Do unto others...


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Here are the notes that accompany the message by Rev. Samuel Robles Jr. of Arise Christian Church. Be sure to download & listen to the podcast @

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Do unto others...

  1. 1. Do unto others… <ul><li>Rev. Samuel Robles Jr., M.Div. </li></ul><ul><li>Arise Christian Church </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  2. 2. Matthew 7: 12
  3. 3. “ tired of all the -isms” <ul><li>racism </li></ul><ul><li>classism </li></ul><ul><li>sexism </li></ul>
  4. 5. “ We need to be the change we wish to see in the world.” - Mahatma Gandhi
  5. 6. This “Golden Rule” is about purposeful action, focusing on external behavior and/or interaction.
  6. 7. Let’s do an exercise! Instructions : -there will be 2 columns -on the left column will be the “ ...what you would have them do to you .” -on the right column will be the “ Do to others... ”
  7. 8. <ul><li>You need to call someone. </li></ul>“ I wish someone would call me...”
  8. 9. <ul><li>You need to tell someone how much you love and care for them. </li></ul>“ I wish someone would tell me how much they love & care for me.”
  9. 10. <ul><li>You need to start respecting others. </li></ul>“ Why don’t they respect me?”
  10. 11. <ul><li>Do you treat others as though they are invisible? </li></ul>“ Am I invisible?”
  11. 12. <ul><li>Start praying for others. </li></ul>“ I want someone to pray for me.”
  12. 13. Change how you think from “ what can I get ” to “ what can I give ”
  13. 14. The LORD had said to Abram, &quot;Leave your country, your people and your father's household and go to the land I will show you.  &quot;I will make you into a great nation        and I will bless you;        I will make your name great,        and you will be a blessing.  I will bless those who bless you,        and whoever curses you I will curse;        and all peoples on earth        will be blessed through you.&quot; - Genesis 12: 1-3
  14. 15. You are blessed to be a blessing!
  15. 16. Here is a simple, rule-of-thumb guide for behavior: Ask yourself what you want people to do for you, then grab the initiative and do it for them. Add up God's Law and Prophets and this is what you get. - Matthew 7:12 The Message
  16. 17. Something has got to change...and it begins with you!