The Bite: Romans 11:26
And in this way all Israel will be saved, as it is written, The Deliverer will come from Zion; he will turn godlessness away from Jacob.
Jesus was the promised Deliverer. He would deliver Israel and that same deliverance would be offered to us.
What was He going to rescue or deliver us from?
1. Ungodliness and sin
2. Terrors fo the coming judgment
3. The power of Satan in the right now
Delivery takes items from one location to the next. You expect that delivery to arrive. The delivery has processing time.
Jesus came to be the Ultimate Deliverer from this earth to eternity. God the Father awaits our arrival. The journey of life is our processing time.
1. Have you trusted in the Lord to deliver you from your sins for eternity?
2. Is there a situation that you need the Lord's deliverance?
New Christmas Series
Bite: Jeremiah 33:15
“In those days and at that time I will cause a Righteous Branch
to sprout up for David and he will administer justice and righteousness in the land.”
Righteous Branch- David's line had been stumped down but God and would make it have a new branch that would beautiful and glorious, that branch would bear fruit
that benefits us today. Jesus administers and executes justice and righteousness. He would be the new growth that causes our New GROWTH. He would sprout a new way and route for our salvation.
Digest: Even when our tree is stumped by sinful legacy or actions of our own. Jesus provides a new growth. The new branch that has the ability to affect generations. Jesus Is the Righteous Branch that sprouted out for righteousness and justice For ALL people.
Where do you need to trust Jesus in a new way ? Are you from a stumped family of faithlessness / generational strongholds?
Jesus was God's way to show us that when he makes a covenant...he keeps it. When he sees brokenness…. he repairs. Even at the lowest stump he can make something new.
Chew: Allow the Righteous Branch to sprout something new in you.