Presentation on theme: "Let God Be God Recap Our Human weakness in not trusting in God simply because we do not know and obey God. The Resulting problem due to wrong motives,"— Presentation transcript:
1 Let God Be GodRecapOur Human weakness in not trusting in God simply because we do not know and obey God.The Resulting problem due to wrong motives, priorities and allegiance.The critical need of a Spiritual eyesight.Seeing from God’s perspective.
2 The critical need “Live life with God’s wisdom” Let’s look at the old testament: The most wise man on earth- King SolomonHe asked God for wisdom to rule the nation.1 King 3:5-15
3 Wisdom from New Bible Dictionary Meaning: UnderstandingIs intensely practical, not theoretical.Basically wisdom is the art of being successful, of forming the correct plan to gain the desired results. Its seat is the heart, the centre of moral and intellectual decision.
4 Biblical wisdomMeaning: takes insights gleaned from the knowledge of God’s ways and applied them in the daily walk.The combination of insights and obedience.
5 Edmund Chan defines wisdom As balancing the tensions of life in the fear of the Lord. Wisdom is vital to leadership, hence Solomon asked for wisdom from God. He was asking God to give him the knowledge and discernment required to build the nation as the spiritual leader and King.Solomon recoginsed his own limitations and hence implored God to grant him the added acumen for such a task.
6 Why wisdom? Solomon started well as a king as he looked to God. He expresses his great dependence on God.The fall of Solomon is when he move away from God and started to bring in foreign wives because of his weakness for women.Watch Video……………………..
7 How can we draw wisdom from God? Ask. James 1:5 If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God who gives genorously to all without reproach and it will be given him. God promised that He will grant wisdom to those who ask for it.
8 ChallengeLet God be God. Therefore we need God’s wisdom to reverse the ontological inversion to its origin in Christ.Thru His wisdom we can live out our life in accordance to His plan. Plan for success and abundant.(John 10:10, Joshua 1:8)How many of you want wisdom from God?Come forward to receive His wisdom today.