“Getting Through the Storms of Life” – Screen Notes

The following notes will appear during the course of Pastor Greg’s Thursday evening message.

“Getting Through the Storms of Life”
Matthew 8:23-27

There are only two kinds of people in the world: those who are going through a crisis and those who are going to go through a crisis.

Matthew 7:25

Read: Matthew 8:23-27

1. Storms come into our lives.

“Indeed, He who watches over Israel never tires and never sleeps.”
(Psalm 121:4)

It’s fine to feel tired in the Lord’s work, but never tired of it.

Matthew 8:24

Jesus was asleep because He rested confidently in the will of His Father.

Psalm 127:2

Isaiah 26:3

He that stirred up the storm is the hiding place in it.

2. We need to cry out to Jesus in the midst of our storms.
(Matthew 8:25)

Psalm 91:14-15

Matthew 8:26

Matthew 11:3

Psalm 10:1

3. God has His purposes in the storms of life.

Psalm 23:1-3

Psalm 23:4

1. Correcting Storms

Hebrews 12:5-6

2. Protecting Storms

John 6:15

3. Perfecting Storms

2 Corinthians 4:17-18

Acts 14:21-22

4. Sometimes Jesus stops the storm, but He is always with us through it.
(Matthew 8:26)

Matthew 6:27

Mark 4:35

Better to be with Jesus in the storm than anywhere else without Him!

Psalm 46:1-3

Isaiah 43:2

Matthew 8:27

Jude 1:24

Philippians 1:6

Hebrews 12:2

He didn’t promise them smooth sailing, but He did promise them safe passage.