Summary of message Triumph in crisis from 27 August 2023
Speaker: Pastor Somkiat
Triumph in crisis
2 Kings 19: 1, 19
2 Chronicles 32: 2-8, 20-23
To have a big testimony, we need to meet a big problem.
It may be difficult for us to handle, but God can handle it for us.
Continuation from message about Hezekiah
Everything he does prospered.
The Assyrian empire was very powerful. How did Hezekiah beat them?
The Assyrian army was ready to conquer Israel with much confidence and they ridiculed the Israelites and even God. The king spoke in Hebrew and criticized them.
How did Hezekiah beat them?
1) he believed that they can win through God
2 Chronicles 32:7
The belief is important as we know our God is Almighty.
Once anyone has the belief the possibility of winning increases much.
We see the example of David and Goliath
2) he prayed to God with faith
2 Kings 19:1
We need to one that thing that we pray for sincerely
3) do everything within your limits
2nd chronicles 32:3-6
Hezekiah meet the people dig through the tunnels through the city half a kilometer long so as to redirect the water away from the Assyrians. He also built walls to protect the city. When we one God to help, we have to use our hands to achieve it.
4) that`s our years from those who are pessimistic and listen to optimism.
2 Chronicles 32:17 - 19
5) trust in God and believe
2 Chronicles 32 :21
God sent angels and let 185,000 people from the army die
6) succeed and our God is glorified
2 Chronicles 32:23
When we face huge problems we should turn and think of Hezekiah