The Way of the Master Week 4 Teacher: Evangelist Wilmer Nunez
Quiz • What is the key of knowledge? • What is the purpose of the Law? • How did Paul sought to persuade his hearers? • What is the effect of the law on a sinner? • Why must we present the law before grace? (Remember David's example with Nathan)
The sixth Commandment • “You shall not kill” Exodus 20:13 • God requires truth in the inward parts (Psalm 51:6) • Even human law condemns certain actions • Matthew 5:21,22 • 1 John 3:15
John 8:44 • Satan didn’t kill Adam and Eve physically but spiritually • This brought death to the human race thru sin (Romans 5:12) • If we hate someone, we wont share the Gospel out of concern for their salvation
Some state consider you guilty for being a bystander during a crime • God declares us guilty of murder if we don’t warn sinners that they are spiritually dead (Ezekiel 3:18)
The seventh Commandment • “You shall not commit adultery” (Exodus 20:14) • Matthew 5:27,28 • For sinners it is life’s greatest pleasure • It is God who brings us to our senses and shows us the end of our transgressions. (2 Timothy 2:25)
Lust is dangerous because it can produce fornication, adultery, perversion, rape, and even murder. • Lust caused Herod to kill the greatest of the prophets (John the Baptist) • James 1:15 • Proverbs 6:32 warns us
Sex is a gift of God for procreation and pleasure • The only time a husband and wife should refrain from the joys of sex is when they are praying and fasting; otherwise, they set themselves up for temptation (1 Corinthians 7:5) • A man should be ravished (enraptured) always with her love (Proverbs 5:18–20)
Galatians 5:19 lists adultery and fornication at the top of the list of works of the flesh. • Forsaking marriage leaves people with incurable diseases. • Fornicators take what is could be lawfully be he as a gift of God and corrupts it.
The fornicator not only sins against God, but his body too. (1 Corinthians 6:18” • No fornicator will inherit the kingdom of God (1 Corinthians 6:9) • “Abstain from fleshly lusts which war against the soul” (1 Peter 2:11).
If battling lust, don’t be discouraged • Pornography • Make no provision for your flesh (Romans 13:14; 1 Peter 2:11). • If you give yourself to it, you will become its slave (Romans 6:16).
The eight Commandment • “You shall not steal” (Exodus 20:15) • Theft is theft no matter what you stole • Taking from a wallet • 1 Corinthians 6:10