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 _____________
11:24 By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to
be known as the son of Pharaoh’s daughter.
Courage begets _____________
“... if you have faith as small as a
mustard seed,” Matt: 17:20
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.
God, I ask you to give me
courage to face tomorrow’s
circumstances with a heart of
faith and not fear.