3).
C.† In Bringing All Things To An End (II Peter 3:7,10).
II.† The Power of Godís Word in Spiritual Creation.
A.† It Gives Light (Psalm 119:105,130).
B.† It Makes One Wise Unto Salvation (II Timothy 3:14-17).
C.† It Is a Hammer and a Fire (Jeremiah 23:29).
D.† It is an Incorruptible Seed (I Peter 1:22-25; 1:23; Psalm 119:49,50; James 1:18).
E.† It Sustains Spiritual Life (I Peter 2:1-3; Hebrews 5:12-14).
F.† If Builds Up (Acts 20:32).
G.† It Saves Man in Due Time (I Corinthians 1:21; James 1:21).
H.† The Dead Will Be Raised by It (John 5:28,29).
Conclusion.† The gospel is the power of God unto salvation (Romans 1:16).† May we always stand in awe of the power of Godís word (Psalm 119:161-168).