The Break Series – Part 4 – “Attitudes of Calebs”
March 22, 2020
Numbers 13:27 (NLT); This was their report to Moses: “We entered the land you sent us to explore, and it is indeed a bountiful country-a land with milk and honey. Here is the kind of it produces.
Numbers 13:28,29 (NLT); the people living there are powerful, and their towns are large and fortified. We even saw giants there, the descendants of Anak! The Amalekites live in the Negev, and the Hittites, Jebusites, and Amorites live in the hill country. The Canaanites live along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea and along the Jordan Valley.”
Numbers 13:30 (NLT); Caleb tried to quiet the people as they stood before Moses. “Let’s go at once to take the land,” he said. “We can certainly conquer it!”
Numbers 13:31 (NLT); the other men who had explored the land with him disagreed. “We can’t go up against them! They are than we are!”
1. Your Attitude: you either see your circumstances as God’s stones, in your life, or as rocks of .
Numbers 13:32 (NLT); So they this report about the land among the Israelites: “The land we traveled through and explored will devour anyone who goes to live there. All the people we saw were huge.
Numbers 14:1-8 (NLT); Then the whole community began weeping aloud, and they cried all night. Their voices rose in a great chorus of against Moses and Aaron. “If only we had died in , or even here in the !” they “Why is the Lord taking us to this country only to have us die in battle? Our wives and our little ones will be carried off as plunder! Wouldn’t it be better for us to return to ?”
Then they plotted among themselves, “Let’s choose a leader and go back to !” Then Moses and Aaron fell face down on the ground before the whole community of Israel.
Two of the men who had explored the land, son of Nun and son of Jephunneh, tore their clothing. They said to all the people of Israel, “The land we traveled through and explored is a land! And if the Lord is pleased with us, He will into that land and give it to us. It is a rich land flowing with milk and honey.
12 men were sent to checkout the Promise Land – 10 had a ATTITUDE while 2 had a ATTITUDE
2. Your attitude is; either you see the power of God you and you or; you believe your opposition is greater than you are.
Caleb Clark – Handed Pitcher, Spring Training Roster of the Canadian Junior National Baseball Team
7 to 10% of people are left-handed. Stone or rock?
Born in the wrong place, a country of Players… Larry Walker, Fergie Jenkins
Attitude: Humble Hungry – Hard beats talent, if talent work. When you cross the painted you respect everyone, but you no one You do not win or loose the game until the out and then you cannot change the result. The makes the final call.
A.G.T.G. – All Glory to God!
What are the results of the Calebs attitudes; Because of their attitudes Caleb and Joshua were the two of the twelve spies and of that who went into the Land.
Because of his attitude Caleb Clark was and represented his country, Canada, at the age of .
Both Calebs have done so because they gave/give; “All to God!”
Romans 14:17-18 (NLT); For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we or , but of living a life of and and joy in the Spirit. If you serve Christ with this , you will God, and others will of you, too.
Not will approve but the important ones will. The ones will use to help you, be there.
Keep a humble, yet hungry attitude, for and you will be !
Are you a Christian first? You must decide what comes first. Attitude: Are you a Christian who is a ______ or are you a _______ who is a Christian? The difference is; who comes first, not what and I don’t mean, Abbot and Costello’s famous routine.
Ephesians 4:21-22 (NLT); Since you have heard about Jesus and have learned the truth that comes from Him, off your old sinful nature and your former way of life, which is corrupted by lust and deception.
Ephesians 4:23-24 (NLT); Instead, let the Spirit your thoughts and . Put on your nature, created to be like God-truly and .
Philippians 2:5-8 (NLT); You must have the same that Christ Jesus had. Though He was God, He did not think of equality with God as something to cling to. Instead, He gave up His divine privileges; He took the position of a slave and was born as a human being. When He appeared in human form, He Himself in to God and died a criminal’s death on a cross.
We’re not Jesus. The question then is; how did the Calebs and or how can we now, have that attitude?
Philippians 2:9-11 (NLT); Therefore, elevated Him to the place of highest honour and gave Him the name above all other names, that at the name of Jesus should , in Heaven and on Earth and under the Earth, and that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the of God the Father.
We need to keep a attitude. We need to willingly bow our and place our hearts, , dreams and at His feet and declare with our : “All Glory to God!”
What’s Your Attitude?