2011.10.9.attitudes of success part 1Presentation Transcript
Winning Without Steroids 2 Timothy 2:5 Similarly, if anyone competes as an athlete, he does not receive the victor's crown unless he competes according to the rules.
Five Attitudes Attitude
Five Attitudes Fearof the Lord: Respect God that causes you to live within His boundaries.
Five Attitudes Deuteronomy 6:2 …so that you, your children and their children after them may fear the LORD your God as long as you live by keeping all his decrees and commands that I give you, and so that you may enjoy long life.
Five Attitudes Trustin the Lord: Putting your confidence in Him while you await the outcome of living within boundaries.
Five Attitudes Proverbs 28:25 A greedy man stirs up dissension, but he who trusts in the LORD will prosper. 26 He who trusts in himself is a fool, but he who walks in wisdom is kept safe.
Five Attitudes HumilitySeeing yourself and others as God sees you.
Five Attitudes James 4:6 But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: "God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble."7Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Five Attitudes 8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
Five Attitudes 9 Grieve, mourn and wail. Change your laughter to mourning and your joy to gloom. 10 Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
Five Attitudes Teachability: Desperate to learn all God wants you to learn.
Five Attitudes Proverbs 15:31 He whose ear heeds wholesome admonition will abide among the wise.
Five Attitudes Ecclesiastes 4:13 Better a poor and wise youth than an old and foolish king who will no longer take advice.
Five Attitudes PerseveranceGiving God the freedom to produce the outcome.
Five Attitudes Galatians 6:9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.
Boundaries Getting Money
Boundaries Proverbs 21:6 A fortune made by a lying tongue is a fleeting vapor and a deadly snare.
Boundaries Finding Love
Boundaries 1 Thessalonians 4:3 It is God's will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality;
Boundaries 4 that each of you should learn to control his own body in a way that is holy and honorable, 5 not in passionate lust like the heathen, who do not know God…
Boundaries Proverbs 6:32 A man who commits adultery lacks judgment. Whoever does so destroys himself.
Boundaries Proverbs 10:9 He who walks in integrity walks securely, but he who perverts his way will be found out.
Outcomes Walk in faith
Outcomes 2 Corinthians 5:7 We live by faith, not by sight.
Outcomes Find out God’s ways to achieve what you’re setting out to do.
Outcomes Determine that you will lose rather than violate the will and word of God.
Outcomes Pray for success.
Outcomes Give it your best effort.
Outcomes Count on God to come through as He seesfit for as long as it takes.
Outcomes Psalm 27:3 …Though an army camp against me, I shall not fear.
Outcomes Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you, ...plans for your welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope."
Outcomes Psalm 37:5 Commit your way to the Lord. Trust Him and He will act. He will make your righteous shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noon-day sun.
Outcomes Isaiah 41:10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Outcomes Isaiah 50:11 But now, all you who light fires and provide yourselves with flaming torches, go, walk in the light of your fires and of the torches you have set ablaze.
Outcomes This is what you shall receive from my hand: You will lie down in torment.
Outcomes Psalm 84:12 The Lord God is a sun and shield. The Lord bestows favor and honor, no good thing does the Lord withhold from those whose walk is blameless…