Father's Day: The Father-Teacher
June 21, 2015
Scripture: Deuteronomy 6:1–6:25
I. The command of teaching (6:1-3)
A. The goal of learning
B. The generations of learning-leave a spiritual legacy
II. The content of teaching (6:4-5)
A. Sound Theology
B. Obedient Action motivated by Love for God and Love for others
III. The counsel of teaching (6:6-9)
A. Truth must be internalized
B. Truth must be taught: teaching pierces the heart
C. Truth must be displayed
IV. The cautions of teaching (6:10-19)
B. Complacency: prosperity can lead to spiritual indifference
C. Idols of the Heart (Romans 1)
D. Disobedience (Exodus 17:1-7)
V. The conversation of teaching (6:20-25)
Next Steps: A "Father-Teacher" will...
> Be humble before the Lord!
> Diligently study the Word of God!
> Observe and capture teachable moments!
> Maintain a guarded heart! (Psalm 19:14; 1 Peter 3:15)
> Develop the art of Gospel conversations!