Sunday, March 24, 2019—Mike Teel, Pastor
FATAL DISTRACTIONS: Feast on the Good Stuff
FOCAL PASSAGE: 1 Corinthians 3:16-17, 6:19-20
16Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in your midst? 17If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy that person; for God’s temple is sacred, and you together are that temple 19Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; 20you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.
GLUTTONY ACTUALLY IS SIN
· Philippians 3:18-19
1. GOOD VS. BAD
2. TWO MAIN TYPES OF EXCESS
· Proverbs 20:22
· Proverbs 20:1
3. FOOD AND COMFORT ADDICTIONS
THE BODY MATTERS TO GOD
· 1 Corinthians 3: 16-17
· 1 Corinthians 6: 12-13, 19-20
A. Our bodies are actually God’s Temple.
B. The way we handle our physical appetites affects our spiritual life.
C. The key here is who our master is.
SELF—CONTROL AND TRUST
· Proverbs 23:1-3
3. PUT OFF AND PUT ON… John 6: 25-51
LIVE IT OUT
> How do you know your body is the Temple of the Holy Spirit today?
> What area of your life has God Indicated you suffer from gluttony?
> What do you need to put off and what do you need to put on to have the balanced life God wants you to have?