Give Thanks (Philippians 4:4-7)

Sermon Date: 
Oct 13 2019
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SERMON NOTES FOR FURTHER STUDY/REFLECTION

WEEKLY VERSE
"Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus." – Philippians 4:6-7

SERMON OUTLINE
I. INTRODUCTION
• Culture filled with Anxiety – Worry – Stress
• What is the Antidote?

II. ATTITUDE
• Power of Choice

III. PRAYER LIFE
• Power of God’s Presence

IV. PRAISE LIFE
• Power of Gratitude

V. PROMISES
• Peace of God
• Protection from God

GROWING DEEPER
1. How did today’s message speak to you?

2. What are you currently anxious or worried about? What might be a lie the enemy wants you to buy into? What is a Biblical truth you are able to use to counteract the enemy’s lies?

3. From today’s message how is it possible to receive God’s peace regardless of your circumstances?

4. What possible steps could you take to reduce levels of anxiety or worrying in the future?

GIVING GOD ALL THE PRAISE & THANKSGIVING
Spend some time in reflection and see if you're able to write a page or more using the following statements:
(a) Heavenly Father, you are worthy of all my praise and adoration because you are...
(b) I thank you with all my heart for...

Happy Thanksgiving!
Pastor Trevor