Preparing for Love's Arrival
Prepare to Meet Your Maker
December 2, 2018
Title: Prepare to Meet Your Maker
Message 1 in the Series: Preparing for Love’s Arrival
Key Point: “Preparing to meet God requires humility.”
In addition to of all this preparation and planning, the most important thing we should remember this season is the preparation that generation after generation went through in preparing for the arrival of a Savior; a Messiah. Over the next several weeks of Advent, I want to take us on a journey through the Old Testament as the people of God, throughout the centuries leading up to Jesus’ birth, planned, prepared, and waited on the Messiah’s arrival.
Today we begin all the way back in Exodus, the second book of the Bible. In the wilderness, in the Sinai desert, the Israelites find themselves preparing to meet God and hear His voice with their own ears. In preparing to meet and hear God’s voice, they couldn’t conceive what they were about to experience. They would be humbled not only in their preparation to meet with God, but also in their experience of hearing Him for the first time.
Let’s take a look…