Vengeance

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Discover what the true vengeance of God is and how we can participate in that. It is getting even with all the wrong ever done to us.

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Vengeance

  1. 1. Vengeance true meaning of getting even
  2. 2. What Is Jesus Mission?• John 3:16• We know that Jesus came to love us• We know that Jesus died for our sins• What was Jesus mission statement?• Did you know Jesus came for revenge?
  3. 3. Luke 4:14-21
  4. 4. Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about himspread through the whole countryside. He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him.
  5. 5. He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbathday he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. And he stood up to read. The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written:
  6. 6. The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent meto proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, to proclaim the year of the Lords favor.
  7. 7. Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down.The eyes of everyone in the synagoguewere fastened on him, and he began by saying to them, Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.
  8. 8. Jesus Takes Our Pain Away
  9. 9. Jesus p0wnz!
  10. 10. Jesus p0wnz!• Jesus launches his teaching here• Got up and turned right to the place in the scroll that was handed to him• Read that he was the fulfillment of the prophecy of Isaiah• That shut everyone up!• What did Jesus come to do?
  11. 11. What Is Vengeance?
  12. 12. It is mine to avenge; I will repay. In due time their foot will slip; their day of disaster is nearand their doom rushes upon them. Deuteronomy 32:35
  13. 13. noun: vengeance, retribution, payback the act of taking revenge harming someone in retaliationfor something harmful that they have done especially in the next life
  14. 14. Isaiah 61:1-3
  15. 15. The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is on me, because the LORD has anointed me to preach good news to the poor.He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners
  16. 16. Planned Tangent!• What is the good news?• He was sent with the favor of God!• Who is brokenhearted and what does that mean?• What does it mean to bind up?• Jesus is the healer and lover of our soul
  17. 17. The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is on me, because the LORD has anointed me to preach good news to the poor.He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners
  18. 18. to proclaim the year of the LORDs favor and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn
  19. 19. and provide for those who grieve in Zion to bestow on them: a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, and a garment of praiseinstead of a spirit of despair
  20. 20. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the LORDfor the display of his splendor
  21. 21. Instead...• He takes what we deserve• He gives us the exact opposite• He provides something in place of something else• God offers us a free replacement• Why? To show God s glory and splendor
  22. 22. Total Vengeance• Our God loves getting even• Our God loves doing the impossible• Our God s idea of vengeance is so cool• He takes every ever done wrong to you• He smashes it into the enemy s face• Jesus converts curses into blessings
  23. 23. Deuteronomy 11:26-28
  24. 24. See, I am setting before you today a blessing and a cursethe blessing if you obey the commands of the LORD your God that I am giving you today;the curse if you disobey the commands of the LORD your God and turn from the way that Icommand you today by following other gods, which you have not known.
  25. 25. Jesus Breaks The Curse• Jesus came to fulfill the prophecy• Jesus came to fulfill the law• The law brings the curse of death because we cannot follow it• We all live in separation from God• Jesus came to steal and give back what that enemy stole!
  26. 26. What Has BeenStolen From You? • Your life • Your mom or dad • Your reputation • Your innocence • Your future • Your blessing
  27. 27. Jesus steals back your life and returns it to us with interest
  28. 28. You are people of the blessingAnd not the people of the curse
  29. 29. We p0wn. w00t!• I am Jesus am you can be too• Jesus was in the power of the Spirit• The Isaiah verse applies to those whom God s spirit is upon• If you believe and want to receive this anointing, God is faithful to provide it• This becomes your mission statement
  30. 30. What Is Your Mission?

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