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Loving God



Introduction to the Ten Commandments                          V. 1-2


1.         The 10 Commandments s were given to a people who had already been _____________________


2.         Keeping the 10 Commandments do not save us- faith does!


Galatians 3:23-24


3.         Everything in the 10 commands ___________ to Christians



Three components of Old Testament Law:



Moral Law-applicable for all time


Easy way to know- _____________________ in New Testament



Priestly Law- All ____________________d in Christ


“Do not think I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill.”       -Jesus in Matthew 5:17



Civil Law- Obsolete now that Christ has come


Galatians 3:25             Acts 10:13-15             Colossians 2:16-17



4.         The 10 Commands are the ____________ of the Moral Law





The First Commandment: God comes _____________!   V. 3


Proverbs 3:5-6            Matthew 6:33


The first commandment is about the sanctity of ultimate _____________________


The focus is on the inward worship of God, who demands our _____________________ allegiance


There are two kinds of people; those who say to God, “Thy will be done,” and those to whom God says, “all right then, have it your way.”  -C.S. Lewis


So what does obeying the first commandment look like?


For the rest of your life, God gets ______ votes and you get 1



Second Command:   God is to be worshipped- not stuff      V. 4-5a


We are not to mix our faith and other faiths-But we also find here a warning for us not to make our own _________________ of idols 


This second commandment is about the sanctity of God’s _______-

The focus is on the external worship of God


The key is that we are worshipping the Creator, not the creation!



What kind of _______________ are you leaving?             V. 5-6


“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.”                                                                                              -2 Cor. 5:17

Max Jukes and Jonathan Edwards