Hillview Baptist Church
Morning Worship, August 25, 2019
      • Jeremiah 1:4–10ESV

  • Nothing But The Blood / O Happy Day
  • Every Praise
  • Doxology
      • Psalm 119:89–120ESV

  • God Of Wonders
  • Your Name
  • Come Ye Sinners
  • Opening Prayer
    Introduction
    Conspiracy theories
    Different kind of scripture reading
    Scripture Reading
    Psalm 119:23 ESV
    23 Even though princes sit plotting against me, your servant will meditate on your statutes.
    Psalm 119:42 ESV
    42 then shall I have an answer for him who taunts me, for I trust in your word.
    Psalm 119:51 ESV
    51 The insolent utterly deride me, but I do not turn away from your law.
    Psalm 119:150 ESV
    150 They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law.
    Psalm 119:61 ESV
    61 Though the cords of the wicked ensnare me, I do not forget your law.
    Psalm 119:86 ESV
    86 All your commandments are sure; they persecute me with falsehood; help me!
    Psalm 119:95 ESV
    95 The wicked lie in wait to destroy me, but I consider your testimonies.
    Psalm 119:110 ESV
    110 The wicked have laid a snare for me, but I do not stray from your precepts.
    Psalm 119:121 ESV
    121 I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.
    Psalm 119:134 ESV
    134 Redeem me from man’s oppression, that I may keep your precepts.
    Psalm 119:157 ESV
    157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, but I do not swerve from your testimonies.
    Psalm 119:161 ESV
    161 Princes persecute me without cause, but my heart stands in awe of your words.
    Psalm 119:67 ESV
    67 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your word.
    Psalm 119:71 ESV
    71 It is good for me that I was afflicted, that I might learn your statutes.
    Psalm 119:143 ESV
    143 Trouble and anguish have found me out, but your commandments are my delight.
    Psalm 119:153 ESV
    153 Look on my affliction and deliver me, for I do not forget your law.
    The Psalmist was persecuted
    princes were plotting against
    Are there people plotting against the church today? Satan?
    He was being taunted
    Possible today?
    He was slandered
    Is the church slandered today?
    Transition Question: How can you withstand persecution?

    I. To withstand persecution, know the Word

    Know that you will be persecuted
    Know that God is Sovereign
    Know that God is Good

    II. To withstand persecution, keep the Word

    Pray
    Psalm 119:134
    Psalm 119:134 ESV
    134 Redeem me from man’s oppression, that I may keep your precepts.
    Psalm 119:153 ESV
    153 Look on my affliction and deliver me, for I do not forget your law.
    Walk
    Psalm 119:121 ESV
    121 I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors.
    Psalm 119:134 ESV
    134 Redeem me from man’s oppression, that I may keep your precepts.
    Psalm 119:157 ESV
    157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, but I do not swerve from your testimonies.
    Go on the offensive (not the defensive)

    III. To withstand persecution, trust the Word

    God promises that you can withstand
    We have already discussed God’s sovereignty and goodness, don’t just know it, trust it.
    chair illustration

    IV. To withstand persecution, realize that it is good

    Psalm 119:71 ESV
    71 It is good for me that I was afflicted, that I might learn your statutes.
    Psalm 119:67 ESV
    67 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your word.
    Gospel
      • Psalm 119:23NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:42NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:51NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:150NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:61NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:86NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:95NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:110NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:121NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:134NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:157NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:161NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:67NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:71NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:143NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:153NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:134NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:153NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:121NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:134NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:157NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:71NIV2011

      • Psalm 119:67NIV2011

  • There Is Power In The Blood (Power In The Blood)
      • Numbers 6:24–26ESV

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