cd.17.05.21 May 21, 2017 Denny Mashburn Preaching
“Then Jesus said to the centurion, `Go your way; and as you have believed,
so let it be done for you.’ And his servant was healed that same hour.”
GREAT FAITH SETS THE SAIL:
WHAT DOES THE TEXT SAY?
1. In the face of GREAT NEED!
“….Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, dreadfully tormented.”
2. By COMING TO CHRIST in spite of things that
might hinder approaching Him!
“(5) Now when Jesus had entered Capernaum, a centurion came to Him,
pleading with Him, (6) saying, `Lord, my servant is lying at home
paralyzed, dreadfully tormented.’ (7) And Jesus said to him, `I will come and
heal him.’ Matt.8:5- 7
3. By acknowledging JESUS AS LORD!
“…saying, `Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, dreadfully
4. With HUMILITY!
“The centurion answered and said, `Lord I am not worthy that You should
come under my roof….” Matt.8:8a
5. Knowing that distance does