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God's Promise for Care (7 of 18)
Series: The If's, Ands and Buts of the Bible
Dr. Ernest L. Easley
1 Peter 5:5-7
February 19, 2012
We are in the book of 1st Peter today as we continue our series of messages under the heading: The If's, Ands and Buts of the Bible!
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We're thinking these days about The If's, Ands and Buts of the Bible. The IF'S of the Bible point us to The Promises of God which are ..
*all found in the Bible
*they are all gracious
*they are all centered in Christ
*they are all trustworthy
*most of them are conditional.
In other words .. God says, "If you will do this then I will do that." We've discovered that not all of the conditional promises include the word "if." That is .. sometimes the condition is found in the context of the promise and we're going to see one of those today.
So .. the IF'S of the Bible point us to The Promises of God. The ANDS of the Bible point us to The Provisions of God. And then the BUTS of the Bible point us to The Providence of God. And we'll be seeing both the Provisions and the Providence of God in the days to come.
So today from the book of 1st Peter we come across another one of those wonderful promises of God. ...
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