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Summary: JOHN 3:16

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Title: Grasping the Benefits of Having the Son

Introduction:

this evening I want to read to you from the Scriptures about what the Ultimate Father did for each and everyone of us

our text for this evening is the all familiar

John 3:16

16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

Proposition:

I would like to propose to you that those who receive the Father's gift, receives all the Father has.

The Bible gives us this wonderful truth, in

Galations 4:1-7

1 Now I say, That the heir, as long as he is a child, differeth nothing from a servant, though he be lord of all; 2 But is under tutors and governors until the time appointed of the father. 3 Even so we, when we were children, were in bondage under the elements of the world: 4 But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, 5 To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons. 6 And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. 7 Wherefore thou art no more a servant, but a son; and if a son, then an heir of God through Christ.

You and I are children of God through faith in Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior.

The benefits of being a child of God are many.

First

While people were living for themselves, not knowing or loving Christ, He died for their redemption.

He gave His life, so we may know the Father,

So that we can know Him and walk in step with the Holy Spirit.

That kind of love has got to be treasured;

someone may give their life for a friend, co-worker, a loved one or possibly in service of their country.

But Christ died for those who despised Him

It has got to be remembered, when we accepted Christ as our personal Lord and Savior we were not only adopted into the Fathers family as sons and daughters, we were drafted in the war for the souls of mankind.

Matthew 28:18-20

18 And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.19Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:20 Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.


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