1. A Great Man with a Great Need (5:1)
2. A Small Girl with a Simple Solution (5:2-3)
3. A Glorious Transformation (5:4-18)
a) The Encounter (4-10)
b) The Response (11-16)
- Anger (11-12)
- Resignation (13)
- Obedience (14)
- Rejoicing (15-16)
c) The Evidence (17-18)
4. A Sad Epilogue (5:19-27)
1. We must see our misery and be sensible of our need for mercy.
2. We must be sensible that we are not worthy that God should have mercy on us.
3. We must come to God for mercy in and through Jesus Christ alone.