Teacher – Disciple
Daniel 11:32 (KJV)
… but the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits.
How does this work? As you know God increases your faith
12 Pieces Each piece reveals something of God and how we relate
“He will teach us his ways, so that we may walk in his paths.”
Father Son loves provider protector leads
Son trusts and loyal
Shepherd Sheep Psalm 23 love
Know God as Teacher
Isaiah 48:17 (NKJV)
17 Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, The Holy One of Israel: “I am the LORD your God, Who teaches you to profit, Who leads you by the way you should go.
Profit means to be valuable
Isaiah 54:13 (NKJV)
13 All your children shall be taught by the LORD, And great shall be the peace of your children.
He offers Peace
Character : 11 unshared attributes
Four are negative
- infinite not finite
- immutable not changeable
- incomprehensible not understandable
- ineffable not describable
Three are ‘Omni’ which means all
Four are Comparative:
suggest comparisons with created things.
Psalm 145:3: “Great is theLord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom.”
“If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” (John 8:31b-32 NKJV)
The Word of God is infallible, inerrant, and flawless!
Do as The Disciple
“Show me your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth, and teach me: for you are the God of my salvation; on you do I wait all the day” Psalm 25:4,5
Know why you are going to the Master Teacher:
To Discover ways paths truth
Luke 2:40 (NKJV)
40 And the Child grew and became strong in spirit, filled with wisdom; and the grace of God was upon Him.
Luke 2:52 (NKJV)
52 And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.
“I do always those things that please him,” Christ said (John 8:29).
The example of Jesus spent time with the Father
Hebrews 5:8-9 (NKJV) though He was a Son, yet He learned obedience by the things which He suffered. 9 And having been perfected, He became the author of eternal salvation to all who obey Him.
The result became the best in his field with no competition