Pour, Don't Store

Luke 12:13-21

Pew Bible Pg. 847

 

I. Jesus says to be on our guard. s. 15

A. The world wants us to be conformed to its image. Rom. 12:1-2

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B. Be aware of the tendencies of our heart. Prov. 4:20-27, Phil. 4:4-7

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II. We must not lean to our own understanding. vs. 17-19, Prov. 3:5-6, Prov. 16:5

 

A. We begin by not acknowledging God. Rom. 1:21

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B. We stop worshiping Him. Psalm 95:6-7, Col. 1:16

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III. Be Rich toward God. vs. 21

 

A. Rest in simple trust. Psalm 37:3-9

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B. Know the character of your God. Luke 12:32

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When I look at what my life consists of, how would I sum it up?

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Do my time and resources reflect the answer above?

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How would my life look differently if I knew that God desires me to have His gifts flow through me not be contained within me?

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