God Still Speaks - Obadiah - Small Book, Big Message
Topic: Minor Prophets Scripture: Obadiah 1:1–21
- Obadiah speaks against a divided nation...so to speak.
- We don't know much about this Obadiah.
- The Edomites came from the descendants of Esau.
- God is letting the Edomites know they were not as secure as they thought they were.
- God tells the Edomites that Israel will possess them.
- God rebukes Edom through the prophetic message of Obadiah & lets them know "I will bring you down".
This small book of Obadiah sends out the big message: God is in _____ _____ of human history & the future & we will _____ _____ to Him.
3 WAYS WE SHOULD RESPOND TO THIS PROPHETIC MESSAGE
1. This message calls for us to always be _____ of how we _____ _____.
- Remember the golden rule.
- Galatians 6:7-8
2. We should keep our _____ in _____.
- Prideful atheism is on the rise.
- A few hundred years after this prophecy, the nation of Edom ceased to exist.
3. We need to put our _____ & _____ in God & _____ it there.
- Many nations have come & gone.
- Obadiah states that only one kingdom will be left standing.
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