12/6/15 – Preparing for the journey of a lifetime

Preparing for the journey of a lifetime

John Stange

Text: Ezra 8:15-23
I. Gathering men of insight with servant’s hearts (v. 15-17)

Luke 5:27-28 – 27 After this he went out and saw a tax collector named Levi, sitting at the tax booth. And he said to him, “Follow me.” 28 And leaving everything, he rose and followed him.

II. Acknowledging God’s hand of favor (v. 18-20)

III. Humbling yourself before God (v. 21-23)