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Delivered By
Parental Faith
Delivered On
August 13, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Central Passage
Hebrews 11:23
Subject
Parental Faith
Description

Parental Faith

Text: Hebrews 11:23

Parents: Their Child (Hebrews 11:23)

Amram (the father) and Jochebed (the mother)Their faith was superb.

1. The presence of faith. "By faith... his parents" (Hebrews 11:23). 

2. The partnership of faith. "By faith... his parents" (Hebrews 11:23)

3. The perceiving by faith. "They saw he was a proper child" (Hebrews 11:23). 

4. The priority of faith. "Hid three months of [by] his parents" (Hebrews 11:23). 

5. The peace from faith. "They were not afraid of the king's commandment" (Hebrews 11:23).

6.  The protection in faith. "Was hid three moths of [by] his parents" (Hebrews 11:23). 

7.  The prudence of faith. 

"When he was born, was hid three months of [by] his parents (Hebrews 11:23). 

Background Scripture:  Exodus 2:1-10

Introduction: We are not talking about Moses’ faith at this time. We are talking about the faith of Moses’ Parents Amram and Jochebed. 

Amram = Exalted People     Jochebed = Jah is honour 

I. FAITH’S VISION

(They Saw The Will Of God)  Exodus 2:2 

1.) They Worked God’s Will In Moses’ Life.

2.) They Gave A Vision To Moses. 

3.) They Saw The Good And Brought Out The Best In Moses.

II. FAITH’S VENTURE

(They Did The Will Of God)  Exodus 2:3-4

Proverbs 22:6

A.) True Faith Always Produces Action.   James 2:17

Proverbs 22:6

B.) We learn from these two godly Parents that: 

1.) Faith Is Not:  (1) Fatalism   (2) Fanaticism   (3) Fear

2.) Real Faith Is Belief With Legs On It.         

III. FAITH’S VALOR

(They Fear Not Pharaoh’s Commands) 

Hebrews 11:23Exodus 1:22

A.) Fear Is The Opposite Of Faith.

B.) Instead Of Asking People How Are You Feeling, Maybe We Should Be Asking: How Are You Faithing.  

Dark Days that are out of our control. II Kings 20:12-19

Hezekiah is sacrificing the permeant upon the altar of the immediate  II Kings 20:19  Hezekiah’s Failure To Have Faith For The Future Of His Family

IV. FAITH’S VICTORY

(They Raised A Child That God Used Greatly) Hebrews 11:24-26 

Moses’ Baby Story Moses’ Parents Amram and Jochebed Exodus 2:1-10 Faith honors God, and God honors faith.  

Jochubed was paid by the daughter of Pharaoh to nurse and raise her own child.    Act s 7:22   

A.) Victory In Life Hebrews 11:23

B.) Victory In Leading  Hebrews 11:23

C.) Victory In Love       Romans 5:1-2 

Moses was great because he had to great parents. 

 

They were great in their faith in God.  Ephesians 2:8-9