What takes our time?http://dl.dropbox.com/u/62402709/flipbook-Q3/Startling-Statistics-about-how-we-use-your-time.html
Why the Rush?• Are you trying to “be like the Jones’?” – Is it envy, jealousy, covetousness? – Cain did (Genesis 4; 1 John 3.12) – Jacob and Esau (Genesis 25 – 27)
Why the Rush?• Have riches gotten in our way? – Where is your heart? (Matthew 6.19) – Are we deceived by riches? (Matthew 13.22) – Remember Barnabas? (Acts 4.36-37)
Is it Time to Slow Down?• Is it time we are still? (Psalm 46.10)• Where do we receive the good and perfect? (James 1.17) – Note Ephesians 1.3
Slow Down and Hear God?• What has God done for you? – The earth and all that is on it. (Psalm 8) – Our ability to earn a living. (Deuteronomy 8.18) – The necessities of life (Ecclesiastes 3.13; 5.19) – Everything (James 1.17)
Take Time for God• 168 hours – Where is your time for God? – Daniel found time for God. (Daniel 6.10-11) – Psalm 119. 11, 15, 16 – Philippians 3.7-11
You Time with God• Why are you rushing?• Is it time to slow down?• Will you take time for God?