GOD'S PROVISIONS ARE INEXHAUSTIBLE
THERE IS A PRACTICE THAT IS INEVITABLE
When God gives grace, He does not reluctantly open a little
finger and maintain a clenched fist full of gifts. I would tell
you today that God's hands are nail-pierced hands and they are
wide open. This fountain of grace is always pouring itself out
with no limitation on heaven's side at all. No wonder Paul
concluded this chapter with a doxology: "Thanks be unto God for
His unspeakable gift!"
THE INEXPRESSIBLE GRATITUDE
II Cor. 9:15
INTRODUCTION: Impossible task - attempting to explain the grace
of God toward us. Dr. Harry Ironside - "He is absolutely beyond
all our powers to properly appreciate." Fifty years in
ministry; wrote 60 books. The context of II Cor. 9 & 8 is that
of giving and being an example.
I. THE OBJECT OF EXPRESSION: PERSON. v.15a
"Thanks" - grace; that which
bestows or occasions pleasure;
speaks of the gracefulness and
graciousness of a person.
Think - the grace of God prompted
II. THE OBJECTIVE IN EXPRESSION: PURPOSE
A. THE GIFT OF GOD'S SON TO US:
He has always loved all of us
B. THE GIFT OF GOD'S SON FOR US:
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