Verses for the Week

March 25-26, 2017
Saturday Fellowship – The Signs of the Time
VI.  Living in the Anticipation of the Return of Our Lord Jesus Christ
      A. The word of our Lord
          1. Matt. 24:36-39 – As in the days of Noah
              Matt. 24:42-51 – Be watchful, faithful and wise;
              be not like the evil servant
              Matt. 25 – Be like the wise virgins and the good and faithful servants
          2. Mark 13:33-37 – Watch and pray
          3. Luke 12:35-48
              Luke 17:28-30, 32 – As in the days of Lot
              Luke 21:34-36 – The day will come unexpectedly as a snare
          4. Rev. 22:7, 20 – “Behold, I am come quickly”
Lord’s Day Fellowship – Preparing the Offerings, Spiritual Sacrifices
IV.  Christ as our sin offering (Lev. Chapter 4; Eph. 5:2)
      A. The Lamb of God (John 1:29, 36; 2 Cor. 5:21)
           1. Sin is not in Him (1 John 3:5)
                a. Conceived by the Holy Spirit in a virgin (Matt. 1:18-23;
                    Luke 1:34-35, Is. 7:14)
                b. Being called the Holy One, Jesus, and Emmanuel
           2. He knew no sin (2 Cor. 5:21)
                a. Was made sin for us
                b. That we might become the righteousness of God in Him
           3. He committed no sin (1Pet. 2:22; Heb. 4:15; 7:26)
                a. Being tempted in all points as we are
                b. Yet without sin
           4. Coming in the “likeness” of the flesh of sin (Rom. 8:3;
                John 3:14-15)
                a. Condemned sin in the flesh
                b. Judged and destroyed the devil through His death
                    on the cross (John 12:31; 14:30; 16:11; Heb. 2:14)
                c. Took away the sin of the world (John 1:29)
           5. Accomplished redemption on the cross through His blood
               (Eph. 1:7)
                a. Giving His life to be a ransom for all
                    (Matt. 20:28; 1 Tim. 2:6)
                b. To bring us back to God
      B. The saints being justified by God in Christ Jesus
           1. By faith and baptism (Mark 16:16; Rom. 6:3-10)
           2. Being crucified with Christ (Gal. 2:20; 5:24)
           3. Putting on Christ (Gal. 3:27)
           4. Christ living as the “Spirit of Life” in the saints (Col.
                a. The saints being born of the Spirit in spirit and
                    becoming one spirit with the Lord (John 3:6;
                    1 Cor. 6:17)
                b. Walking in spirit and according to the Spirit
                    (Rom. 8:4; Gal. 5:16-18)
                c. Being set free from the law of sin and death
                    (Rom. 8:2; Heb. 2:14-15)
                d. Sin and death having no more dominion over them
                    (Rom. 6:9-14)
                e. Presenting their members as slave of righteousness
                    unto holiness (Rom. 6:19, 22)
      C. The different sizes of sin offerings
      D. The law concerning the sin offering (Lev. 6:25-30)