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  • How does our instruction manual get so messed up, how do we get so deceived? Satan!\n
  • How does our instruction manual get so messed up, how do we get so deceived? Satan!\n
  • How does our instruction manual get so messed up, how do we get so deceived? Satan!\n
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  • Classes on decision making\n
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    • 1. Journeying Journalizing JottingHead and Heart:KNOWLEDGE
    • 2. Key Spiritual Discipline:
    • 3. Key Spiritual Discipline: Decision-Making
    • 4. John 10:10 • The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy.• I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
    • 5. Heart of the Matter: Decision-Making Decision-making is exercise for brain Good decisions = stronger brain Bad decisions = injured brain God’s instruction manual (the Bible) tells us how to perceive and respond accurately.
    • 6. Ephesians 2:1-3 And you were dead in the trespasses and sins in which you once walked, following thecourse of this world, following the prince of thepower of the air, the spirit that is now at workin the sons of disobedience-- among whom we all once lived in the passionsof our flesh, carrying out the desires of thebody and the mind, and were by naturechildren of wrath, like the rest of mankind.
    • 7. Romans 8:5For those who live according tothe flesh set their minds on thethings of the flesh, but thosewho live according to the Spiritset their minds on the things ofthe Spirit.
    • 8. Response
    • 9. Response We need a relationship with God,Jesus, and Holy Spirit
    • 10. Response We need a relationship with God,Jesus, and Holy Spirit We need to put on the Armor ofGod(Ephesians 6:13-17)
    • 11. Response We need a relationship with God,Jesus, and Holy Spirit We need to put on the Armor ofGod(Ephesians 6:13-17) GJHS can help us become moreChrist-like? (2 Corinthians 4:4)
    • 12. Response We need a relationship with God,Jesus, and Holy Spirit We need to put on the Armor ofGod(Ephesians 6:13-17) GJHS can help us become moreChrist-like? (2 Corinthians 4:4) WWJD?
    • 13. 1 Peter 1:13-15 Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient born-again believer, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance.
    • 14. Philippians 2:5For let this mind be in you,which was also in ChristJesus
    • 15. Normal Brain-Active
    • 16. 25 year Heroin Addiction – 39yrs old
    • 17. 2 Years of Daily Marijuana Abuse - 16 yo
    • 18. 2 Years of Frequent Cocaine Use - 24 yo
    • 19. 17 Years of Heavy Weekend Alcohol Use- 38 yo
    • 20. 27 Year Daily Heavy Cigarette and Coffee Use - 45 yo
    • 21. Suicidal and Rage Before and After Medication/Therapy
    • 22. Depression and Anxiety Before and After St. John’s Wort and EMDR
    • 23. Understanding Where WeNeed to Go Developing the Mind of Christ! Colossians 1:15
    • 24. BrainWorks - Ideal• Jesus’ Brain = Perfection!1.Perceived everything from a Godlyperspective2.Responded with Biblical skills
    • 25. Heart of the Matter: Decision-Making
    • 26. Heart of the Matter: Decision-Making • “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.” • -Proverbs 3:5 • “In those days there was no king in Israel. Everyone did what was right in his own eyes.”
    • 27. Heart of the Matter: Decision-Making • “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.” • -Proverbs 3:5 • “In those days there was no king in Israel. Everyone did what was right in his own eyes.” • -Judges 21:25
    • 28. Satan’s Goals For Us
    • 29. Satan’s Goals For Us1. Spiritually Dead!
    • 30. Satan’s Goals For Us1. Spiritually Dead!2.Deceived and Dysfunctional.
    • 31. Satan’s Strategy• Satan aims to distort and disruptour decision-making system• Perception• Emotions• Decision-making is a primaryBuilding Block of Life.
    • 32. Change is Possible! Conform or Transform Old Man or New Man Romans 12:1-2 1 Peter 1 : 13-19 Mark 12 : 28-33 Proverbs 4 : 23 Ephesians 4 : 22-24
    • 33. Romans 12 : 1-2• I therefore urge you, brothers, in view of Gods mercies, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices that are holy and pleasing to God, for this is the reasonable way for you to worship.• Do not be conformed to this world, but continually be transformed by the renewing of your minds so that you may be able to determine what Gods will is-what is proper, pleasing, and perfect.
    • 34. “Get out of here, Satan,” Jesus told him. “For the Scriptures say, ‘You must worship the Lord your God and serve only him.Then the devil went away, and angels came and took care of Jesus.Matthew 4:10-11 Then they will come to their senses and escape from the devil’s trap. For they have been held captive by him to do whatever he wants. 2 Timothy 2:26
    • 35. There is a strategy to transform
    • 36. There is a strategy to transform The Holy Spirit is perfect
    • 37. There is a strategy to transform The Holy Spirit is perfect We are not. PERIOD!
    • 38. There is a strategy to transform The Holy Spirit is perfect We are not. PERIOD! Therefore, a strategy exists that we need tolisten, obey, and follow the God’s instruction.
    • 39. There is a strategy to transform The Holy Spirit is perfect We are not. PERIOD! Therefore, a strategy exists that we need tolisten, obey, and follow the God’s instruction. Nobody ever teaches us thoroughly aboutdecision-making skills. Proverbs, Paul’s letters, Jesus, David
    • 40. There is a strategy to transform The Holy Spirit is perfect We are not. PERIOD! Therefore, a strategy exists that we need tolisten, obey, and follow the God’s instruction. Nobody ever teaches us thoroughly aboutdecision-making skills. Proverbs, Paul’s letters, Jesus, David 2000 – 5000 decisions/day
    • 41. Lighthouse Network• Vision Statement:• Equipping individuals to spiritually, emotionally,physically, and mentally to renew their minds. They may shine and impacting the confused and lost soul.
    • 42. • Source: karl benzio, md• www.lighthousenetwork.org