Sermon - “Faith/Courage” Part 1 June 23/13 Pastor Bert

 

The Case for Faith

- The Case for COURAGE “Moses”


By faith Moses’ parents hid him for three months after he was born, because

they saw he was no ordinary child, and they were not afraid of the king’s edict. Heb. 11:23

 

I. Moses had _____________ Parents

 

A. _____________ is the Foundation for Courage

 

Heb. 11:23 By faith Moses’ parents hid him for three months... and they were not afraid

of the king’s edict.
The Back Story Exodus 2:1-3 Pharaoh’s Decree

B. It Takes Courage to See the _____________

 

Heb. 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.

they could see potential when no one else  _____________
• they could see the greatness of their God when no one else  _____________
• they stepped in faith when others  _____________

C. Courage Overcomes _____________


Not the absence of earthly fear but the
possession of a Heavenly Certainty

 

Are You Willing to pass a legacy of faith to your children?

 

II. Moses Exercised the Courage of _____________

 

Heb. 11:24 By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to be known as the son of Pharaoh’s daughter.

A. Courage begets  _____________  
           

-Faith grows Up
“... if you have faith as small as a
mustard seed,” Matt: 17:20

B. Courage Does the  _____________ Thing Even When it  _____________

…refused to be known as the son of Pharaoh’s
daughter.
V. 24

C. A Courageous Heart Will Be  _____________


- 25 He chose to be mistreated along with the people of God rather than to enjoy the pleasures of sin

for a short time. 26 He regarded disgrace for the sake of Christ as of greater value than the treasures of

Egypt, because he was looking ahead to his reward.

My Response:

God, I ask you to give me
courage to face tomorrow’s
circumstances with a heart of

faith and not fear.