Walking Like Enoch And Noah

Outline By: Brian A. Yeager

(http://www.wordsoftruth.net)

  

I. Introduction:

A. We are taught to walk worthy of God (I Thessalonians 2:10-12).

1. To walk is to make one’s way and we know we cannot make our own way (Jeremiah 10:23).

2. Our way is defined for us (John 14:6 and II John 1:4-6).

B. There is a difference in the worthy and unworthy walk (I John 1:6-7).

1. The way cannot be found in the dark (John 12:35).

2. Those in Christ do not abide in darkness (John 12:46).

3. We are to walk as children of light (Ephesians 5:8-11).

 

II. Body: Genesis 5:18-24 and Genesis 6:9

A. Enoch (Hebrews 11:5).

1. He pleased God (Colossians 1:10).

2. Knowing what is pleasing to God (Psalms 147:10-11; cf. Psalms 111:10-112:1).

3. Not working what is pleasing to self (Romans 15:1-3 and Philippians 2:3-8).

B. Noah (Hebrews 11:7).

1. Prior to the flood, he was just (Romans 1:17) and perfect (Matthew 5:48).

2. Listened to the warning of God (Ezekiel 3:17-21 and Colossians 1:28).

3. He moved with fear (Isaiah 66:1-2).

C. Concerning our walk, consider some other Scriptures…

1. Walking before the Lord is about perfection (Genesis 17:1).

2. The word, the Gospel defines our proper walk (Galatians 2:14; cf. Luke 1:5-6).

3. Walking properly is about being spiritually minded (Galatians 5:16-17).

4. We can look to others as examples of right and wrong ways to walk (Ephesians 5:1-2 and Philippians 3:17-19).

5. A walk worthy of our vocation [calling] (Ephesians 4:1-6).

6. We have the information to walk aright (I Thessalonians 4:1).

7. Walk according to the word and example of Christ (I John 2:3-6).

 

III. Conclusion: Let’s Walk Humbly With God (Micah 6:6-8).

 

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