The Love Walk pt. 4 Message Thesis: Love is vital to our walk with God and with one another. Message objective: To understand the role of love in developing healthy relationships.
The Love Walk pt. 4 Points to ponder: Absence of self love will produce the needy trap. The needy trap leads to a very defeating cycle of seeking acceptance. Neediness makes one vulnerable and causes self centeredness.
Needy: Wanting or needing affection, attention, or reassurance, especially to an excessive degree. Insatiable desire for things. needi·ly adv. needi·ness n.
Jeremiah 18:4 3 Then I went down to the potters house, and, behold, he wrought a work on the wheels. 4 And the vessel that he made of clay was marred in the hand of the potter: so he made it again another vessel, as seemed good to the potter to make it.
Isaiah 64:8 8 But now, O LORD, thou art our father; we are the clay, and thou our potter; and we all are the work of thy hand.
2 Corinthians 5:17 17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new
The Solution: A season on The Potters Wheel to get our innermost needs met, ministered to, and mended. Met…….. Ministered……. Mended!
The Love Walk pt. 4 Loves Role in the Journey: The Needy Trap.