Introduction: Ephesians 4: 11-16
Stuff Phil Said:
“This is a God that can be counted on. A god that is real.”
“God is good and in the middle of your mess he is with you.”
“The path to solid character is less than obvious”
“The promise is that he will make the whole body fit together…when the whole body is full of love.”
We have a tendency to put long term pain over short term breakthroughs.”
“When you serve or put others first, entitlement will slowly slip away.
Have you ever thought, “this is the worst” for something petty? How did that compare to some of the other things going on in the world?
Where do you think most peoples sense of entitlement comes from? Do you have an entitled attitude? Why?
How does the idea of serving verses consuming challenge you?
Why do you believe that serving kills entitlement?
Do you ever act entitled towards your family? How does that usually play out?
How can you battle entitlement at home? Work?
Does envy fuel entitlement? How can we learn to be more content?
How do you want to be remembered?