Isaiah 46

a) Verses: List the verses’ numbers for this study and begin to write down a short phrase or a single word from each verse that will remind you what is happening in that verse.

1) idols burdensome

2) powerless

3-4) I AM HE

5) to whom to I compare?

6-7) other idols powerless

8) remember

9) I AM God

10) I know all

11) what I planned, I do

12) listen!

13) righteousness coming

14) I bring salvation to Israel

b) Divisions: For each division, write a short, but complete sentence describing the key action and character in that division. Keep your sentence factual as opposed to spiritual.

1-7) Idols have no power.

8-13) God is all powerful.

c) Subject Sentence: From your divisions, combine the central thoughts into a subject sentence of 10 words or less. This must be a complete sentence with a subject and verb.

Idols are powerless and can never compare to Almighty God.

d) AIM: Find the compelling motive of this passage that would cause you to change your life.

Cause my audience to know personally the awesome, redeeming power of God.

e) Applications: Go back and look at your divisions. Generally, you should try to write at least one application for each of your divisions.

1. Do you personally know the awesome, redeeming power of God?

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