TITLE: Coronation of Christ
TEXT: Isaiah 9:6-7
PROPOSITION: If He is to be King of our life we must meet some obligations to Jesus.
KEY WORD: Obligations
SCRIPTURE READING: Same
1. Isaiah said - Jesus would be King.
2. The word "LORD" includes power, authority, and king.
3. If we would crown Jesus as King of our life ==
A. There must be a kingdom
B. We must be citizens
C. We must obey the laws of the King
If Jesus is our KING we must:
Song # 162 "All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name"
1. "Crown Him Lord of All" – 1st verse
A. We must DO THE CROWNING
B. I cannot make Jesus King of your life
C. This is a personal choice - not by proxy
D. It can not be done by force – must be a decision
2. Realize he is our Savior – 2nd verse
A. We are his special, chosen, peculiar people.
A. B. Jesus = Savior Matt. 1:21
B. Saved by his grace, love. John 3:16
C. Without Him we would be nothing. Ransomed from fall
3. Be evangelistic – 3rd verse
A. No prejudice - all nations, kindred, tongues – Lord of ALL
B. Urge all to make him "King of their lives"
C. How can you keep quiet? Not tell others?
4. Worship – 4th verse
A. Join the sacred throng - down through the ages.
Abraham rejoiced to see his day.
24 elders - Rev. 4:10-11 "cast their crowns"
B. Fall at his feet.
Phil. 2:9-11 every knee shall bow, confess
C. Sing, praise, and honor him.
Conclusion: Will you "crown him Lord of all"?
King of my life, I crown thee now, thine shall the glory be;
Lest I forget Thy thorn-crowned brow, lead me to Calvary.
NOTE: Appropriate for an invitation song is - Lead Me to Calvary #332