A Vision for Your Heart: A Heart for God

Jan 21, 2018

Passage:Revelation 2:1

Preacher: Pat Schultz

Series: A Vision for Your Heart

Category: Sermon

Detail:

A Heart for God

A Vision for Your Heart, Part 1

 

“Above all else, guard your heart, for from it flow the well springs of life.”

                 Proverbs 4:23

 

Vision for a heart for God: to passionately love God and protect my heart from idols.

 

 

Keep your first love first by recognizing:

 

“‘I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance Revelation 2:2

 

1.) The idol of ____________________________________________________________.

  • Remember = The Gospel is Christ’s loving performance for you! (v. 5)

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 and how you cannot bear with those who are evil, but have tested those who call themselves apostles and are not, and found them to be false.  Revelation 2:2

 

2.) The idol of ____________________________________________________________.

  • Repent = Change your mind. Choose to be centered on relationally knowing Christ. (v.5)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 3 I know you are enduring patiently and bearing up for my name's sake, and you have not grown weary. Revelation 2:3

 

3.) The idol of ____________________________________________________________.

  • Return = Do works empowered by Christ’s loving approval. (v.5)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Is it my vision to have a heart for God?