Is There Anything Too Hard For God? --- Travis Case Web Site
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Travis Case, Pastor/Teacher                         Northgate Baptist Church
"A merry heart doeth good like a medicine:"   (Prov. 17:22)


Is There Anything Too Hard For God?


Genesis 18:10-14, "And he said, I will certainly return unto thee according to the time of life; and, lo, Sarah thy wife shall have a son. And Sarah heard it in the tent door, which was behind him. 11 Now Abraham and Sarah were old and well stricken in age; and it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women. 12 Therefore Sarah laughed within herself, saying, After I am waxed old shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also? 13 And the LORD said unto Abraham, Wherefore did Sarah laugh, saying, Shall I of a surety bear a child, which am old? 14 Is any thing too hard for the LORD? At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son."

Introduction:

A. Allow God to take this question and Apply It to your own heart and soul.

B. Many of you face Tremendous Problems:

1. Domestic problems,

2. Unsaved loved one,

3. Physical problems,

4. Spiritual problems,

5. Financial problems,

6. Church problems,

7. Friendship problems,

C. There are Five Conclusions that come from this question:

I. There Is No Promise Too Hard For God To Fulfill.

A. It is said that there are about 30,000 Promises in the Bible.

B. As long as the Christians, By Faith, can lay hold on the promises of God; there is Never Any Need To Admit Defeat in the Lord's work.

C. Matthew 21:21-22, "Jesus answered and said unto them, Verily I say unto you, If ye have faith, and doubt not, ye shall not only do this which is done to the fig tree, but also if ye shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; it shall be done. 22 And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive."

II. There Is No Prayer Too Hard For God To Answer.

A. Jeremiah 33:3, "Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not."

1. Prayer is God's Way Out for us.

Philippians 4:6, "Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God."

2. It is our Way Into Him.

1 Timothy 2:5, "For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;"

3. It is God Way Over ever barrier.

Mark 9:23, "Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth."

B. Psalm 65:2, "O thou that hearest prayer, unto thee shall all flesh come."

III. There Is No Problem Too Hard For God To Solve.

A. There is no individual who can truthfully say that they do not have a problem.

B. Much of the Bible is taken up with God Solving the problems of His children.

C. Matthew 6:25-34, "Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment? 26 Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they? 27 Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature? 28 And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: 29 And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. 30 Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to day is, and to morrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith? 31 Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink? or, Wherewithal shall we be clothed? 32 (For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things. 33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. 34 Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof."

IV. There Is No Church Too Hard For God To Revive.

A. In the Bible there is the Prayer For Revival.

Habakkuk 3:2, "O LORD, I have heard thy speech, and was afraid: O LORD, revive thy work in the midst of the years, in the midst of the years make known; in wrath remember mercy."

B. In the Bible, there is the Challenging Need of Revival.

Psalm 86:5, "For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee."

C. In the Bible, there is the Formula For Revival.

2 Chronicles 7:14, "If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land."

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V. There Is No Soul Too Hard For God To Save.

A. Murderer --- Moses

Exodus 2:11-12, "And it came to pass in those days, when Moses was grown, that he went out unto his brethren, and looked on their burdens: and he spied an Egyptian smiting an Hebrew, one of his brethren. 12 And he looked this way and that way, and when he saw that there was no man, he slew the Egyptian, and hid him in the sand."

B. Thief --- On The Cross.

Luke 23:41, "And we indeed justly; for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this man hath done nothing amiss."

C. Rich --- Solomon

1 Kings 3:13, "And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches, and honour: so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee all thy days."

D. Poor --- Lazarus

Luke 16:20, "And there was a certain beggar named Lazarus, which was laid at his gate, full of sores,"

E. Wicked Sinner & Adulteress --- At The well.

John 4:18, "For thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband: in that saidst thou truly."

F. Ruler --- Nichodemus

John 3:2, "The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him."

G. Blind --- Unpopular --- Bartemaeus

Mark 10:52, "And Jesus said unto him, Go thy way; thy faith hath made thee whole. And immediately he received his sight, and followed Jesus in the way."



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