Trust & Obey
|God's responsibility||My responsibility|
|Out of my control||In my control|
|Prov. 3:5-6||1 Samuel 15:22|
|Emotions and feelings||Thinking and actions|
|Takes time||Right away|
|God is our Father||I am a child|
|God is our General/Commander||I am a soldier|
|God is omnipotent||God-given abilities|
|Dependence||Diligence and Discipline|
|"Let go and let God."||""Do what's right."|
Verse to consider
John 13:17 - There is happiness/joy in obedience.
Eccl. 9:10 - Do whatever God has given you to do.
Eccl. 12:13 - Fear God and keep His commandments
Phil. 4:19 - God will supply our needs.
~Allow God to work - v. 19
~Recognize that vengeance belongs to God - v. 19
~Recognize that God determines justice - v. 19
~God wants to grow me.
~Bless those who persecute us - v. 14
~Be tender & compassionate - v. 15 (rejoice with and weep with)
~Commit to living in harmony - v. 16-17 (ourward actions)
~Do not be proud - v. 16
~As far as you can, live at peace with everyone - v. 18
~Meet your enemies need - v. 20
~Overcome evil with good - v. 21