- 3 years ago
Phil spoke on our transformation from self-reliance to Sonship.
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• New Series
• Pickup on some things from last year
o Presence of God
o Taking Hold of that for which God took hold of us
• Moving forward as a Church
• Sustainable Power – Some groups have or are going through this book
JOHN 15 VERSES 1-5
1. The Sin of Self Reliance
• All prone to be self-sufficient, maybe a western culture thing
• Feel we should be able to do it all of ourselves
• We don’t need others and we certainly don’t need God
• We have ways of dealing with things
• All is well, why would I need anyone or any thing
• Somehow to admit we can’t do it is failure on our part
• To recognise we are not sufficient is weakness
• Actually we are denying ourselves of Gods provision and care which he provides which is better than we could for ourselves.
• It becomes a matter of our Pride
Jesus Said these words
“Apart from me you can do