Better :: A Better Jonah
April 4, 2021 • Jason Smith
A Better Jonah Jason Smith April 4, 2021 TRUTH: Jesus is the greatest power in our greatest storm TEXT: Jonah 1:7-16 Jesus is a better Jonah because… 1. Jonah caused his own storm… Jesus’ storm is caused by me! 2. Jonah was unwilling to reach those whom he believed didn’t deserve grace… Jesus is willing to reach those whom He knows don’t deserve it! 3. Jonah sat in the belly of a whale for 3 days, Jesus died and went to Hell for 3 days. 4. Jonah’s life gave a few a chance, Jesus’ life gives all humanity a chance.
Better :: A Better Issac
March 28, 2021 • Jason Smith
A Better Issac Jason Smith March 28, 2021 TRUTH: Jesus was the sacrifice that God provided on our behalf TEXT: Genesis 22:1-14 Jesus is seen through Isaac as… 1. Both were miraculously conceived 2. Both are their father’s one and only son 3. Both carry the very wood up the hill 4. Both were to be sacrificial lambs provided by God 5. Both submitted in obedience without resisting 6. Both were to be sacrificed by their father 7. But Jesus…was actually sacrificed!
Better :: A Better Adam
March 14, 2021 • Jason Smith
A Better Adam Jason Smith March 14, 2021 TRUTH: Jesus knows how to overcome temptation TEXT: Genesis 3:1–7; Matthew 26:36–46; 4:1-17 Jesus is a better Adam because… 1. He desires to please God more than self 2. He knows He is never alone 3. He knows that Satan will attack where we are vulnerable 4. He knows God’s Word will guide Him
Better :: It’s All About Jesus
March 7, 2021 • Jason Smith
It’s All About Jesus Jason Smith March 7, 2021 TRUTH: Jesus is the focus of all of Scripture TEXT: Luke 24:13-35 The OT presents a… 1. Problem that only Jesus can solve 2. Promise that only Jesus can fulfill 3. Need that only Jesus can meet 4. Theme that only Jesus can resolve 5. Story that only Jesus can conclude