By Faith: Noah
I. Heeding God’s warnings begins with the right attitude towards God.
A. God’s warnings are meant for your good. (2 Timothy 3:16)
B. Respond to God’s warnings in godly fear.
- Take God’s warnings seriously.
- Treat God with reverence, awe and respect. (Genesis 6:13; Psalm 115:3; Galatians 6:7; Hebrews 4:13)
II. Heeding God’s warnings means taking appropriate action.
A. Follow God’s instructions exactly. (Genesis 6:22, 7:5)
III. Heeding God’s warnings will make you stand out in the crowd.
A. Your faith in God condemns the unbelieving world around you. (Genesis 6:9)
B. The world will not treat you well when you stand for God. (John 15:18-19; 1 Peter 4:3-5; 2 Peter 2:5)
IV. Heeding God’s warnings will bring you great benefit in this life and the next.
A. Noah’s faith saved himself, his family and the future human race.
B. Noah became heir of the righteousness that comes by faith. (Isaiah 64:6; Luke 17:26-27; Philippians 3:9)