Time to Celebrate God's Faithfulness

Esther 9-10

 

I.  God is faithful to us personally.

 

         A.  Mordecai was unknown but obedient.                   Esth 2:5-7, 20-22; 3;2-4; 4:1-4,13-14

         B.  Mordecai was acknowledged, promoted, and entrusted while remaining obedient. 

                                                                              Esth.6:1-11, 13; 8:1-2, 7-8, 15, 9:3-4, 10:2-3

 

II.  God is faithful to us collectively as His people.

 

         A.  The Jews were oppressed and threatened.                            Esth.3:13-15, 5:14; 8:5-8

         B.  The Jews were empowered and victorious.      Esth. 8:11-12, 17; 9:2-3, 5-6, 13, 16; 10:3

 

III.  God is working throughout Esther to receive the honor and glory from all people.

        A.  He works in ways seen and unseen.                                                           Job 34:16-20

        B.  God's desire is for us to celebrate Him! 

 

Are there times when you feel like the “little” bit that you do for God doesn't make any difference?

 

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Are there times when you feel threatened or oppressed by others?

 

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Do you believe that God sees you and do you trust Him to work out your situation?

 

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Do you understand that God is causing or allowing everything that happens in order for us to celebrate Him?

 

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