I can do all things

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Christ empowers us. We can do great things if Christ supports our attempts.

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I can do all things

  1. 1. Philippians 4:13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
  2. 2. ● What does this verse say? ● Am I superman – able to walk thru walls, fly faster than a speeding bullet? ● Am I powerful – like God is all powerful? ● In what way am I able to do all things? ● Are there things I can't do?
  3. 3. ● Will of God ● James 4:15 Instead you ought to say, "If the Lord wills, we shall live and do this or that." ● Romans 8:31 What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
  4. 4. ● Will of God ● Is it commanded? ● Is it forbidden? ● Does God want me to try to do this? ● Ephesians 5:17 Therefore do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is.
  5. 5. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● 1 Corinthians 10:23 All things are lawful for me, but not all things are helpful (expedient - KJV); all things are lawful for me, but not all things edify. ● Is it helpful?
  6. 6. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● Amount of faith ● Mark 9:23 Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes." ● Matthew 21:22 And whatever things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive."
  7. 7. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● Amount of faith ● Mark 11:24 Therefore I say to you, whatever things you ask when you pray, believe that you receive them, and you will have them. ● Literal – Believe that you have them, and they will be yours.
  8. 8. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● Amount of faith ● Patience to endure ● We become frustrated ● We give up too soon ● Isaiah 40:31 But those who wait on 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.
  9. 9. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● Amount of faith ● Patience to endure ● Unselfish purpose ● James 4:3 You ask and do not receive, because you ask amiss, that you may spend it on your pleasures.
  10. 10. ● Will of God ● Needs to be done ● Amount of faith ● Patience to endure ● Unselfish purpose ● Through Christ ● Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.
  11. 11. ● Know God's will ● Worship in spirit and truth ● Visit those in need ● Teach others
  12. 12. ● Bear others burdens ● Suffer persecution ● Endure till the end ● Live faithful to Christ

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