WELCOME TODoctors Creek Baptist Church We’re glad you’re here! The message today is “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” Bible Text is Matthew 6:25-34
MATTHEW 6:33-34 But seek first His Kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
THE EVOLUTION OF “WORRY” Old English “wyrgan” - to strangle Middle English “worien” – to kill or injure by biting the throat and shaking 16th Century “worry” - to harass through assault or verbal attact
5 REASONS NOT TO WORRY It keeps you from enjoying life. v. 25 It devalues you. v. 26 It accomplishes nothing good. v. 27 It ignores the promises of God. vv.31-32 It is more characteristic of unbelievers. v. 32
SO WHAT DO I DO NOW? Stop worrying and Start Living. Matthew 6:34 Worry is a habit that can be broken. Stop Straining and Turn Loose. I Peter 5:7 Drop what worries you onto the shoulders of God. Stop the Panic and Start Praying. Phil. 4:6-7