Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Matthew 25:1-13 Page 839 in Pew Bibles 1.Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Matthew 25:1-13 Page 839 in Pew Bibles 1.Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom."— Presentation transcript:

1 Matthew 25:1-13 Page 839 in Pew Bibles 1.Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom.

2 2.Five of them were foolish and five were sensible. 3.When the foolish took their lamps, they didnt take oil with them. 4.But the sensible ones took oil in their flasks with their lamps.

3 5.Since the groom was delayed, they all became drowsy and fell asleep. 6.In the middle of the night there was a shout: Heres the groom! Come out to meet him. 7.Then all those virgins got up and trimmed their lamps.

4 8.But the foolish ones said to the sensible ones, Give us some of your oil, because our lamps are going out. 9.The sensible ones answered, No, there wont be enough for us and for you. Go instead to those who sell, and buy oil for yourselves.

5 10. When they had gone to buy some, the groom arrived. Then those who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet, and the door was shut.

6 11. Later the rest of the virgins also came and said, Master, master, open up for us! 12. But he replied, I assure you: I do not know you!

7 13. Therefore be alert, because you dont know either the day or the hour.

8

9 Ten Bridesmaids Vs. 1 Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom. Wedding custom Wedding custom pic >

10

11

12 The Lamps Vs. 1 Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom. pic >

13

14 The Focus Vs. 1 Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom. Our custom is to focus on and wait on the bride; their custom was to wait on the groom Our custom is to focus on and wait on the bride; their custom was to wait on the groom. >

15 Mixture in the Visible Church Mixture in the Visible Church Vs. 2 Five of them were foolish and five were sensible.. >

16 Unprepared Vs. 3-4 When the foolish took their lamps, they didnt take oil with them. But the sensible ones took oil in their flasks with their lamps. Not scandalous Not scandalous Not unfriendly Not unfriendly Just unprepared Just unprepared. >

17 The Long Wait Vs. 5 Since the groom was delayed, they all became drowsy and fell asleep. 2 nd Peter 3:3-4 Scoffers… saying, Where is the promise of His coming? 2 nd Peter 3:3-4 Scoffers… saying, Where is the promise of His coming? James 5:8 You also must be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the Lords coming is near. James 5:8 You also must be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the Lords coming is near.. >

18 The Groom Appears Vs. 6 In the middle of the night there was a shout: Heres the groom! Come out to meet him. I Thessalonians 4:16 For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the archangels voice, and with the trumpet of God I Thessalonians 4:16 For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the archangels voice, and with the trumpet of God. >

19 Non-Transferrable Vs. 7-9 Then all those virgins got up and trimmed their lamps. 8 But the foolish ones said to the sensible ones, Give us some of your oil, because our lamps are going out. 9 The sensible ones answered, No, there wont be enough for us and for you. Go instead to those who sell, and buy oil for yourselves.. >

20 With the Lord Vs. 10 When they had gone to buy some, the groom arrived. Then those who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet… I Thessalonians 4:17 Then we who are still alive will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air; and so we will always be with the Lord.. >

21 Shocking Finality Vs. 10 When they had gone to buy some, the groom arrived. Then those who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet… …and the door was shut.. >

22 Unknown Vs Later the rest of the virgins also came and said, Master, master, open up for us! But he replied, I assure you: I do not know you! Galatians 4:9 But now, since you know God, or rather have become known by God…. >

23 You Cant Know When; You Can Only Be Ready Vs. 13 Therefore be alert, because you dont know either the day or the hour..

24


Download ppt "Matthew 25:1-13 Page 839 in Pew Bibles 1.Then the kingdom of heaven will be like 10 virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the groom."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google