August 14, 2022 PM
(#28 in series)
Galatians: Walk by the Spirit, Part 2
How do you change attitudes, mindsets, or character issues that you don't want in your life?
- When you walk by the Spirit, you do not carry out the desires of the flesh. (vv. 16-17, 19-21)
- When you walk by the Spirit, you don't need a list of __ for every situation. (v. 18)
Four guiding principles for trusting God with everyday decisions: (From Decision Making and the Will of God by Garry Friesen)
1) The Principle of __
Where God commands, we must obey.
2) The Principle of __
Where there is no command, God gives us freedom (and responsibility) to choose.
3) The Principle of __
Where there is no command, God gives us wisdom to choose.
4) The Principle of __
When we have chosen what is moral and wise, we must trust the sovereign God to work all the details together for good.
- When you walk by the Spirit, the Spirit __ through you. (vv. 22-23)
- When you walk by the Spirit, there is no __ with other believers. (vv. 24-26)
Our victory does not come by __ against the flesh but by surrendering to the Spirit.