When Catastrophes Begin To Strike Next Door

Second in the series “Hopeful Despair”

2 Kings 18:9-12

Main Point:  There is wisdom for God’s people to learn by observing those who slide into His judgment.

  • The world system has been driven by evil forces since our fall [9, 11]
    • Matthew 4:8-11
  • The world system cannot be appeased permanently[10]
    • James 4:4-6
    • John 17:14-18
  • The world system is defeated by obeying God[12]
    • Exodus 24:7
  • Application Questions:
    • When are times that you faced suffering from this world?
    • What aspects of the world system are tempting for you to embrace and appease?
    • Have  you developed an obedient relationship with God?