The Song of The Martyrs

Twelfth in the series “Your Part In The Big Story”

Revelation 7:1-17

Main Point:  Even when our world seems to be falling apart, God’s protection is real, and his presence is our hope.

 

  • God’s people face persecution, but not his wrath [1-8]
    • Ephesians 1:13-14
  • God’s people give praise, even when things were bad [9-14]
    • Zechariah 14:16
    • Psalm 118:14-16
  • God’s people embrace hope, for presence brings peace[15-17]
    • Ezekiel 37:25-28
  • Applications and Next Steps
    • What are ways that God has protected you from wrath?
    • What are ways that the world has persecuted you?
    • How is praising God included in your everyday life?
    • How could you express Thanksgiving to him this season?
    • What is it that you are truly hoping for, desiring in life?
    • How should the reality of God’s presence change the way that we look at our lives?
    • How should God’s example here change how we treat others?