Eyes Have Not Seen ||Sermon|| Rev. Do you believe in the word the actual word god? Human imagination could not truly conceive of the majesty of life in the immediate presence of God. I think there is an element of truth in that they were not beleivers but we as believers are given glimpses of the eternal although we do see things dimly. Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so. Father, we wait expectantly upon Thee always thrilled to be in Thy house of worship and praise. Outlines. We are Abraham’s descendants by faith in the Son of the Promise, Jesus Christ. church of Christ, sermon outline, Heaven, no pain, beauty, salvation, how to, Charles A. (Transcribed from Actual Tape) November 17, 1985 - AM #485 EYE HATH NOT SEEN I Corinthians 2:6-16 I hope you have your Bibles open to I Corinthians chapter number two. Enter your email to get updates from Recognizing Christ. As a disciple does that mean student? Paul says, “as it is written.” Therefore to truly understand context one must ask, where is this written and trace the source text. How can anything be chosen totally literally don’t even Jesus said I will not speak to you lest it being parable. There are 3 fundamental rules of Bible study. Not just heaven. We have also seen deliverances from situations where there seemed to be no way out. 2:9) These words from the pen of the beloved Paul are often spoken at funerals . Jeremiah 6:16 thus says the Lord put the word law in there for a second. There are many other … We are redeemed by the blood of the Lamb, and we serve God in a new way, not under the Old Law of Moses, but under the New Covenant of grace in Christ Jesus, who fulfilled all of the requirements of the Law, once and for all, by dying on the cross for us. This is due to the fact that many think Paul here is peaking of heaven. I’ve read and watched movies like Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Narnia, etc. : The Fight Against Apathy, Recent Reading: Transposition, by C.S. But, there is a bright side! Things that we have not seen or heard. Just the usual ones. I did a search but didn’t find anymore. the first verse 9 is a quote– at the time it was first written it was future tense. It’s already been shown it’s already been dictated that’s already been written what are we doing? So, is your interpretation led by the Holy Spirit or by you? Dec 28, 2019. in Sermons. Did not Jesus say at the well God is Spirit? God’s revealed Word, now in our minds and written on our hearts by God, is now seen, heard and experienced through the good news of the gospel. Do you actually believe that you are created in the image and likeness? Well said Mr. Brown…. is one of my biggies. The thing which has been revealed to us is Christ Himself. But then again, I only vaguely remember hearing the verse used at all for some reason. And is not the word Lord synonymous with the word law? You get ‘Close Encounters of the God Kind.’ You get guys with no interest in the Bible coming into my workplace telling me that he died and rose from the dead and wants to tell me what Jesus is really like. Free Bible Course. Do you believe God has an opposite? And it was used, as it is typically used, to encourage Christians that they cannot imagine the things that God has prepared for them in heaven. Abraham’s reply, told by Jesus himself in Luke 16:29, is: These things God has revealed to us through the Spirit. This is the reason the ESV actually inserts a hyphen at the end of 2:9: The glories of heaven will be just that – glorious. Discover everything Scribd has to offer, including books and audiobooks from major publishers. Do you know God if so where do you find God? I think the author missed the main point and therefore, has faied to convince you of the danger of this misquotation. I will CONTINUE to teach that Heaven is beyond anything we can imagine and I KNOW THIS because this FACT has been revealed to us by the spirit!! Oh but we don’t believe that or worms of the Dust were miserable sinners is that right? “But as it is written” is to me a different thing altogether…..Isaiah 64:4 For from of old men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither hath the eye seen a God besides thee, who worketh for him that waiteth for him. Rob Bell doesn’t ask this many questions. Even our most creative and magnificent imaginations of God and what He does, has done, and will do are so weak, they can barely make the foggiest of images and experiences/senses. For since the beginning of the world men have not heard, nor perceived by the ear, neither hath, But now they desire a better country, that. Why do you choose to anthropomorphize God? No-one had conceived of His plan of salvation, the wisdom of Gods grace and mercy through the sacrifice of His Son was not fully understood… look at verse 8. if they had “seen or heard or known” they would not have crucified The Lord of Glory. Having the feelings and emotions that you have? and then there are times like the scripture that inspired this spirited post, that only the holy spirit can reveal the meaning. Like what you just read? If we follow these basic rules we will avoid the pitfall of misinterpretation. And did not Jesus teach them hey you didn’t quite apply this right the way the law states? But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God (1 Corinthians 2:9 10). Fear God, eschew evil, live by what God says. Pastor Alfred J. Chompff | Reformed Bible Church of Southern CA. They say, "Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him;" and there they stop, not seeing that the very marrow of the whole passage lies in this—"But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit." We can trust in that goodness and KNOW it is beyond what we can even begin to fathom. If God is for us, who can be against us? It is simply saying that BECAUSE we CANNOT see or imagine these things, the mere REALITY and FACT of Heaven being more wonderful than we can imagine has been revealed to us by the spirit, otherwise we wouldn’t KNOW it was beyond anything we can imagine because we’ve never SEEN IT. "But, as it is written, 'What no eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the human heart conceived, what God has prepared for those who love him' – these things God has revealed to us through the Spirit; for the Spirit searches everything, even the depths of God" (1 Cor. 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