Summary: PROPOSITION: To demonstrate the awesomeness of God in order to motivate people to turn his/her entire life over to Him.
John 16:29,30 (NKJV)
His disciples said to Him, “See, now You are speaking plainly, and using no figure of speech! Now we are sure that You know all things, and have no need that anyone should question You. By this we believe that You came forth from God.”
I. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF A SINNER HE DOES NOT LOVE
Ephesians 2:4,5 (NKJV)
But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, even when we were dead in trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),
Titus 3:3-7 (NKJV)
For we ourselves were also once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful and hating one another. 4. But when the kindness and the love of God our Savior toward man appeared, 5. not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit, 6. whom He poured out on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Savior, 7. that having been justified by His grace we should become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
Jeremiah 31:3 (NKJV)
The Lord has appeared of old to me, saying: “Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore with lovingkindness I have drawn you.
II. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF A PERSON THAT HE WILL NOT SAVE
2 Peter 3:9 (NKJV)
The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.
Matthew 18:11 (NKJV)
"For the Son of Man has come to save that which was lost.
Hebrews 7:25 (NKJV)
Therefore He is also able to save to the uttermost those who come to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.
Romans 10:11,13 (NKJV)
11. For the Scripture says, “Whoever believes on Him will not be put to shame.” …
13. For “whoever calls on the name of the Lord shall be saved.”
III. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF ANY SINS THAT HAVE BEEN PUT UNDER THE BLOOD
1 John 1:8-9 (NKJV)
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Hebrews 10:16-18 (NKJV)
“This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, says the Lord: I will put My laws into their hearts, and in their minds I will write them,” then He adds, “Their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.” Now where there is remission of these, there is no longer an offering for sin.
Psalm 103:11-12 (NKJV)
For as the heavens are high above the earth, So great is His mercy toward those who fear Him; As far as the east is from the west, So far has He removed our transgressions from us.
IV. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF A LIFE THAT HE CANNOT CHANGE
1 Corinthians 6:9-11 (NLT)
Don’t you know that those who do wrong will have no share in the Kingdom of God? Don’t fool yourselves. Those who indulge in sexual sin, who are idol worshipers, adulterers, male prostitutes, homosexuals, thieves, greedy people, drunkards, abusers, and swindlers—none of these will have a share in the Kingdom of God. There was a time when some of you were just like that, but now your sins have been washed away, and you have been set apart for God. You have been made right with God because of what the Lord Jesus Christ and the Spirit of our God have done for you.
2 Corinthians 5:17 (NKJV)
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.
V. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF A PROBLEM THAT HE CANNOT SOLVE
Jeremiah 32:27 (NKJV)
“Behold, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh. Is there anything too hard for Me?
Jeremiah 32:17 (NKJV)
Ah, Lord GOD! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for You.
Application: When the enemy is attacking, when a problem seems insurmountable, remember God’s promise to you:
Isaiah 59:19 (NKJV)
So shall they fear the name of the Lord from the west, And His glory from the rising of the sun; When the enemy comes in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord will lift up a standard against him.
Romans 8:37 (NKJV)
Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.
VI. GOD DOESN’T KNOW OF AN ILLNESS THAT HE CANNOT HEAL