Sermon Notes 2021 01 03 AM

January 03, 2021 AM
Stephen Kendrick

OUR PERFECT HEAVENLY FATHER
 

He will restore the hearts of the fathers to their children and the hearts of the children to their fathers, so that I will not come and smite the land with a curse. - Malachi 4:6 NASU

7 ROLES A FATHER PLAYS 

1. A  __ __ 
Matthew 6:11, 7:7-11

2. A  __ __ 
Matthew 6:13

3. A  __ __ 
Matthew 3:17

“Fatherlessness is the most harmful demographic trend in this generation. It is the leading cause of declining child well-being in our society. It is also the engine driving our most urgent social problems. From crime to adolescent pregnancy to child sexual abuse, to domestic violence against women.” - David Blankenhorn

4.  An __ __  
Malachi 1:6

Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live? 10 For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness. - Hebrews 12:8 NASU

5. A __ __ 
Ephesian 6:4, Proverbs 4:1-4

6. A __ __ 
Psalm 103:13-14, John 15:15

7. A __ __ 
John 5:19-23, 1 Corinthians 11:1

God’s __ is Perfect.
Matthew 5:48  

God’s __ is Perfect.
James 1:17  

God’s __ is Perfect.
Romans 12:2  

God is the perfect __ that we have always longed for and wished for and never had.