April 16, 2023

The Father's Perfect Plan - Part II

Speaker: Brandon Phillips Series: Matthew: The King and His Glory Category: God's Sovereignty, Matthew Scripture: Matthew 4:12–17


In Matthew 4:12-17, Matthew carefully reveals four truths about the Father’s plans for Jesus’s life and ministry. We need to recognize that our glorious God, with His great grace, governs a:

  • Ministry’s Timing - Timely and True (Matt 4:12a)
  • Ministry’s Placement - Perfect and Precise (Matt 4:12b-16)
  • Ministry’s Message - Meaningful and mighty (Matt 12:17)
  • Ministry’s Result - Resounding and Remarkable (Matt 12:17)


  • My Faith Has Found a Resting Place (99)
  • I Will Glory in My Redeemer (213)
  • Praise to the Lord, the Almighty (38)
  • Yet Not I But Through Christ in Me
  • Blessed Assurance