The Holiness of God
Topic: Attributes of God Passage: Isaiah 6:1–6:8, 1 Peter 1:13–2:3
THE HOLINESS OF GOD
Christ Proclamation Church
Isaiah 6:1-8; 1 Peter 1:13 - 2:3
Sermon Theme – The Lord declares to the people of God, "You shall be holy for I am holy." In order for believers to have lives marked by holiness, they must better understand the holiness of God, the sinfulness of man, and the amazing grace of God to atone for our sins and call us to be ambassadors for His glory.
I. Definition of the Holiness of God
A. God Is the Creator (Genesis 1:1-3)
B. God Is the Great "I AM" (Exodus 3:1-14)
II. Illustration of the Holiness of God
A. Picture of the Holiness of God (Isaiah 6:1-4)
1. Why are we given the time marker?
2. Why does His robe fill the temple?
3. What do we learn from the seraphim?
B. Picture of the Sinfulness of Man (Isaiah 6:5-8)
1. What is Isaiah's declaration?
2. What is Isaiah's conclusion?
3. What is Isaiah's solution?
III. Application of the Holiness of God
A. What is our motivation? (1 Peter 1:13)
B. Why is it necessary? (1 Peter 1:14-16)
C. What is the process? (1 Peter 2:1-3)