King Ahab failed to act on a God-given opportunity 1 Kgs. 20:23-43

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  • King Ahabfailed to act on aGod-given opportunity1 Kgs. 20:23-43

  • There are many opportunitieswe regret not seizingFinancialJobsEducation

  • There are many opportunitieswe regret not seizing

    None we regret more than the failure to do rightWhat will you say on Judgment day?

  • God gives us opportunitiesMatt. 25:14, 15Different abilitiesOpportunities

  • We must take advantage of themMatt. 25:16-30UseLoseConsequences

  • Various abilities & opportunitiesRom. 12:4-8Teach, Titus 2:3-5Lead singing, Col. 3:16Charitable deeds, Acts 9:36, 39Encourage, Acts 4:36, 37

  • Various abilities & opportunitiesRom. 12:4-8Shepherd, 1 Tim. 3:1Serve, 1 Tim. 3:8Work: bulletin, Philippines, Rom. 16:1, 2

  • Saul ruined the opportunity to establish a royal dynasty for his children1 Sam. 13:8-14ImpatientLacked faithTransgressed

  • Some parents ruin a good nameProv. 22:1Immoral behavior, Jn. 4:16-18Anger, Prov. 12:16; 14:29; 19:19; 27:3Lazy, 2 Thes. 3:10; Eph. 6:5-8

  • Some parents destroy a spiritual heritage2 Chron. 33:2-23Obedience, Mk. 16:16Worship, Acts 20:7Words, Col. 3:8, 9Actions: Marry wrong mate, 1 Pt. 3:1-5; Eph. 6:4

  • Felix did not find a convenient seasonActs 24:22-27Stuck in the heartSuppressed the convictionForsook the opportunityFailed to obey

  • Agrippa was almost persuadedActs 26:24-32Heard the words of truth & reasonBelieved the prophetsAlmost persuaded, but lost

  • King Ahabfailed to act on aGod-given opportunity1 Kgs. 20:23-43

  • There are many opportunitieswe regret not seizing

    None we regret more than the failure to do rightWhat will you say on Judgment day?

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