Yet I Will Rejoice in the Lord (Habakkuk 3:1-19) Jan/Feb 2020

YET I WILL REJOICE IN THE LORD

Habakkuk 3:1-19

I. IN WRATH REMEMBER MERCY (vs. 1-2)

    a. What response in Habakkuk did the Lord’s speech inspire? ____________________________________________________________

    b. The Lord promised Israel that His wrath on them would be at the hands of the Chaldeans. That said... what does the

    prophet ask with “revive Your work in the midst of the years?” ___________________________________________________________

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   c. In this whole chapter what is the one plea we see Habakkuk ask (end of vs. 2)? ___________________________________________

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II. GOD IN ISRAEL’S HISTORY (vs. 3-15)

    a. The prophet recalls Israel’s history and God’s miraculous involvement. What purpose does it serve to recall the events? ___________

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     b. What nation was able to stand before the Lord? ____________________________________________________________________

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    c. Why is it important to remember the events and times we have seen God do wonderful things? ______________________________

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    d. In the Old Testament it was customary to place a stone monument called an ‘Ebenezer’ (rock of remembrance) to remind one of what

    God had done. Do you have any “Ebenezer’s” in your life? _______________________________________________________________

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III. FAITH PERSEVERES IN THE MIDST OF CALAMITY (vs. 16-19)

    a. Verse 16 is a continuation of verse 1. Should we have this kind of reverent certainty about the Word of God? ____________________

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    b. How certain was Habakkuk that God would do all that He spoke? ________________________________________________________

    c. Given the impending calamity that was about to come to pass…how does Habakkuk respond? (vs. 18) __________________________

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    d. Should our declaration of faith be any less than that of Habakkuk? ______________________________________________________

    e. Though trials will come what word of hope does the prophet end with? ___________________________________________________

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IV. APPLICATION: Do we go on rejoicing even when things are hard? ______________________________________________________

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Do we continue to trust in God’s goodness even when we hurt? _____________________________________________________________

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