Summary: Beyond description...Beyond deserving!
THE GREATEST GIFT EVER GIVEN
2 Corinthians 9:15
Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift.
How poor and worthless are the gifts that we will give when compared to the greatest gift ever given.
I. THE GIVER OF THE GIFT
John 3:16 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.
A. THE SOURCE.
1. The One who is incomparable.
2. The One who is invisible.
3. The One who is infinite.
4. The One who is infallible
B. THE SIGNIFICANCE
1. It reveals the heart of God.
2. It reveals the hope of God.
A. He does not want you to reject this
B. He wants you to receive this GIFT.
II. THE GREATNESS OF THE GIFT
A. BEYOND PRICE
Isa 9:6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
1. If you were to sell/give your son, how
much is he worth?
2. If you were to sell/give your son, how
much would you want?
B. BEYOND PRAISE
1.Who is able to conceive it’s greatness?
2.Who is able to convey it’s greatness?
C. BEYOND OUR PRAYERS
1. This Gift is not merited.
2. It’s by God’s mercy
III. OUR GRATITUDE FOR THE GIFT
A. BECAUSE OF GOD’S BENEVOLENCE
B. BECAUSE OF THE GREAT BENEFITS.
1. The feeling of peace.
2. A full pardon.
3. The future prospect.
A. Those who receive this Gift are
delivered from hell.
B. Those who reject this gift are
destined for hell.