Be reconciled with God

Preacher: Rev Gavino Fioretti

Reading: 2 Corinthians 5

Text: 2 Corinthians 5: 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. (ESV)

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Introduction:

  1. The promise of God:

Heavenly body:

Heavenly dwelling:

Heavenly fellowship:

Heavenly Guarantor:

  1. The judgment of God: (v. 10)

Certain:

Just:

Fearful: (v. 11)

  1. The love of God: (v. 14)

Sacrificial:

Tasted:

Controlling:

  1. The message of God:

His doing: Regeneration, justification and reconciliation

His command:

His desire:

His Son:

Jesus’ death

Preacher: Rev Gavino Fioretti

Reading: Romans 5

Text: Romans 5: 6 – 11 For while we were still weak, at the right time Christ died for the ungodly.(ESV)

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Introduction:

The evidence of God’s love:

The marvel of God’s love:

The comfort of God’s love:

  1. The beneficiaries of Jesus’ death:

Weak: In the Greek the word still is repeated twice

Ungodly: Irreverent

Sinners:

Enemies:

  1. The reasons for Jesus’ death:

God’s plan: In Galatians Paul speaks of the fulness of time. Peter in his sermon at Pentecost affirms that Jesus was delivered up according to the definite plan and foreknowledge of God…

God’s wisdom: …right time

God’s people: …for us

God’s love: (v. 8) This love finds its source not in us but in God himself.

  1. The nature of Jesus’ death:

Beneficiary: that we might receive certain privileges.

Substitutionary: on our behalf

Surprising:

  1. The fruits of Jesus’ death:

Justification:

Reconciliation:

Propitiation:

Glorification:

Exaltation:

Fencing: Isaiah 55: 1 – 2
Come, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy? Listen diligently to me, and eat what is good, and delight yourselves in rich food.

• Weary people:
• Poor people:
• Trusting people:

Psalm 130

Preacher: Rev Gavino Fioretti

Reading: Psalm 130

Text: Psalm 130 Out of the depths I cry to you, O Lord! (ESV)

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Introduction:

  1. The Christian’s experience:

Depths:

Sin:

Waiting:

  1. The Christian’s prayer:

A cry to be heard:

A plea for mercy:

A longing for God:

  1. The Christian’s hope:

God’s mercy:

God’s forgiveness:

God’s Word:

God’s coming:

  1. The Christian’s message:

The hope in the LORD:

The mercy of the LORD:

The redemption of the LORD: