SCRIPTURE: 2 Samuel 18:31-19:8a The Reformed Presbyterian Church Fulton, NY
SERMON: A Father’s Grief 17 June 2012



INTRODUCTION: GOD’S FAITHFULNESS (2Sam.11:1f with chps.12-20; see Amos 3:2)


A. COVENANT COMMITMENTS (2Sam.7:14f; Ps.89:26f; see Dt.30:1f; Heb.12:5f)


B. RAPE FOR RAPE (2Sam.11:4; 12:9,11; 13:14; 16:22; see Ex.21:24; see 1Th.4:6; Heb.13:4)


C. MURDER FOR MURDER (2Sam.11:14f; 12:9,10; 13:28f; 18:14f)


D. SOVEREIGNTY & RESPONSIBILITY (see Rom.9:17,14ff)


E. UNBEARABLE GRIEF (2Sam.18:33; 19:1,4f; see 12:16f; 13:37f; 2Kngs2:12; 13:14 /Lk13:34,35; 19:41f /Mt27:46)



I. A FATHER’S GRIEF OVER HIS SIN IMITATED


A. ORIGINAL SIN (Ps.51:5; see Gen.3:1f; 4:8f; see Lk.1:35; 3:23)


B. PERSONAL SIN (2Sam.11:4; 12:9-11; see Dt.5:9; Ezk.18:14f)


C. PATERNAL SIN (1Kngs.1:6(1Sam.3:13); see Prov.13:24; 19:18; 23:13; Eph.6:4; see Ps.103:8,13,14)


D. OFFICIAL SIN (Ps.72:1f; 101:8,1f; Dt.17:18f; see 2Sam.13:21,36f; 14:21f,33; 15:1-6(14:4f))


E. DEATH FOR SIN (2Sam.18:33-19:4; see 12:9,10; see Rom.6:23; Jms.1:15)



II. A FATHER’S GRIEF OVER HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS REJECTED


A. ORIGINAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (Gen.1:26f; Eph.4:24f(18); see Ps.8:4)


B. PERSONAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (1Kngs.15:5; Dt.5:10; 7:9; Ps.103:17,18; Ezk.18:5f,10f)


C. PATERNAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (1Kngs.2:3,4; see Ps.78:3f; 72:1f; Prov.6:20; 17:25; Is.30:9; Lk.15:11f; 19:41f(13:34f); 2Tm.1:5; 3:14f)


D. OFFICIAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (Ps.101:1f; see 2Sam.8:15; 12:5,6; 14:8f; 19:29(9:9f; 16:4); Jer.33:15)


E. DEATH FOR SIN (2Sam.18:33-19:4; see 12:9,10; see Rom.6:23; Jms.1:15)



III. IMITATE DAVID IN HIS GRIEF! (2Sam.18:33-19:8a; 12:1-15; Ps.32,51; see Job 1:22; Heb.12:7f; 13:7; 2Tm.3:14-17)

SCRIPTURE: 2 Samuel 18:31-19:8a The Reformed Presbyterian Church Fulton, NY
SERMON: A Father’s Grief 17 June 2012



INTRODUCTION: GOD’S ____________________ FAITHFULNESS (2Sam.11:1f with chps.12-20; see Amos 3:2)


A. ______________________ COVENANT COMMITMENTS (2Sam.7:14f; Ps.89:26f; see Dt.30:1f; Heb.12:5f)


B. RAPE FOR __________________ RAPE (2Sam.11:4; 12:9,11; 13:14; 16:22; see Ex.21:24; see 1Th.4:6; Heb.13:4)


C. ___________________ MURDER FOR MURDER (2Sam.11:14f; 12:9,10; 13:28f; 18:14f)


D. SOVEREIGNTY & ______________________________ RESPONSIBILITY (see Rom.9:17,14ff)


E. __________________ UNBEARABLE GRIEF (2Sam.18:33; 19:1,4f; see 12:16f; 13:37f; 2Kngs2:12; 13:14 /Lk13:34,35; 19:41f /Mt27:46)



I. A FATHER’S GRIEF OVER HIS SIN ______________________ IMITATED


A. ORIGINAL SIN (Ps.51:5; see Gen.3:1f; 4:8f; see Lk.1:35; 3:23)


B. ________________ PERSONAL SIN (2Sam.11:4; 12:9-11; see Dt.5:9; Ezk.18:14f)


C. PATERNAL SIN (1Kngs.1:6(1Sam.3:13); see Prov.13:24; 19:18; 23:13; Eph.6:4; see Ps.103:8,13,14)


D. _____________________ OFFICIAL SIN (Ps.72:1f; 101:8,1f; Dt.17:18f; see 2Sam.13:21,36f; 14:21f,33; 15:1-6(14:4f))


E. ________________ DEATH FOR SIN (2Sam.18:33-19:4; see 12:9,10; see Rom.6:23; Jms.1:15)



II. A FATHER’S GRIEF OVER HIS __________________________ RIGHTEOUSNESS REJECTED


A. __________________ ORIGINAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (Gen.1:26f; Eph.4:24f(18); see Ps.8:4)


B. PERSONAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (1Kngs.15:5; Dt.5:10; 7:9; Ps.103:17,18; Ezk.18:5f,10f)


C. ________________________ PATERNAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (1Kngs.2:3,4; see Ps.78:3f; 72:1f; Prov.6:20; 17:25; Is.30:9; Lk.15:11f; 19:41f(13:34f); 2Tm.1:5; 3:14f)


D. OFFICIAL RIGHTEOUSNESS (Ps.101:1f; see 2Sam.8:15; 12:5,6; 14:8f; 19:29(9:9f; 16:4); Jer.33:15)


E. DEATH FOR __________ SIN (2Sam.18:33-19:4; see 12:9,10; see Rom.6:23; Jms.1:15)



III. ____________________ IMITATE DAVID IN HIS _________ GRIEF! (2Sam.18:33-19:8a; 12:1-15; Ps.32,51; see Job 1:22; Heb.12:7f; 13:7; 2Tm.3:14-17)


Prepared by Teaching Elder Kit Swartz Reformed Presbyterian Church Eph.4:11,12; 1Tim.4:12-16; 5:17; Ezra 7:10; Mal.2:7 Audio at www.reformedvoice.com

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