Amos 4 v 11 I have overthrown some of you, as God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah, and ye were as a firebrand plucked out of the burning: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.12 Therefore thus will I do unto thee, O Israel: and because I will do this unto thee, prepare to meet thy God, O Israel. 13 For, lo, he that formeth the mountains, and createth the wind, and declareth unto man what is his thought, that maketh the morning darkness, and treadeth upon the high places of the earth, The LORD, The God of hosts, is his name. I. THE SERVANT'S WISDOM: A. He knew the Presence of God B. He knew the Power of God 13 For, lo, he that formeth the mountains, and createth the wind, and declareth unto man what is his thought, that maketh the morning darkness, and treadeth upon the high places of the earth, The LORD, The God of hosts, is his name. C. He knew the Promise of God 12 prepare to meet thy God, O Israel. II. HIS SERIOUS WARNING - "Prepare": A. Prepare Presently There is no second chance after death. B. Prepare Precisely There's a storm of Judgement coming.Ye must be born-again C. Prepare Personally Romans 14:10 But why dost thou judge thy brother? or why dost thou set at nought thy brother? for we shall all stand before the judgment seat of Christ.
D. Prepare Pre-eminently Matthew 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
III. HIS SOLEMN WORDING: "Meet thy God" A. You will not meet the Preacher B. You will not meet mom or dad C. You will not meet your peers D. You will not meet the courts of this world E. But God! What an awesome thought IV. HIS SINCERE WITNESSING: A. Prepare. Make preparations for the day of judgement B. How to prepare: Receive Christ and the free forgiveness of sin today. C. When to prepare: "Now is the accepted time, today is the day of salvation" D. Why to prepare Your Meeting God Job 19:26 And though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God 27 Whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another; though my reins be consumed within me.