2018 – FRIDAY 26 OCTOBER
THE OVERCOMING SOUL
The Lord is my shepherd;
I shall not want.
He makes me to lie down in green pastures;
He leads me beside the still waters.
He restores my soul;
He leads me in the paths of righteousness
For His name’s sake.
1. OVERCOMING WORRY
THE LORD IS MY SHEPHERD.
CONFIDENCE – in the plan of God for your life – is the first step to a flourishing soul.
2. OVERCOMING COVETOUSNESS
I SHALL NOT WANT.
CONTENTMENT – in the provision of God is evidence of a prospering soul.
3. OVERCOMING ENVY
HE MAKES ME TO LIE DOWN IN GREEN PASTURES.
COMMITMENT – to stay planted – is the key to a satisfied soul.
4. OVERCOMING BUSYNESS
HE LEADS ME BESIDE STILL WATERS.
CALMNESS – is the quiet confidence of soul – that you are on the right path.
5. OVERCOMING WOUNDING
HE RESTORES MY SOUL.
CONFESSION – of our sins and our hurts – brings healing and hope to our souls.
6. OVERCOMING LUST
HE LEADS ME IN THE PATHS OF RIGHTEOUSNESS.
CLEANNESS – Of heart and mind comes from a soul washed in the Word.
7. OVERCOMING SELFISHNESS
FOR HIS NAMES SAKE.
CLARITY – of heart and soul comes from identifying who “saved and called” you – and how to please Him.