1 Corinthians 3:12-15

Key Point: There are some eternally harmful actions that don’t separate us from the grace of God.

Does that mean we can live any way we want?

To be wise, I must know what separates me from God.

Galatians 5:19-21

Matthew 25:32-46; 1 Corinthians 6:9-11; Ephesians 5:5-11

There are things that keep us out of the Kingdom of God!

Last week’s question:  What is our responsibility to those who are not saved?

Today’s Question: What do you believe about giving?

The Principle of First Fruits –Proverbs 3:5-10

  • The Bible consistently teaches that if we honor God with the first fruits (10%), He will become our source for all we need in life.
  • God tells us where to give to honor Him.
  • Matthew 6:24 – The two keywords in this verse are love and serve.

Giving unleashes the favor of God. –Luke 6:37-38

  • The promise is, with the measure you use it will be measured back from God. This is Kingdom of God living.
  • Faithfulness in honoring God puts us in God’s supply line.
  • If you don’t know the Philippian story, read it this week inActs 16:11-40.
  • Philippians 4:14-20
  • Giving releases God’s resources into our lives.
  • Kingdom of God Principal: What money can’t buy, God can supply!
  • James 1:16-18
  • What I do with money is a reflection of my understanding of who God is in my life.
  • 2 Corinthians 9:6-8

There are riches that matter and riches that are meaningless. –Matthew 6:19-21

  • There is a heavenly
  • There is a meaningless way to invest.
  • Your giving attaches your heart.

God provides. – Genesis 22:

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