ELT Baptist Church


Ezra (5)
Sermon Notes

1. Enemies of the gospel use EARTHLY POWERS to undermine the gospel.

2. Enemies of the gospel use CRAFTY ARGUMENTS to undermine the gospel.

a) Exaggerating their representation (v9 - 12);

b) Making leaps of logic (v13);

c) Choosing battles carefully (v13);

d) Overstating the effect (v13);

e) Lying about motives (v14);

f) Being selective with history (v15);

g) Influencing the outcome (v15).

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