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COVENANTS"Christ dazzles me and stirs within me such feelings ofamazement that I can never get over Him.“ A.W. Tozer
"Christ dazzles me and   stirs within me such feelings of amazementthat I can never get over     Him.“ A.W. Tozer
What’s the difference between a      covenant & a contract?          Covenant                   Contract• it’s the most so...
• Robe
• Belt
• Sacrifices
• Terms
• Names
Scar / Ring
• Meal
• Memorial
Think of a perfume bottle
LOVE DOES NOT SUSTAIN      A MARRIAGETHE MARRIAGE COVENANT     SUSTAINS LOVE
1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does  not boast, it is not proud. 5 It is not rud...
Patience      Kindness    Not boasting      Not proud      Not rude   Not self seeking      Not angry No record of wrongsD...
"Christ dazzles me and   stirs within me such feelings of amazementthat I can never get over     Him.“ A.W. Tozer
Covenants & Contracts
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Covenants & Contracts

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Sermon - 30 September 2012
by Bruce McCallum

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Covenants & Contracts

  1. 1. COVENANTS"Christ dazzles me and stirs within me such feelings ofamazement that I can never get over Him.“ A.W. Tozer
  2. 2. "Christ dazzles me and stirs within me such feelings of amazementthat I can never get over Him.“ A.W. Tozer
  3. 3. What’s the difference between a covenant & a contract? Covenant Contract• it’s the most solemn of • Agreement between 2 all agreements parties • Irrevocable • Dependent on the • In-dissolvable performance of each • a commitment valid party until death • If one fails to perform • Sealed in blood satisfactorily – the other party may • Not dependent on cancel! performance.
  4. 4. • Robe
  5. 5. • Belt
  6. 6. • Sacrifices
  7. 7. • Terms
  8. 8. • Names
  9. 9. Scar / Ring
  10. 10. • Meal
  11. 11. • Memorial
  12. 12. Think of a perfume bottle
  13. 13. LOVE DOES NOT SUSTAIN A MARRIAGETHE MARRIAGE COVENANT SUSTAINS LOVE
  14. 14. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps norecord of wrongs. 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. 8 Love never fails.
  15. 15. Patience Kindness Not boasting Not proud Not rude Not self seeking Not angry No record of wrongsDoes not delight in evil Rejoices in truth Protects Trusts Hopes Perseveres
  16. 16. "Christ dazzles me and stirs within me such feelings of amazementthat I can never get over Him.“ A.W. Tozer

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