Get Up…This is a Set Up!

Posted on 11/13/19 by Brandon Lindell in Prayer Meeting

In this message, Pastor Brandon Lindell shares a powerful sermon titled, “Get Up…This is a Set Up!” Join us as we read the story of Philip and Nathanael’s first encounter with Jesus and learn life-changing truth about taking hold of the faith-building opportunities He puts in our path. Our prayer is that this message would encourage you to “get up” and seek the Lord with your whole heart as you watch the miracles He works in your life in response!

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Get Up…This is a Set Up!

John 1:43a NLT
The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee.

John 1:43-51 NLT
The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, “Come, follow me.” Philip was from Bethsaida, Andrew and Peter’s hometown. Philip went to look for Nathanael and told him, “We have found the very person Moses and the prophets wrote about! His name is Jesus, the son of Joseph from Nazareth.” “Nazareth!” exclaimed Nathanael. “Can anything good come from Nazareth?” “Come and see for yourself,” Philip replied. As they approached, Jesus said, “Now here is a genuine son of Israel—a man of complete integrity.” “How do you know about me?” Nathanael asked. Jesus replied, “I could see you under the fig tree before Philip found you.” Then Nathanael exclaimed, “Rabbi, you are the Son of God—the King of Israel!” Jesus asked him, “Do you believe this just because I told you I had seen you under the fig tree? You will see greater things than this.” Then he said, “I tell you the truth, you will see heaven open and the angels of God going up and down on the Son of Man.”

John 1:43-45 NLT
The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He (Jesus) found Philip and said to him, “Come, follow me.” Philip was from Bethsaida, Andrew and Peter’s hometown. Philip went to look for Nathanael and told him, “We have found…”

John 1:43-44 NLT
The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. He found Philip and said to him, “Come, follow me.” Philip was from Bethsaida, Andrew and Peter’s hometown.

John 1:45 NLT
Philip went to look for Nathanael and told him, “We have found

Jeremiah 29:13 NIV
You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.

John 1:45-46 NLT
“We have found the very person Moses and the prophets wrote about! His name is Jesus, the son of Joseph from Nazareth.” “Nazareth!” exclaimed Nathanael. “Can anything good come from Nazareth?”

John 1:46b NLT
“Come and see for yourself,” Philip replied.

John 1:47 NLT
As they approached, Jesus said, “Now here is a genuine son of Israel—a man of complete integrity.”

John 1:48 NLT
“How do you know about me?” Nathanael asked. Jesus replied,

John 1:48b NLT
Jesus replied, “I could see you under the fig tree before Philip found you.”

John 8:58 ESV
Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was, I am.”

John 1:49 NLT
Then Nathanael exclaimed, “Rabbi, you are the Son of God—the King of Israel!

John 1:50-51 ESV
Jesus answered him, “Because I said to you, ‘I saw you under the fig tree,’ do you believe? You will see greater things than these.” And he said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see heaven opened, and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man.”