SERMON NOTES (click arrow to the right to open)
Main Idea: God continues to come down for our good and His glory. Speaking babel is about asking why we’re doing this and what God wants us to do. It teaches us how to speak relationship – freedom and creativity, not control and dominance. It starts when we let our knees hit the ground, which is a great place to start and to stay.
1. Today we looked at one more story/scene of the reality of the universal sin condition and we saw what it does in us, the choices we make because of it, the consequences that result, and the mercy that’s extended.
2. At the end of the story everyone needed to speak babel, and it was a gift to those who learned it because it opened the world they never would have known.
3. The story changed when God came. How much that changed the people is the rest of the story.
4. We can learn from this story why we do what we do and why God responds the way He does. Even though we’re not the people in this st