NORTHWEST FILIPINO BAPTIST CHURCH

Sermon

 

 

 
Attitude of Gratitude
(Luke 17:11-19)
Sermon Outline
Delivered by Bro. Butch Evangelista III
Introduction

     A.   Why Luke’s Gospel – Bible p.1068-1069

      B.    Sin of Ingratitude (Reasons) 

1.Picture of the “Last Days” – Romans 1:21; 2 Timothy 3:1-5

 

2.We have more “things” today – Illustration:  Walk-in Closets  

 

3.An attitude that assumes we deserve the “good life”

               

TRUTH:  We deserve nothing because of sin.

          We deserved death (Romans 6:23)

 

“For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God 
is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”   

     C.   We Ungrateful to:

1.        Our Parents – Illustration:  Nursing Home

 

2.        Our Peers (Fellow-men) –     

 

3.        Our Provider (God) – Illustration:  Hot/Cold Springs in Mexico

 

OUTLINE

 

     I.  It is COMMANDED by God.

A.  Old Testament – 1 Chronicles 16:8; Psalm 100:4 

B.  New Testament - Colossians 3:15,16; 
1 Thessalonians 5:18; Hebrews 12:28

 

II. It is COMMENDED by God.

          

A.     Old Testament – Psalm 92:1

B.      New Testament – Luke 17:18

 

III. It must be COMMUNICATED to our children.

 

A.     In Our Homes – Deuteronomy 6:7; Psalm 79:13  

Illustrations: Children and Gifts 

Charis’ “Thanks much"  

 

B.      In Our Church – through Sunday School

 

APPLICATIONS

 

A.    When was the last time you really thanked your parents?

 

B. Have you neglected to acknowledge (thanked) others? 

 

C.  Ten Things To Thank The Lord for:

 

1.  Chronicles 16:34, “Give thanks to Lord for he is good; 

 

2.  his love endures forever.”

 

3.  Psalm 7:17, “I will give thanks to the Lord because his righteousness…”

 

4.  Psalm 75:1, “…,we give thanks, for your Name is near; (Presence)

 

5.  Psalm 107:8, “….give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love 

 

6.  and his wonderful deeds for men,”  

 

7.  Psalm 118:21, “I will give thanks, for you answered me;….”

 

8.  Lamentations 3:22-23, “….for his compassions never fail….

 

9.    great is your faithfulness.

 

10. 1 Corinthians 15:57, “But thanks be to God!  
He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”