Such A Time As This

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Esther reminds us that God uses people to accomplish his will. We must not think of reasons to excuse ourselves from his service. She teaches us to prepare spiritually, go boldly, and not worry about the cost.

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Such A Time As This

  1. 1. Such A Time as This Esther 4:13-14
  2. 2. Everybody Somebody Anybody Nobody
  3. 3. What Must we learn from Esther?
  4. 4. “Do NOT think...” “in the king's palace you will escape any more than all the other Jews” I’M SAFE!
  5. 5. “Do NOT think...” “For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father's house will perish.“ I’LL KEEP SILENT!
  6. 6. “Do NOT think...” “And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?” IT’S SOMEBODY ELSE’S PROBLEM!
  7. 7. “Do NOT think...” IT’S SOMEBODY ELSE’S PROBLEM! I’M SAFE! I’LL KEEP SILENT!
  8. 8. “Fast on my behalf”
  9. 9. “Fast on my behalf” “I will go”
  10. 10. “Fast on my behalf” “I will go” “If I perish, I perish”
  11. 11. “Fast on my behalf” “I will go” “If I perish, I perish”
  12. 12. Such a time as this?
  13. 13. But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession 1 Peter 2:9-10
  14. 14. But God has so composed the body 1 Corinthians 12:24
  15. 15. when each part is working properly, makes the body grow Ephesians 4:16
  16. 16. Such a time as this!
  17. 17. Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for Jehovah your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9
  18. 18. Will today be the day you decide to go to heaven?
  19. 19. Photo Credits: (All photos from istockphoto.com, crestock.com, bigstock.com, dreamtime.com, thinkstock.com, and shutterstock.com are copyright protected. They are used by permission. Please do not reuse without permission.) Esther Picutres: http://www.dsmedia.org/resources/illustrations/sweet-publishing/esther Woman: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b6/Bejeweled_Girl_Portrait.jpg/559px-Bejeweled_Girl_Portrait.jpg Blame: http://www.rohitrohila.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/06/people.jpg Empty Pews: iStock_000000177398Small Silhouettes, heart:Crestock: 4290851-org Alarm Clock: http://pixabay.com/en/time-timer-clock-watch-hour-371226/
  20. 20. Miscellaneous 2014 #05 Such A Time As This Esther 4:14-15 Compiled and Presented by: Dave Stewart 6 July 2014 www.churchofchristmiranda.com Synopsis: Esther reminds us that God uses people to accomplish his will. We must not think of reasons to excuse ourselves from his service. She teaches us to prepare spiritually, go boldly, and not worry about the cost. “Let all that you do be done with love.” "Unless otherwise indicated, all Scripture quotations are from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version, copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved.”

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