Christ the Cornerstone

July 16, 2017 ()

Bible Text: Isaiah 28:16 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church - July 16, 2017 - Christ in the OT series - Alan Conner

Christ the Cornerstone

Isa. 28:16

Intro

A. THE MESSIANIC TEMPLE STONE

1. Is. 28:16

a) This is the 5th section of the book of Isaiah, chs. 28-33, the Book of Woes.

b) God responds by a new work of grace.

c) Description of the stone:

a tested stone -

a costly/precious stone -

a cornerstone -

 a stone firmly placed -

2. Is. 8:14

3. Psa. 118:22-23

4. All combined in 1 Pet. 2:6-8.

B. THE NEW COVENANT TEMPLE

1. The temple as the physical body of Christ - Jn. 2:19-21

2. The temple as the spiritual body of Christ. Eph. 2:20-21; 1 Cor. 3:16; 6:19; 1 Pet. 2:4-5.

C. LESSONS:

1. What does it mean to be the temple of the Lord?

2. What is the significance of Christ being the Cornerstone?

Conclusion