What’s a Blessed Attitude?March 19, 2023
What’s a Blessed Attitude?
Pastor Terry Wilcox
God gave Abraham incredible followed by an incredible .
The promise is two-fold:
- would bless Abraham.
- Abraham being a blessing to .
0.20% of the world’s population – 22.4% Nobel laureates
Then Jesus begins “the sermon on the mount” which connects blessings with attitudes.
JESUS-LIKE ATTITUDES TOWARD OTHERS
- Realize not everyone will this truth. Luke 6:27
Answers why some are and others are not.
- others the way you want to be . Luke 6:27-31
We can embrace the of the world and settle for the of the world, or we can embrace the of Christ and enjoy his .
When we decide to like them, we like them.
- for the right . Luke 6:32-36
a. Not because somebody has to you. Luke 6:32
b. Not for the of people.
c. Because you are a of God.
d. Jesus expects his attitudes to become ours. Colossians 1:27
- What we is what we will . Luke 6:37-38
“Giving with a glad and generous heart has a way of rooting out the tough old miser within us. Even the poor need to know that they can give. Just the very act of letting go of money, or some other treasure, does something within us. It destroys the demon of greed.” – Richard J Foster, Money, Sex and Power