Lost Treasure

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Preached at the Sunday Morning service on January 2, 2011 by Pastor Ray Bertolet.
Part of the Miscellaneous series.

You're driving along minding you own business when you see the lights in your rear view mirror. But, the officer doesn't pass you like you hoped. He stops you proceeds to tell you that you were driving 30 mph to fast. You didn't know, you never realized that the speed limit was reduced in that section of the highway. You try to explain that you were unaware, you had no idea. Please, not a ticket, not today… but alas, he explains, you should have know, the sign was there. The law was written and unfortunately your lack of the knowledge would not be acceptable as an excuse to avoid receiving a ticket.

2 Kings 22:1 Josiah was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem; and his mother's name was Jedidah the daughter of Adaiah of Bozkath. 2 Kings 22:3-7 Now in the eighteenth year of King Josiah, the king sent Shaphan, the son of Azaliah the son of Meshullam the scribe, to the house of the Lord saying, 4 "Go up to Hilkiah the high priest that he may count the money brought in to the house of the Lord which the doorkeepers have gathered from the people. 5 "Let them deliver it into the hand of the workmen who have the oversight of the house of the Lord, and let them give it to the workmen who are in the house of the Lord to repair the damages of the house, 6 to the carpenters and the builders and the masons and for buying timber and hewn stone to repair the house. 7 "Only no accounting shall be made with them for the money delivered into their hands, for they deal faithfully."

Tags: bible, instructions, josiah, lost, paul, thief, treasurer

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  1. Sandra Workman says:

    Pastor Ray – Harry and I just listened to your message. Again, very soul searching and thought provoking. I think of the Scripture passage that says “Examine yourself and see if your in the faith”. This is a daily walk – keep on being filled with the Spirit – confessing sin and renewing right fellowship with the Lord. Good exhortation! Blessings, H&S

  2. Donna Coverdale says:

    God wants us to Himself, with no idols before Him. This message helps us to realize how easy it is to become distracted from the things of the Lord in our daily lives.

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