“Unhappiness” To Do List….
1. Live for yourself.
“For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every foul practice. ” James 3:16
2. I need ____________ to make me happy.
(fill in the blank: new car, bigger house, more friends, better figure, more money)
“Those who want to be rich are falling into temptation and into a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires, whch plunge them into ruin and destruction. For the love of money is the root of all evils, and some people in their desire for it have strayed from the faith and have pierced themselves with many pains. ” 1 Tim 6:9-10
3. Compare yourself with others.
“But when they measure themselves by one another and compare themselves with one another, they are without understanding.”
2Cor 10: 12b
4. Complain. Be ungrateful.
“In all circumstances give thanks, for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 The 5:18
5. I’ll be happy when __________.
(fill in the blank: my ship comes in, I’m out of debt, I get a better job….)
“Behold, NOW is a very acceptable time; behold, NOW is the day of salvation.” 2cor 6:2b
Let’s bring this “To Do List” to the foot of the cross…
Let the Blood of Jesus Christ, Our Lord and Savior, set us free.
“For freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.” Gal 5:1