Eternal Happiness

October 8, 2017 Speaker: David Burleson Series: The Search for Joy

Sermon Outline

Joy is the emotion we feel when someone is ___________ to be with us.

 

_________ is always glad to be with us.

 

Is it really a big deal to God that He is with us? 

  1. God ________________ us so He can be with us.

  2. Jesus _____________ the highest price for us so He can be with us.

  3. The Lord ___________________ a place for us so He can be with us.

 

God’s invitation to eternal joy and happiness:

 

Personal Study Guide

Sermon Response:

  • What was your primary take-away from the sermon on Sunday? How did the Lord challenge you to apply the truth that you heard?

Study the Word:

  • Read Genesis 28:10-17. What is the difference between people climbing the ladder to get to God, and God descending the ladder to get to us?
  • Read Philippians 2:5-8 and Hebrews 12:2. What did Jesus give up to come to earth? What motivated him to endure the brutality of the cross?
  • Read Isaiah 65:17-19 and Revelation 21:1-4. How would the union of a New Heaven and a New Earth make eternity more joyful for you? What are some of the things you are planning to do there?

Personal Application:

  • Do you believe that God is glad to be with you? Why or why not?

  • Have you opened the door of your heart to Christ? Do you enjoy dining with Him daily? How do you do that in practical terms?

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