(James 1:12-15, Galatians 2:15-21)

How can a man be crowned?

  1. By remaining steadfast under trial.
  2. Trusting in the Lord (Prov. 3:5-6)
  3. Serving in spite of the struggle (John 16:33)
  4. By standing through the test.
  5. Remembering this life is not our home (2 Cor. 5:1)
  6. Remembering that eternity is forever (John 12:25)
  7. By receiving the promise of God
  8. Eternal life through Christ (2 Cor. 1:15-22)
  9. The Holy Spirit (Luke 24:49)
  10. By owning our propensity to sin. (13-14)
  11. We have sinned (Romans 3:21-26)
  12. We must humble ourselves (1 Peter 5:6-11)
  13. By realizing: (Isaiah 40:28, Psalm 89:11, Genesis)
    1. God cannot be tempted (1 Cor. 10:13)
    2. God tempts no one (1 John 1:5)
  14. By rejecting our fleshly desires. (James 4:4)
    1. Enticing us to sin (Gal 5:16-17)
    2. Sin separates us from God (Romans 6:5-14)
    3. Death is the result of Sin full grown (Matt. 18:7-9)

 

 

Questions for Transformation

Do you want to be crowned?

 

  1. What spoke to you most in this message?

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  1. What are you going to do about that?

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  1. How could it affect the world around you?

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Are you seeking daily transformation?  What has God done in you in the last month?

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