Sermon Notes 2015 08 09 PM

August 9, 2015 PM
Rev. Stephen Dervan - 16
#4 in series

HINDSIGHT:
FIGHTING LAZINESS
Proverbs 24:30-34

"The sluggard says, 'There is a lion in the road! There is a lion in the streets!' As a door turns on its hinges, so does a sluggard on his bed. The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth. The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who can answer sensibly." – Proverbs 26:13-16

What does Proverbs teach us about "the sluggard"?

1) The sluggard __.

Proverbs 6:6-11

2) The sluggard is __with __.

"The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied." – Proverbs 13:4

Proverbs 21:25

3) The sluggard is __.

"Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those who send him." – Proverbs 10:26

4) The sluggard fails to __.

5) The sluggard __.

6) The sluggard __ the __.

Proverbs 20:4

"The way of a sluggard is like a hedge of thorns, but the path of the upright is a level highway." – Proverbs 15:19