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The 4 Most Viral Verses in the Bible week 4
“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”
vs 10 I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at length you have revived your concern for me. You were indeed concerned for me, but you had no opportunity.
11 Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content. 12 I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need.
“Jesus is most glorified when I am most satisfied in Him.”
Or you could say…
“I should be totally satisfied when Jesus is most glorified in me.”
1. You can learn contentment.
11 Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content.
“If you don’t learn how to be totally satisfied with where you are today and what you have today, you will never be satisfied with where you go and what you have tomorrow.”
2. Contentment is a life you can live.
12 I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need.
3. Contentment comes from a Lord you should love.
13 “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”
5 Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.”
“If you have everything without Jesus you have nothing. If you have nothing with Jesus, you have everything.”
Week 3 Isaiah 40:31
31 but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
Isaiah 39:6 (ESV)
6 Behold, the days are coming, when all that is in your house, and that which your fathers have stored up till this day, shall be carried to Babylon. Nothing shall be left, says the Lord.
1. Be Confident in the Lord.
Isaiah 40:27 (ESV)
27 Why do you say, O Jacob, and speak, O Israel, “My way is hidden from the Lord, and my right is disregarded by my God”?
Isaiah 40:28 (ESV)
28 Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God,
the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable.
2. Be Patient with the Lord.
31 but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength;
3. Be Obedient to the Lord.
…they shall mount up with wings like eagles;
“God will give you the strength to do every day all that He calls you to do.”
…they shall run and not be weary;
…they shall walk and not faint.
The 4 Most Viral Bible Verses Week 2
#3 Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
“I can resist almost anything except temptation.”
1. Let God __________ You.
James 1:13 Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one.
“The key to winning the battle over temptation is surrender.”
The greatest temptation you will ever face is the one that you think you can handle on your own.
2. Let God __________ You.
“…but deliver us from evil. (evil one)”
Ephesians 6:12 For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.
“There are two equal and opposite errors into which our race can fall about [the devil and demons]. One is to disbelieve in their existence. The other is to believe and to have an excessive and unhealthy interest in them. They are equally pleased by both errors.” C.S. Lewis
1 Peter 5:8 Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.
James 4:7 Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Joshua 1:9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
1. Experiencing the Presence of God.1 After the death of Moses the servant of the Lord, the Lord said to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' assistant, 2 “Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel.
2. Obeying the Principles of God.
7 Only be strong and very courageous, being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go.
8 This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.
a) Dig In/Look It Up8 This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth…
b) Let It In
8 …but you shall meditate on it day and night…
“A mind that is filled with the Word of God, leads to a heart that is full of the Love of God and a life that is lived in the Wisdom of God.”
c) Live It Out
8 … be careful to do according to all that is written in it.
7 … being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go.
3. Fulfilling the Purpose of God.
5 No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.