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Sep 24, 2017

Chosen, Holy and Dearly Loved

Passage: Colossians 3:12-14

Speaker: Pastor Scott Stephan

Series: 15 Minutes

Category: Faith, Hope, Discipleship

Sermon Notes

“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.”
Colossians 3:12

Chosen
Israel: “...the Lord set his affections on your forefathers and loved them, and he chose you, their descendants, above all the nations...” Deut. 10:14-15

Jesus: “Here is my servant whom I have chosen, the one I love, in whom I delight.” Isaiah 42:1

Holy (Set Apart)
Israel: "For you are a people holy to the LORD our God. Deut. 7:6

Jesus: “Holy, Holy, Holy is the LORD Almighty; the whole earth is full of his glory.” Isaiah 6:3

Dearly Loved
Israel: “The LORD your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be his people, his treasured possession.” Deut. 7:6

Jesus: “You are my son whom I love; with you I am well pleased.” Luke 3:22

Praying through the Psalms
Suggested Psalms: 16, 62, 32, 40, 124, 142, 23