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August 10, 2014 Sermon Notes

Posted on Aug 10 at 09:43am

Life Guards | Resist Temptation & Stay Satisfied

Exodus 20:15 and Exodus 20:17

You Shall Not Steal

We must consider that what every man possesses has not come to him by mere chance but by the distribution of the supreme Lord of all. And for this reason, we cannot by evil devices deprive anyone of his possessions without fraudulently setting aside God’s dispensation. – John Calvin

You Shall Not Covet

…to desire the wrong thing, in the wrong way, at the wrong time, for the wrong reason. – Philip Ryken

Jeremiah 17:9

Role of The Word of God

Matthew 4, “It is Written…”

Romans 8:6; Romans 12:2

Role of Prayer

The mainspring of Jesus’ life was His communion with God, and in such communion He found strength and guidance to avoid submitting to temptation. – I. Howard Marshall

Role of Community

Character is shaped in the context of community. –Bill Hull

Role of The Holy Spirit

Galatians 5:16

Lordship of Christ

Romans 12:1

It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us. -Isaac D’Israeli (1834)