The Day of His Power

TEXTPsa. 110:1-3

INTRODUCTION:

A.  SHORT EXPLANATION OF PREMILLENIALISM.

B.  MISUSE OF THIS PASSAGE:

          1.  2nd coming ŗDemonstration of Power Ö DESTRUCTION!

          2.  An earthly reign.

C.  WE NEED TO KNOW MORE THAN THEY DO!

          1.  NT is the best commentary on the OT.

          2.  Other OT passages help.

D.  VERSE BY VERSE Ė WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

I.      Vs. 1SIT THOU ON MY RIGHT HAND.

A.  PETERíS DIRECT APPLICATION (Acts 2:34-35).

          1.  Authority (Eph. 1:20-22).

          2.  Glory (Heb. 1:3;  13).

C.  UNTIL WHEN?  ENEMIES ŗ FOOTSTOOL.

          1.  His resurrection (Eph. 1:22).

          2.  Again, authority (Acts 2:34-35).

          3.  Anticipation (Heb. 10:12-13;  2:5-10).

          4.  The final enemy (Heb. 2:14-15).

          5.  Our resurrection (1 Cor. 15:20-28).

II.     Vs. 2RULE IN THE MIDST.

A.  OUR OF ZION (Isaiah 2:3 ŗ Luke 24:45-47).

B.  THINE ENEMIES (vs. 5-7) VICTORY!

          1.  Rod of thy strength (Psa. 2).

          2.  Fulfilled:

                   a.  Acts 4:25-28Political opposition.

                   b.  Acts 13:32-33Resurrection and glory of Jesus.

III.    Vs. 3OFFER THEMSELVES WILLINGLY.

A.  GOD WANTS ALL TO BE SAVED (1 Tim. 2:3-4;  Mark 16:15).

B.  SAVED THROUGH TEACHING (John 6:44-45).

          1.  Godís grace (Titus 2:11-12).

          2.  Godís tool (1 Cor. 1:21;  Rom. 1:16).

C.  WE MUST BELIEVE AND OBEY (2 Cor. 6:1;  Heb. 3:18-19).

D.  GODíS INTENTION IS NEVER THAT WE SHOULD BE LOST (Ez. 33:10-11).

E.  SO ALL ARE INVITED (Matt. 11:28).

          1.  Free will (Rev. 22:17).

          2.  Some reject (Rom. 10:16).

IV.   Vs. 4PRIEST FOREVER.

A.  MUST HAVE GIFTS AND SACRIFICES (Heb. 8:3).

          1.  Offered himself (Heb. 9:26;  9:14).

          2.  For sins (10:10-13;  9:147:271 Pet. 2:241 Cor. 15:3).

B.  AFTER THE ORDER OF MELCHIZEDEK.

          1.  Eternal (Heb. 7:3).

          2.  New covenant (7:11-12;  8:8-910:9).

          3.  God will not repent (Heb. 7:25).

CONCLUSION:

A.  EASY TO SEE THE FULFILLMENT IN CHRISTíS MISSION OF REDEMPTION

AT HIS FIRST COMING!!!

B.  Rom. 10:16.  WHO HATH BELIEVED OUR REPORT?  NOT ALL!

C.  HOW ABOUT YOU?