Introduction• Have you ever felthopelessness or despair?• Have you sometimes felt aloneand without help?• In life we need to have afoundation!• Through the lives of those weread about in Scripture we canlearn how to have thefoundation we need. Let’ssearch and see how God helpsus to get our life in order.
My Rock Is Dependable• Christ is the Rock! 1 Cor. 10:4– He is our foundation!1 Cor. 3:11; 2 Timothy 2:19– He doesn’t change. Heb. 13:8– He’s Faithful… Hebrews 13:5,1 Corinthians 10:13– He is perfect… Deut. 32:4;Hebrews 4:15– He is our strong refuge, rock,and fortress, our salvation!Psalm 71:3
My Rock Is Caring• He knows when I am not caring.Deut. 32:15, 18–He teaches me how to care…Mark 12:30-31• He is unique, there is no other.2 Samuel 22:32• He establishes us upon a rock.Psalm 27:5; Mt. 7:24-27
My Rock Is My Guide• He leads me…Proverbs 3:5-6; Psalm 31:3• We need help! Jeremiah10:23; Proverbs 14:12• We can follow Him. Isaiah 51:1– He has the words of eternal life!John 6:68– He is the God of Truth! Jn. 14:6;Psalm 119:151
My Rock Is My God• The Lord… Psalm 71:1-6• The God of my salvation…2 Samuel 22:47• Strength, buckler, high tower,etc. Psalm 18:2• He is Deserving of my worship.Psalm 71:6; 18:46
My Rock Is MyComforter• He is the God of all comfort!2 Corinthians 1:3-4• He comforts through theScriptures… Romans 15:4• In the Holy Spirit… Acts 9:31• All things are done throughChrist… Philippians 4:13;John 16:13-15
My Rock Is Great!• God is our amazing helper!Psalm 46:1• We should allow God to help us.Matthew 7:7• Is Jesus your Lord today?John 20:28• You can have Him as Lord andbe His disciple! Mt. 28:19-20– Hear & believe-Rom.10:17,Repent-Lk.13:3, Confess-Rom.10:10, Be Baptized-Acts22:16