Sermon Text: 2 Samuel 8:1-18


  1. Defeated
  2. Made Different
  3. A Distinct Dominion

Reflection Questions:

  1. Do you find God’s Word “hard to stomach”? Jesus claims that all Scripture is
    ultimately about Him (Luke 24:25-27, 44ff) …Think of 5 ways in which the “hard to stomach” passages teach us about Jesus.
  2. Do you have a “strong sense of justice”? Consider 3 ways in which your sense of
    justice is weak and pathetic compared to God’s.
  3. How does Christ’s decision to subdue you to Himself have a liberating effect on your life?
  4. What’s your favorite thing about Christ’s Dominion?