Saturday, April 16, 2016

Homiletics: Revelation 18


Divisions (run-on sentence OK, direct verbiage from Scripture):

1
1-8
Two voices from heaven describe fallen Babylon’s adulteries and punishment
Principle:
 
2
9-19
Terrified kings and merchants weep and mourn Babylon’s ruin
Principle:
 
3
20-24
God’s people rejoice at God’s judgment of Babylon
Principle:
 

 

Subject Sentence (10-word sentence with proper structure):

God judges Babylon’s adulteries as kings and merchants mourn her.

 

Aim:

TCMATK God judgment is coming and each of us needs to choose whether we’ll be judged with Babylon or rejoicing with God’s people.

 

Application:

1
What will you do with the announcement from the angel with great authority that Babylon has fallen?
What is your response to the temptations of Babylon?
2
What happens as a result of Babylon’s fall and what are your thoughts about being part of that?
How will you react to Babylon’s ruin?
3
On which side will you be when God’s judgment of Babylon comes and what assurance do you have of this?

 

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