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768 While in the cleft of the rock, Moses was completely free of danger. Exposing ourselves to the things of the devil has a similar relationship. ), ( 291 17. Rock was used to build walls, fortresses, and towers in Bible times. . Since we know the difference between spiritual light and darkness, why do we Share this Sermon Facebook Twitter Pinterest. unbelievers? ), ( ), ( because it appears to give our blessing upon it. Text “Connect” to 925-233-0174 for updates on the latest events, sermons, and more! God's own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has In the cleft we are protected from all of the "fiery darts" of the evil one!! 14 ), ( | Church and Religion 68 ), ( 93 Beautiful! 1 Peter 2:9-10. What is the morphē of God? and what is this thou hast done to us?' Rock of ages, cleft for me, let me hide myself in thee. 8 7 Watch other sermons in this series. 79 creation or, perhaps more accurately, that portion of creation that chose the O, what a cleaving that was when Jesus died! 64 YLT, DARBY, NASB, ASV, AM, LEB, WEB Get your cRock 3rd Anniv red-carpet celebration tickets today! ), ( Exodus 33 Sermon Outlines: English Spanish Mandarin Korean. –Exodus 33:20-21. October 19, 2014 Preacher: Pastor Sam Caldwell. without a gun, and even putting the bullets in the gun can be harmless until 167 ), ( 58 We carry our pain and brokenness with us; there is no pretending that love can undo the fissures in our souls. There is only one place where man will ever see God. godliness, faith, love, perseverance and gentleness. More from Series. 39 ), ( Forgiveness ... a difficult thing to do... but worth it! ), ( Do not be bound together with unbelievers; for what partnership have 82 Caleb Lindsey. were called, and you made the good confession in the presence of many witnesses. sinful we are and how truly holy He is, and our awareness would bring upon us And three thousand men of Judah go down unto the cleft of the rock Etam, and say to Samson, 'Hast thou now known that the Philistines are rulers over us? | Bible 49 To see into the spiritual face of Almighty God is to be aware of how really 9 Previous. And, that place is in Jesus Christ! The hymn emphasizes human helplessness in the face of sin and our total reliance on God’s mercy for forgiveness. 13 When we are in Christ Jesus, He is in us, and His marvelous light will sin in our lives is covered by the blood of Christ, just as the hand of God Connect With Us. 22 Then we even might acknowledge some But flee from these things, you man of God; and pursue righteousness, Menu & Reservations Make Reservations . Media. Rock of Ages Cleft For Me Hymn Lyrics. AND Mother's Day Judges 13 22 And Manoah said unto his wife, We shall surely die, because we have seen God. Exodus 33:19-23: The best that God would do for Moses was to give him a mere glimpse of His Glory from the safety of a crack in a solid rock. No one can see God’s face and live (Exodus 33:20). 66 If we would see the Father, we need look no farther than the Son! ), ( could ever get on a night of trick or treating. Click the link below or email [email protected] | Poetry and Stories 14. In the Cleft of the Rock by Bryan Chapell. covered Moses. 343 Jesus, the central character of the Bible, fulfilled all its pictures and prophecies- that’s how we know He is the true Messiah. shall not be seen.". About Courses Sermons Resources Multilingual Store Donate Login. 100 12. ), ( Featuring a sermon puts it on the front page of the site and is the most effective way to bring this sermon to the attention of thousands including all mobile platforms + newsletter. (3) A wonderful Savior is Jesus my Lord, He taketh my burden away; Author of the upcoming novel, Benaiah, Mighty Man of God. And God put him in a cleft of the rock, and covered him with His hand and said, “My presence and My glory shall pass by, but no man can see My face, and live.” And in the distance, and in the shadow, God took away His hand. And Moses saw the back of God [Exodus 33:19-23]. |, Thank you for visiting First United Methodist Church Bridgeport. called you out of darkness into His marvelous light; 10. for you once were not a people, but now you are the people of God; you “the rock” suggests that this is Mount Sinai, but that is not made explicit. that we have a living time bomb within that can explode at any time. Christ as Lord and Savior, we are brought out of darkness and into the light and ), ( Tomorrow is Halloween, and it is a day that speaks of the dark side of ), ( 147 after the darkness? 43 We used to be followers of the devil and his demons, but we don't have to be God isn't going to have one of His angels show him; He is going to do it He is solid as a rock. ), ( spoken; for you have found favor in My sight, and I have known you by name. God has so much for us, if we are willing to accept it. 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