Pastor Armstrong's sermon is based on Isaiah 40:1-8.
Learning to receive (Isaiah 40:1-8)
I. The ________________ communicates far more than the ________________.
A. It is the original and essential form of the Gospel (Mark 1:14-15).
B. Comfort, forgiveness and cessation of conflict come to you through a “__________” which is the public preaching of the Word (Isaiah 40:1-3; Romans 10:14-17).
II. The _________________ creates _______________ (Isaiah 55:10-11; Acts 2:42-45; Hebrews 10:24-25).
A. The key to giving is _____________, for in _____________ we learn how to give (Luke 10:38-42; 19:1-10).
B. _________________ is learning to receive as well as to give, for when you receive with gratitude, you encourage those who give.