Sun, 19 December 2010
Text: Luke 2:34-35
Continuing our study of Simeon we will now look at his prophecy.
In addressing Mary Simeon says:
I. Your son is going to cause division (Luke 12:51; 11:37-44)
However some will Rise- to be made alive.
II. Your son will have oppostion.
Why would men speak agaist Christ? (John 3:16-21) Because he ws the light of the world.
What will be the result of those who speak against Christ? (Luke 2:35) Their heart will be revealed - to cause something to be fully known. (Hebrews 4:11)
III. Your son will bring grief.
Sun, 12 December 2010
Text: Luke 2:25-33
Today we continue with our study of the man Simeon.
I. God's special promise to Simeon (vs. 26)
II. Scriptures silence. (vs. 27)
III. Simeon's Song (vs. 28-32)
1. Lord- Ruler
2. Simeon aknowledges his own position of servant/slave.
3. Death equates to peace.
4. God is faithful.
5. He declaires the salvation.
Sun, 5 December 2010
Text: Luke 2:25-26
Who was the man Simeon? How did he, Joseph and Mary come to meet? It was trough the Lord!
Simeon the man:
Simeon means "one who listens"
I. He was a saved man. (vs. 25)
II. He was a sanctfied man.
III. He was a sound/selfless man.
IV. He was a Spirit led man.