Faith Like a Child
Pew Bible Pg. 799
I. We find ourselves complicating our faith. vs. 1
A. We want to and like to have things figured out. Prov. 3:5-6
B. We like to be and want to be independent. Eph. 2:8-9, Gal. 6:1-4
II. God knows that we need Him most. vs. 2-4
A. If we want to enter the kingdom of heaven, we need to be humble.
B. We must then be on our guard against pride. Jas. 4:6-10
III. When we have faith like a child, we are more like Jesus. vs. 5
A. There is a consequence if we do not look out for each other. vs. 6
b. God will give us an eternal reward. Matt. 6:19-24, 10:40-42
What is one area in my life in which I find myself struggling to be humble?
Am I overcomplicating my faith, tempted to figure it our my way?
Who can I share the good news with this week of what it means to be the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?