This Not That: Life Line Not Tow Rope
“THIS NOT THAT”
Live Near To God not Near to the World
Jealousy = Wanting back someone that’s your
Covet = Wanting something that’s not yours
Envy = Hating the person who has what you want
Submission + Resistance + Movement = Nearness to God + Distance from the World
What does active resistance look like?
- It looks like prayer
Prayer is an invitation to an ongoing and engaging relationship.
- It looks like worship
Worship is a demonstrative statement of the Lordship of Christ.
- It looks like meditating on God’s Word
Meditating on the Word of God is a truth infusion.
- It looks like obedience in all matters
Friends of God are those who keep His commandments.
Repentance + Humility = Resurrection
Wash Your Hands = This a cease and desist order. To wash your hands of something/someone is to remove or separate yourself from it/them.
Purify Your Hearts = A change of our motives/motivations.
Grieve, Mourn, Wail = A change of our attitude towards sin.
Self-Lowering = God Raising