WEEK THREE (Pages 12-14) -- STUDY REVIEW
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ŸPLACE A CHECK BESIDES SOME OF THE KEY THINGS WE NEED TO DO IN OUR PRAYER & FELLOWSHIP TIME WITH GOD:
___ Praise & Worship Him ___ Hear from God and His word
___ Meditate on God and His word ___ Confess and reconnect to God
___ Pray for others ___ Try to get all you want
___ Pray for unsaved people ___ Pray for Pastors & Leaders
___ Pursue your own desires ___ Pursue and seek to know God
ŸACCORDING TO MATTHEW 6:33 & PROVERBS 21:21 , WHAT IS THE KEY TO HAVING ALL YOU NEED, AND TO FINDING TRUE ABUNDANT LIFE:
___ Pray, Pray, Pray for the things you think will satisfy and fulfill you
___ Work very hard for the best things that life has to offer
___ Put your relationship with God first, and seek & pursue Him & His will & kingdom
ŸCHOOSE THE STATEMENTS THAT ARE TRUE:
___ People naturally have a heart to know God. ___ All Christians are hungry for God.
___ People naturally want to live by God's will. ___ We need God's Spirit to help & guide us.
___ Christians automatically know God's will. ___ We need God to cleanse us & change us
___ We need to learn how to walk with God. in order to be close & right with Him.
Ÿ YOU SHOULD START YOUR TIME WITH GOD & YOUR DAY WITH PRAISE:
___ To practice for Sunday services ___ To get your mind & heart focused on God
___ To butter him up & get all you want ___ To get focused so you can hear from God
___ To glorify and honor God ___ To get your focus off of self
___ To have a soft, humble, listening heart ___ To protect you from a spirit of despair
ŸWHY DOES GOD WANT US TO REJOICE IN HIM ALWAYS: (I Thes.5:16; Phil.4:4)
___ Because He has a "God-sized" ego and can't get enough compliments
___ Because it is pleasing to Him ___ To help raise your perspective
___ Because God wants us to get to know Him and walk with Him, the only source of true joy
and peace, so we can be filled with His joy and peace. (see John 14:21-27; 15:9-11)
___ Because it helps us get to know Him as what we praise Him for (see page 11, # 2)
ŸTHE MORE YOU TRULY KNOW GOD, THE MORE NATURAL AND HEARTFELT YOUR PRAISING AND WORSHIP OF GOD WILL BE.
ŸIN WHAT WAYS IS PRAISING GOD ACTUALLY A SPIRITUAL WEAPON (P.14):
___ Praise honors & glorifies God ___ You appear more spiritual as you do it
___ Praise helps you to know God better ___ Others will admire you for doing it
___ Praise sensitizes us to God's presence ___ Praise lifts us out of despair & oppression
___ Praise disarms & confuses the enemy ___ We are encouraged & strengthened when
we sense & know that God is near us.
Get face to face with God and prayerfully review this week's material. Ask God to show you how you can be closer to Him and more one with Him.