I. Jesus and His Servants (Slaves)
A relationship of Grace v. 4
He loves us
He washed us
He made us kings and priests
Salvation is all of Jesus!!
2. A Relationship of Responsibility v. 3
Obey and be blessed!
Relationship leads to Proclamation
As Bond-slaves in an obedient relationship of Grace, we proclaim Him.
King of Kings! Lord of Lords!
II. Jesus and His Character
He is God v. 4
He was and is and is to come v. 4
Alpha and Omega v. 8
He is the Faithful Witness v. 5
The Resurrected One v. 5
Ruler of Kings v. 5
III. Jesus and His Mission
Coming again v. 7
All will know Him. All will mourn
Jesus and His Mission
To prepare the church for life, ministry, and suffering. V. 9-10
To Encourage the Churches 5:1 Only Jesus can open the scroll
John looked for a Lion . . . And He saw a Lamb
Jesus and His Glory
White robe and golden sash Speaks of Purity and Royalty,. He is King Jesus
2. White hair – Wisdom and experience Jesus deserves this position
3. Eyes aflame with fire – v. 14 Penetrating, purifying, examining, burning up all that is not His!
His voice, v. 15 – Authority
Mouth, v. 16 – Two-edged sword The Word of God – sharp and penetrating
å. Face shining like the Sun, v. 16 The Glory shines – flame of fire
Fall at His feet as dead – Worship!!
Be raised up by the Living Lord Jesus
Obey Him, Serve Him