May 27, 2018

Rightly Dividing (Part II)

Passage: II Timothy 2:15
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Bible Text: II Timothy 2:15 | Speaker: Pastor James Zaebst | Series: Rightly Dividing

To understand God’s Work it must be Rightly Divided
To be approved of God we must Rightly Divide

We must rightly divide God’s many different instructions to different people. We must divide between Prophecy (Luke 1:67-73) and the Mystery (Ephesians 3:4-5 and Colossians 1:25-26).

Instructions on Diet
Genesis 1:29 – Vegetarian Only
Genesis 9:3-4 – Eat animals but not blood
Leviticus 11:1-47 – Eat only clean animals, not unclean
1 Corinthians 10:27 – Eat all that is set before you
1 Timothy 4:4 – All is good

Instructions on Law
Leviticus 18:4 – Do my judgements and keep my ordinances
Deuteronomy 17:19 – Keep all the law
Romans 3:28 – Justified by faith without the law
Ephesians 2:13-15 – Law is abolished

Instructions on Sabbath Keeping
Exodus 20:8-10 – Keep the Sabbath
Colossians 2:16-17 – Let no man judge your respect of the Sabbath

Instructions on Circumcision
Genesis 17:9-14 – He who is not circumcised is cut off
I Corinthians 7:18-20 – Circumcision is nothing

Instructions on Prayer
Matthew 21:21-22 – We get all we ask for. Can move mountains
Romans 8:26 – We don’t know what to ask for