MAY 14, 2017
SAMSON—CHOSEN BY GOD—PART I

SERMON TITLE: ATTITUDES OF THE HEART
SERMON THEME: STRONG SPIRIT WEAK WILL
SERMON TEXT: PROVERBS 3:5-6

 

INTRODUCTION: SAMSON WAS A MAN WITH GREAT POTENTIAL YET WAS VERY SELF DESTRUCTIVE.
PROVERBS 3:5-6, EZEKIEL 22:30       

  1. SAMSON WAS CALLED BY GOD TO LIVE BY THREE NAZIRITE VOWS

JUDGES 13:1-3, JUDGES 13:4-5   

  1. DO NOT DRINK ALCOHOL

 

  1. DO NOT TOUCH ANYTHING THAT IS DEAD
  1. DO NOT CUT YOUR HAIR

 

 

  1. THREE ATTITUDES THAT MAKES STRONG PEOPLE WEAK.

  JUDGES 14:1-4, JUDGES 14:5-9, JUDGES 14:10-11  

  1. LUST: I WANT IT

 

  1. ENTITLEMENT: I DESERVE IT
  1. PRIDE: I CAN HANDLE IT

 

 

  1. THREE ATTITUDES THAT MAKE WEAK PEOPLE STRONG

EPHESIANS 6:10-11, I CORINTHIANS 16:13-14, II CORINTHIANS 12:9-10

  1. I WANT GOD TO LEAD MY LIFE

 

  1. I KNOW I DESERVE DEATH BUT GOD GIVES ME GRACE
  1. I CANNOT HANDLE ANYTHING WITHOUT GOD

 

CONCLUSION: WANT TO BE STRONG ADMIT TO YOUR WEAKNESSES