Learning to Walk with God

Learning to Walk in Freedom with God pt 13

1.  Introduction - AIM High

    Apply Eph 4.14-15 to Every Facet of Your Life

    Integrate Integrity into Every Area of Life

Master Faith Fundamentals

2.  Excel As Agents of Redemption
Exorcise Unhealthy Influences (11-13)
Do you understand the influences driving your faith journey?

Exalt Jesus, not Your Credentials (14)
What are you really relying on to make your voice heard?

Learning to Walk in Freedom with God pt12

1.   Believe in God's Vision for People (6.1-5)

2.  Create a Healthy Spiritual Community (6.6)

Eight Signs of Healthy Community from Hebrews 10.19-25:
        1.  Grace Based                    5.  Challenges each other
        2.  Loves Jesus                    6.  Keeps community worship a priority
        3.  Walks with God                7.  Helps each other stay strong
        4.  Perseveres in the faith    8. Thrives in dark times

3.  Maintain Clarity and Accountability (6.7-8)

4.  Shine (6.9-10)

Learning to Walk in Freedom with God pt11

1.  Believe in God's Vision for People (6.1-5)

            A.  Function As an Agent of Redemption (6.1)
Can you name an area of life where you feel more restored?

            B.  Help Each Other (w/o blaming) (6.2)
Why is the need to say, “I told you so” entrenched in us?

            C.  Stay Humble (6.3)

            D.  Get Your Act Together (6.4-5)

Learning to Walk in Freedom with God pt10

Contrast “Fruit” and “Works” (22a)

Examine Facets of True Spiritual Life (22b-23)
Love, Joy, Peace, Patience, Kindness, Goodness,
Faithfulness, Gentleness, Self-Control

Which Facet Is Most Difficult For You?

Contrast “Fruit” and “Works” (22a)

Examine Facets of True Spiritual Life (22b-23)

Return to Your Identity in Christ (24-25)

Discern a Great Threat to Spiritual Maturity (26)

 

 

Learning to Walk in Freedom with God pt6

Prepare for an Inner War (5.1)

How does a performance mentality “sever” from grace?

Reject False Carrots and Sticks (5.2-4)

Keep a Single Eye (5.5-6)

Discern Who Is Manipulating You (5.7-12)
    (And Why They Can Do It!)

What types of performance traps ensnare you?

Why are they so powerful in your life? 

Live Consistently in True Freedom (5.13-15)

Learning the Walk in Freedom with God pt4

ARE YOU TOO ATTACHED OR TOO AVOIDANT?

 LAW (John 5.45)           LIBERTY                    LICENSE
       SINAI                           SPIRIT                            SIN
  ACCUSATION            ALLEGIANCE           TEMPTATION
   OBSESSION                  GRACE                    ADDICTION
   AVOIDANCE               THE WAY               ATTACHMENT
 PUSH/Hunting                                                    PULL/Hunter

WHAT THE LAW DOES:                        WHAT SIN DOES:
LAW – Accusation - Obsessive    LICENSE – Temptation – Addictive
                 Jailer                                                    Jailer
                 Disciplinarian                                        Indulger/Seducer
                 Slave Master                                        Slave Master

 

QUESTIONS FOR SPIRITUAL GROWN-UPS (4.16-31):
1.  Can You Handle the Truth? (16)
2.  Can You Discern What Fuels Your Passion? (17-18)
3.  Can You Listen to Others? (19-20)

Learning the Walk in Freedom with God pt3

Stop Cheapening Grace through Wrong Living (2.17-21)
ARE YOU TOO ATTACHED OR TOO AVOIDANT?

 LAW (John 5.45)                LIBERTY                    LICENSE
       SINAI                           SPIRIT                           SIN
  ACCUSATION            ALLEGIANCE            TEMPTATION
   OBSESSION                  GRACE                   ADDICTION
   AVOIDANCE               THE WAY              ATTACHMENT
 PUSH/Hunting                                                        PULL/Hunter

1.  Contemplate Paul's Analogies (3.19-4.6)
2.  Accept What External Law Is (4.7-10)
Q1: Which Analogy Resonates Most with You:
                     Jailer, Disciplinarian, or Slave Master

         LAW – Accusation - Obsessive            LICENSE – Temptation – Addictive
                     Jailer                                                    Jailer
                     Disciplinarian                                        Indulger/Seducer
                     Slave Master                                            Slave Master

3.  Give Your Heart to Free People (4.11-20)
4.  Grasp Why Some Are Legalistic or Controlling (4.17-18)
5.  Apply This to Your Life
Q2: Any Questions Related to the Law's Purpose?