Summary: The problems we face in life are no match for our God.
There’s No Problem too big to be taken care of.
Open in Prayer.
~ I Samuel 17:23-57
~ Goliath wanted to fight someone one on one. He would represent the Philistines and the other would represent the Israelites.
~ David saw Goliath and asked for a challenge.
~ The people thought just because he was a little boy he couldn’t take care of a big problem.
~ No matter how strong you are in your faith, You do know enough to impact somebody.
~ Tell Jesse Duplantis story of him yelling you are going to Hell !!
~ Saul told him to put on his own armor, but David was not used to it and refused to use it.
~ David stopped trusting in the world’s view on how to fight.
~ Paul says our weapons are not carnal but our mighty through God to the pulling down of strongholds. II Corinthians 10:4
~ David picked up 5 stones and a sling and left.
The Enemy brings the Sneering.
~ v. 41 Goliath also sneered David because he was a boy.
~ The enemy will try to discourage us by what knowledge we know.
~ He will do anything to destroy us, whether it be telling us about our past or bringing up someone else’s name to give us bitterness.
~ God gave us the answer to all of our problems in his word.
~ We need to quit telling God how big our problem is and start telling our problem how big our God is. He is the final say so.
~ David this wasn’t David’s first encounter with a problem, he had to fight lions and bears from his father’s sheep.
~ David had training.
~ Judges 14:8 tells us before we can take on the big stuff, we have to conquer the small things.
~ Before we can handle the big stuff we have to be able to handle the little stuff the build our strength up.
~ v. 45 Goliath had all these weapons to fight a "little boy" while David had a sling and the Word of God .
~ The word of God led David into the victory of Goliath and made Goliath eat his own words.
Close in Prayer.