Ever wish you had paid more attention in seminary? Struggling with preparing a sermon? GuideStone President O.S. Hawkins wants to help pastors with useful resources to help them as they serve the Lord.
With more than a quarter century of pastoral leadership, Hawkins makes available some of his most popular sermon outlines for pastors, Sunday school teachers and other Bible study leaders. These free resources can help you as you prepare your sermon or lesson each week.
SOS: Solving our setbacks
I. Acknowledge the source of our setbacks (vv. 1-3).
A. Self-reliance (vv.1-2a).
B. Self-confidence (v. 3).
C. Self-centeredness (v. 1).
II. Ascertain the side effects of our setbacks (vv. 4-9).
A. Brings defeat (vv. 4-5a).
B. Brings discouragement (v. 7).
C. Brings doubt (vv. 8-9a).
D. Brings dishonor (v. 9b).
III. Apply the solution to our setbacks (vv. 10-21).
A. Conviction (vv. 10a, lla, 12b).
B. Consecration (v. 13).
C. Compliance (v. 16).
D. Confession (vv. 20-21).