Sermons

Summary: To show that GOD our ALEPH-TAV chases and defeats our enemies for us as we continue to fear the LORD.

  Study Tools

I. EXORDIUM:

Are you chasing your enemies?

Yes. Reverential fear is only due the LORD. Matthew 10:28

Matthew 10:28 (Amplified Bible)

And do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul; but rather be afraid of Him who can destroy both soul and body in hell (Gehenna).

II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:

Believers

III. OBJECTIVES:

To show that GOD our ALEPH-TAV chases and defeats our enemies for us as we continue to fear the LORD.

IV. TEXT:

Leviticus 26:7 (Amplified Bible)

And you shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.

V. THESIS:

Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS for You chases our enemies and defeats them before us.

VI. TITLE:

Chase your enemies

VII. EXPLICATION:

A. Author: Moses

B. Keywords: Access and Holiness

C. Name: derived from tribe of Levi

D. Central Person: high priest

E. Subject Matter: Digest of Divine Laws

F. Central Theme: Holy (mentioned 80 times (NIV)

G. Companion Book: Hebrews

H. Date of Writing: 1490 B.C.

VIII. MAIN BODY:

Leviticus 26:7 (New Century Version)

“ ’You will chase your enemies and defeat them, killing them with your sword.

Leviticus 26:7 (Amplified Bible)

And you shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.

A. You shall chase your enemies

"And you shall chase your enemies

Chase or "radaph" in Hebrew meaning:

1. to run after (with hostile intent)

2. chase, put to flight, follow

3. hunt, persecute, pursue

Psalms 35:5 (Amplified Bible)

Let them be as chaff before the wind, with the Angel of the Lord driving them on!

Joshua 23:10 (Amplified Bible)

One man of you shall put to flight a thousand, for it is the Lord your God Who fights for you, as He promised you.

Deuteronomy 32:30 (Amplified Bible)

How could one have chased a thousand, and two put ten thousand to flight, except their Rock had sold them, and the Lord had delivered them up?

Leviticus 26:7-8 (Amplified Bible)

And you shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.

Five of you shall chase a hundred, and a hundred of you shall put ten thousand to flight; your enemies shall fall before you by the sword.

The ALEPH-TAV signature of the ALPHA and the OMEGA, the Beginning and the End is located after the word "chase", which connotes that the LORD Himself is the One chasing them and not us, because it's the LORD's battle and not ours.

1 Samuel 17:47 (Amplified Bible)

And all this assembly shall know that the Lord saves not with sword and spear; for the battle is the Lord’s, and He will give you into our hands.

B. They shall shall be defeated before you.

"and they shall fall before you by the sword"

Fall or "naphal" in Hebrew which means:

1. to fall

2. to cease

3. to be cast down

4. to rot, to throw down

This is done, without us, lifting a finger, for the LORD does this for us on our behalf against our enemies.

Psalms 9:3 (Amplified Bible)

When my enemies turned back, they stumbled and perished before You.

Psalms 35:8 (Amplified Bible)

Let destruction befall [my foe] unawares; let the net he hid for me catch him; let him fall into that very destruction.


Talk about it...

Nobody has commented yet. Be the first!

Join the discussion