There And Back Again Week 15 7.30.17

Sermon Notes

Slide: There and Back – Jericho




Biblically Based, Relationally Driven, Spirit-Led


SLIDE: Exploring the connections between the Old Testament and New Testaments is important for our faith journey.


The NT is read through the OT and then back again!

Figural reading.


Almost all events of Jesus have an OT connection.


Moses – Luke     


SLIDE:  Jesus approaches Jericho

       Luke 18:35-43 



Moses – Joshua


SLIDE:  Joshua and the fall of Jericho

Joshua 6:1-27   Pg. 173


Story of Joshua and Jericho  JOSHUA = GOD SAVES!

40 years earlier!


Joshua 2:3-11  Rahab and the spies

Total fear of Israel’s God!  Parted the waters.


SLIDE:  Patterns of Evidence: EXODUS


SLIDE:  Jesus approaches Jericho

       Luke 18:35-43 





SLIDE:  Jesus anointed by a Sinful Woman

Luke 7:50 Jesus said to the woman, “Your faith has SAVED you; go in peace.”


SLIDE:  Jesus of Nazareth, Son of David, LORD     


:43 he received his sight…  all the people “saw it”.


Joshua could “see Jericho”


IRONY!  –  The BLIND man could SEE Jesus.


ALL CHRISTIANS… GOD will give you Vision! 


#1. Giants


#2.  Nay sayers.  (Good enoughers)


2 Corinthians 5:7 For we live by faith, not by sight.



Pastor Pete Hartwig