Hope Community Church
REFUEL Mid-Week Bible Study - November 20th, 2019
A casual, topical bible study to help "fill up your tank" in the middle of the week. Come as you are and dig deeper into the Word! • Hope's Coffee Café - coffee/tea bar in the foyer from 6:30-6:55 PM • Child Care (ages 6wks-5yrs) & Kids "Mid-Week Mania" (grades K-5th) provided
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  • Hope Community Church
    1240 Jay St, Waterford Twp, MI 48327, USA
    miércoles 7:00 PM
<< VICTORIOUS CHRISTIAN LIVING >>

Defined:
Walking by faith in the promises of God as evidenced by the production of godly fruit that brings God glory.

The opposite of which is being driven by sinful, fleshly desires that debilitate us.

If Jesus secured the victory (OVER SIN), why is it so elusive personally?
• We love our excuses.
• We don't see sin like God does.
• We fight alone.
• We want God's gift, but not Him.
REVIEW:

Living victoriously involves...
1. Fighting from, not for, our identity.
2. Embracing, not avoiding, our responsibility.
LESSON 3:

Living victoriously involves...
3. Addressing, not denying, our vulnerability.
(Addressing bullet #3: "We fight alone")

Defined:
1. State of being vulnerable or exposed.
2. Susceptible to injury or attack.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:

I wish it were possible to limit the amount of sin I commit to a bare minimum in my life.

Are you utilizing every available tool to fight temptation and avoid sinning?
Valuable tools available to EVERY Christian include:
1. Human History
Valuable tools available to EVERY Christian include:
1. Human History

What has human history, your family history, and your personal history taught you about being vulnerable?
Valuable tools available to EVERY Christian include:
1. Human History
2. A Heavenly Mindset
Reign = to rule, be the boss, call the shots
Present = to stand beside, aid, be at hand (ready)
Members = body part, limb, including brain.
Instruments = utensils, tools, mostly ones used in warfare
In Conclusion:
Victorious Christians know they can't afford to deny their vulnerabilities. Instead, they take their cues from history and address them by having a Heavenly Mindset.