The Question

Summary

Scripture Reference: Matthew 16:13-18

Insight

THE QUESTIONS

  • Who Do People Say That I Am?
  • Who Do You Say That I Am?

PEOPLE SAY (FRIENDLY; FAMILIAR)

  • John the Baptist (Matthew 14:1)
  • Elijah (Fire and Intensity)
  • Jeremiah (Lament and Grief)
  • A Prophet
    • In each instance the people saw Him to be a forerunner of the Messiah

YOU SAY (INSPIRED; INTIMATE)

  • Peter
    • The Christ
    • The Son of the Living God

(He is the divine provision to man's greatest need!)

  • Results
    • Blessing
      • Because of Revelation
      • Because of Identity
    • We see who we are apart from Him and who we are in Him
      • Because of Transformation
      • Because of Purpose
      • Because of Victory