HISplace Family Church
"How Do I Not Live Offended?" – Sunday, September 16, 2018
We look forward to seeing you on Sunday at 9:30 or 11 AM as we continue our series on topics people requested in the Spring. This will be an encouraging series that will build your family! Come enjoy dynamic music, practical Bible messages and fun, engaging Children's Ministry each service.
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  • HISplace Family Church
    5302 Spring Stuebner Rd, Spring, TX 77389, USA
    Sunday 9:30 AM, Sunday 11:00 AM
Message Notes
09.16.2018 | You Asked for It | Part #3
"How Do I Not Live Offended?"
Luke 17:1 - Then said he unto the disciples, It is impossible but that offences will come: but woe unto him, through whom they come! KJV

Greek – the trigger of a ____, a snare, a cause for error

Luke 17:1 - One day Jesus said to his disciples, “There will always be temptations to sin, but what sorrow awaits the person who does the tempting! NLT

THE COST OF BEING OFFENDED

Destroyed __________.

Proverbs 18:19 - An offended friend is harder to win back than a fortified city. Arguments separate friends like a gate locked with bars. NLT
Detachment from spiritual _________.

2 Kings 5:11 - But Naaman became angry and stalked away. “I thought he would certainly come out to meet me!” he said. “I expected him to wave his hand over the leprosy and call on the name of the Lord his God and heal me! NLT
Separation from God’s _______.

Colossians 3:12, 14 - Since God chose you to be the holy people he loves, you must clothe yourselves with tenderhearted mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony. NLT
Inability to receive God’s _____.

Mark 4:14-15 - The farmer plants seed by taking God’s word to others. The seed that fell on the footpath represents those who hear the message, only to have Satan come at once and take it away. NLT
Inability to receive your ________.

Matthew 13:54-58 - He returned to Nazareth, his hometown. When he taught there in the synagogue, everyone was amazed and said, “Where does he get this wisdom and the power to do miracles?” Then they scoffed, “He’s just the carpenter’s son, and we know Mary, his mother, and his brothers—James, Joseph, Simon, and Judas. All his sisters live right here among us. Where did he learn all these things?” And they were deeply offended and refused to believe in him. Then Jesus told them, “A prophet is honored everywhere except in his own hometown and among his own family.” And so he did only a few miracles there because of their unbelief. NLT
HOW DO I NOT LIVE OFFENDED?

1. _________ them.

Mark 11:24-25 - I tell you, you can pray for anything, and if you believe that you’ve received it, it will be yours. But when you are praying, first forgive anyone you are holding a grudge against, so that your Father in heaven will forgive your sins, too. NLT

Colossians 3:13 - Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others. NLT
2. _________ wisely.

Deuteronomy 30:19-20 - Today I have given you the choice between life and death, between blessings and curses…This is the key to your life. NLT
3. ________ it.

Proverbs 12:16 - Fools have short fuses and explode all too quickly; the prudent quietly shrug off insults. MSG

1 Samuel 17:28-30 - But when David’s oldest brother, Eliab, heard David talking to the men, he was angry. “What are you doing around here anyway?” he demanded. “What about those few sheep you’re supposed to be taking care of? I know about your pride and deceit. You just want to see the battle!” “What have I done now?” David replied. “I was only asking a question!” He walked over to some others and asked them the same thing and received the same answer. NLT
4. _______ fully.

2 Chronicles 16:9a - The eyes of the Lord search the whole earth in order to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. NLT
5. ________ that nothing will offend you.

Psalm 119:165 - Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. KJV

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