Mountain View Baptist Church

08.20.17

Psalm 86:8-13 - A God Worth Our Single Focus

Psalm 86:8-13 - A God Worth Our Single Focus

Category: Christian Life

Speaker: Jamie Mead

Details:

I. Yahweh is greater than all other gods (v.8-9)

A. Yahweh is greater than the gods of Egypt.

B. Yahweh is greater than the god Dagon

C. Yahweh is greater than the gods Baal and Asherah

II. Knowing Yahweh leads us to Trust him (v.11-12)

A. God is a personal, loving and relational God.

v.5 - The Lord is King and ready to forgive.

v.10 - The Lord is a God of wonders.

v.13 - The Lord is faithfully loving.

v.15 - The Lord is compassionate.

v.17 - The Lord is full of goodness. 

B. God's nature is built around his eternal fatherhood.

III. Knowing Yahweh leads to Salvation (v.13)

A. This loving God offers us salvation through Jesus.