Summary: This sermon examines the Queen of Sheba's desire and what she recived and relates it to the Bride of Christ.
"A Queen's Desire"
2 Chr. 9:1-12
We are the Bride of Christ, and we will rule and reign with Christ in the Mill. Paul
espoused you to one husband, that I may present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.
Every Christian can Relate to "A Queen's Desire" by examining the Truth's
concearning The Queen of Sheba.
1) Why She Came; It was Troubling v. 1
1A) She was Troubled over what she Heard
sitting in the midst of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking them questions. And
all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers.
1B) She was Troubled over her Humanity
wisdom teacheth, but which the Holy Ghost teacheth; comparing spiritual things with
spiritual. But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are
foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.
1C) She was Troubled over her Heart
Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
and peace. Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the
law of God, neither indeed can be. So then they that are in the flesh cannot please
2) What She Heard; It was True v. 2-3b
2A) The Truth, It was Impressive
in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the
truth shall make you free.
2B) The Truth, It was Irrisistable
wisdom: But we preach Christ crucified, unto the Jews a stumblingblock, and unto
the Greeks foolishness; But unto them which are called, both Jews and Greeks,
Christ the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
2C) The Truth, It was Impartial
cometh unto the Father, but by me.
3) What she Saw; It was Tantalizing v. 3c-8 (Fascinating)
3A) She was Fascinated by The Wisdom
despise wisdom and instruction.
of God is stronger than men.
3B) She was Fascinated by The Witnesses
and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in
Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
3C) She was Fascinated by The Wealth
neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for
them that love him. But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit