Presentation on theme: "REFRAMING EXPECTANCY Dr. Martin Sanders Holy Spirit Weekend October 2013."— Presentation transcript:
REFRAMING EXPECTANCY Dr. Martin Sanders Holy Spirit Weekend October 2013
The only thing missing in many lives / many churches is… EXPECTANCY
HOLY SPIRIT EM Extended time of simply being in the presence of God, seeking Him and His Best for you!
ANTICIPATION Desire Longing Seeking (7 words)
YOU SEEK – HE SEARCHES Psalm 139 Search me – Know me Any blocks, barriers, offenses Your part – His part
WILLING SPIRIT Psalm 51:10-12 Just say “YES” to God! NO Negotiating!!
REPENTANCE A desire/willingness to be different Leave “it” behind Walk in New Life
REPENTANCE Track Communion Confessions Track Patterns of Leaving “it” behind Abusing the Grace of God
BLOCKS / BARRIERS OFFENSES / LIMITATIONS Complacency: status quo; life; spiritual life Control (fear of Holy Spirit) Living in your Head: critical analysis Religious Spirit: count, calculate, deserve credit
Expanding Your Capacity Ephesians 3:14-19 Expand your Capacity Thicken the Walls of your Soul See / receive things you’ve never seen before Receive more of God / He gets more of you
Holy Spirit Overview 10+ hours with Him Team approach Expectancy Anticipation Willing spirit Expectancy without Agenda!!