amos backwoods prophet n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Amos – Backwoods Prophet PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Amos – Backwoods Prophet

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 5

Amos – Backwoods Prophet - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 170 Views
  • Uploaded on

Amos – Backwoods Prophet. Amos 7:10-17 755 B.C. – 30 yrs. Before Assyrian captivity (721 B.C.). Problems He Faced. Get attention – talk about others 1:3-2:5 Moral deterioration, 2:6,7 Material prosperity, 3:15; 6:3-6 Apostasy, 5:21-24 Pride and arrogance, 6:1. How Did He Handle It?.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Amos – Backwoods Prophet' - Anita


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
amos backwoods prophet

Amos – Backwoods Prophet

Amos 7:10-17

755 B.C. – 30 yrs. Before Assyrian captivity (721 B.C.)

problems he faced
Problems He Faced
  • Get attention – talk about others 1:3-2:5
  • Moral deterioration, 2:6,7
  • Material prosperity, 3:15; 6:3-6
  • Apostasy, 5:21-24
  • Pride and arrogance, 6:1
how did he handle it
How Did He Handle It?
  • Revealed God’s message, 1:3,6,9,11,13; 2:1,4,6
  • Challenged them to hear, 3:1; 4:1; 5:1; 7:16 (Rev. 2:7,11,17,29; 3:6,13,22)
  • Penalty for not hearing, 8:11,12 (Amos exemplified, 7:12-17; cp. 1 Tim. 4:16; 2 Tim. 4:1-5)
what was his message
What Was His Message?
  • Proper treatment of fellow man, 2:6-8; 8:4-6 (justice, 5:24; Mt. 7:12)
  • Against abuse of wealth, 4:1-3,12 (1 Tim. 6:17-19)
  • Against procrastination, 6:3-8; 5:18-21
his conclusion 9 11 15
His Conclusion, 9:11-15
  • David’s throne – ended for Israel at division of kingdom
  • It ended for Judah with captivity, Jer.22:24-30
  • Christ on David’s throne, Lk. 1:32,33; Acts 2:29-31; 15:13-17; Rev. 3:21