September 13, 2020
Isaiah 43:18-19 NIV
the former things;
do not dwell on the
See, I am doing a !
Now it springs up; do you not it?
You’re never more than in the midst of a transition.
Acts 9:1-2 NIV
Meanwhile, Saul was still breathing out murderous threats . He went to the high priest and asked him for letters to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any there who belonged to the Way, whether men or women, he might take them as to Jerusalem.
As he neared Damascus on his journey, suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him.
Paul got up from the ground, but when he he could . So they led him by the hand into Damascus.
Paul only began to when he .
God are you trying to ?
Acts 9:9 NIV
For three days he was blind, and did not eat or drink anything.
Acts 9:17 NIV
Then Ananias went to the house and entered it. Placing his hands on Saul, he said, “Brother Saul, the Lord—Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you were coming here—has so that you may and be filled with the Holy Spirit.”
, something like scales fell from Saul’s eyes, and he could . He got up and was baptized,
Saul spent with the in Damascus. At once he began to preach in the synagogues that Jesus is the Son of God.
All those who heard him were astonished and asked, “Isn’t he the man who raised havoc in Jerusalem among those who call on this name?…
The only place to truly deal with change is in the context of .
3 truths about growth & change:
1. God never wants you to growing.
Phillipians 1:6 NIV
being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
2. You grow in the midst of change.
3. Therefore, your growth depends on your ability to change.
“And we know that inGod works for of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28
1. What do I need to embrace?
2. What is God me through this?
3. is helping me walk through it?