126 Mount Olive Church Rd Moultrie, GA 31788

Sunday 10:30 a.m., 6:00 p.m. | (229) 985-4994

Sermon Audio: December 22, 2019 – PM Service


Download File | File Size 6MB


Sunday, December 22, 2019

December 22, 2019 - PM Service

Andy Cashwell


Lord’s Supper-Christmas 2019—Anticipation
Children are filled with anticipation…..presents…..
Adults are filled with anticipation…..food and family…..watching…..
Simeon was filled with anticipation……Waiting for the Consolation of Israel
            Waiting for the Consolation of Israel
                    Waiting-prosdechomai—ready and willing….waiting with great expectation for all that is hoped for, he had a personal investment.  He was going to die soon, but God had made a promise to Simeon the he would not see death until he had seen the Lord’s Christ.
                    Consolation of Israel—paraklesis——to call to one’s side, giving encouragement, calling, comforting, personal exhortation that delivers the “evidence that stands up in God’s court”, intimate call that someone gives to personally delver God’s verdict.
Notice it is for the consolation of Israel.  He came to deliver Israel.  But Israel rejected Him.  So then His attention turned to bring consolation to the gentiles.
God’s verdict for everyone of us is “guilty”.  For all who commit sin, the verdict is guilty.  So all of us are guilty.   If you are a sinner you might as well go ahead and plead “guilty.”  For all who do not commit sin the verdict is “Not Guilty.”  Jesus is the only One Who is not guilty.

Scripture Reference

There are currently no scripture references for this sermon.


anticipation, bible, lords supper, Luke, scripture, simeon