Selected Scriptures Key Idea: Rather than meditate on our sin or suffering, we need to meditate on our Savior through Scripture Encouragement for meditation Explanation of meditation Examples of meditation
Christian Meditation: Thinking deeply about biblical truths Meditation isn’t missing, it is misdirected Meditation isn’t nice, it is necessary
Key Idea: Pursuing the promised King leads to a joyful heart Pursuing pretend kings lead to a trouble heart Pursuing the promised King leads to a joyful heart
Key Idea: Joyful serving is rooted in a relationship with Jesus Four ways to pursue joyful serving in Christ Consider your heart Consider the goodness of Christ Consider your family Consider the gospel
Key Idea: We love others faithfully by first allowing the Word to encourage our love for Christ.
Key Idea: If we want to live lives of mercy, we must not live our lives as orphans. Our adoption means we don’t have to hoard. Our adoption means we don’t have to live in fear. Our adoption means we don’t have to worry about tomorrow.