Topic: No! A Stubborn Refusal to Acquiesce Cont’d – Acknowledge God Sovereignty
Scripture References: Titus 2:11-14 New International Version (NIV)
211 For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people.
12 It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions,
and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age,
13 while we wait for the blessed hope—the appearing of the
glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ,
14 who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness
and to purifyfor himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good.
Focus on Scripture: Proverb 1:1-7 New International Version (NIV)
11The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel:
2 for gaining wisdom and instruction;
for understanding words of insight;
3 for receiving instruction in prudent behavior,
doing what is right and just and fair;
4 for giving prudence to those who are simple,
knowledge and discretion to the young—
5 let the wise listen and add to their learning,
and let the discerning get guidance—
6 for understanding proverbs and parables,
the sayings and riddles of the wise.
7 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge,
but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Other Scripture Lookup: Psalms 119:9