Sermons on Emotional Health (Page 3)

Small Things Big Difference Part 5

Small Things Big Difference Part 5 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR CHARACTER—ATTITUDE Your attitude comes out of the core of your being. It represents your disposition, outlook, and determines the character you walk in. “Weakness of attitude becomes a weakness of character.” – Albert Einstein 1 Kings 11:11 (NIV) So the Lord said to Solomon, “Since this is your attitude and you have not kept my…

Small Things Big Difference Part 4

Small Things Big Difference Part 4 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR HABITS—OR DISCIPLINES Our habits are formed by what we repeated do. Disciple is training yourself to act in accordance with a set of standards. Some of us train ourselves to read our Bible, pray, budget, etc. Some of us train ourselves to sleep in, play video games, eat, etc. Discipline is simply choosing between what…

Small Things Big Difference Part 3

Small Things Big Difference Part 3 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR WORDS Proverbs 18:21 (NIV) The tongue has the power of life and death. Our words are either life-giving (LG) or life-taking (LT). If you want to change the life you have, you need to change the words you speak. James 3:3-5 (NLT) We can make a large horse go wherever we want by means of a…

Small Things Big Difference Part 2

Small Things Big Difference Part 2 It’s often the small things that no one sees that result in the big things that everyone wants. OUR THOUGHTS Your life will always move in the direction of your strongest thoughts. Proverbs 23:7 (NKJV) For as he thinks in his heart, so is he. If you think you can’t, you probably won’t. If you think you can, you probably will. If you dwell on problems, they will overwhelm you. If you look for…

Thoughts Become Things Part 4: Preparing For Harvest

Thoughts Become Things Part 4: Preparing For Harvest The condition of our heart determines the quality of life we will experience here on earth; as well as our participation in God’s miracle working power. The more we acknowledge the good things God has placed in us, by putting us in Christ, the more we experience abundant living. Philemon 1:6 (AMP) [I pray] that the participation in and sharing of your faith may produce and promote full recognition and appreciation and…

Thoughts Become Things Part 3: Taking Thoughts Captive

Thoughts Become Things Part 3: Taking Thoughts Captive The average person has 12,000 to 60,000 thoughts a day. 90% of those thoughts are repetitive 80% of those thoughts are negative. Deuteronomy 15:9 (NLB) Be careful that there is no sinful thought in your heart. Romans 14:23 (KJV) . . . whatsoever is not of faith is sin. Sin is not necessarily the bad things we do, as much as the bad things we believe. What we think about we bring…

Thoughts Become Things Part 2: My Heart’s Capacity

Thoughts Become Things Part 2: My Heart’s Capacity Mark 4:20 (VOICE) Those last seeds—those sown into good soil? Those people hear the word, accept it, meditate on it, act on it, and bear fruit—a crop 30, 60, or 100 times larger. DEVELOPING OUR HEART’S CAPACITY Malachi 3:6 (CEV) I am the Lord . . . and I never change. The question is not, “Will God heal me?” God is 100% predictable. The answer is yes. The real question is, “What…

Thoughts Become Things: The Science of Faith

Hebrews 11:3 (VOICE) Through faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God; everything we now see was fashioned from that which is invisible. A SCIENCE TO FAITH Genesis 1:27 (NIV) God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. You are more like God than what you think. You are framing your world through your words. Proverbs 12:14 (MOFF) A man reaps the…

You Asked For It: How to Change

You Asked For It: How to Change We all have areas of our lives that we excel in and areas that seem to be more stubborn. Satan often uses the latter to bring us under guilt, condemnation, and shame. Romans 7:15 (NLT) I don’t understand myself at all, for I really want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do the very thing I hate. UNDERSTANDING THE CYCLE It becomes a part of your identity.…