Spiritual Warfare, pt. 3
Pride
of Life
(1 John 2:15 – 17)
Do not love this world nor
the things it offers you, for
when you love the world,
you do not have the love of
the Fath...
16 For the world offers only
a craving for physical
pleasure, a craving for
everything we see, and
pride in our achiev...
17 And this world is fading
away, along with
everything that people
crave. But anyone who
does what pleases God will
...
The World
A negative term indicating a
place of corruption in the
grip of demonic powers. ISBE
Pride
of Life
Lust of the Flesh – Definition
Offers that come from
outside of us
that stir up sensuality in us.
Pride
of Life
Lust of the Flesh – Strategy
> Set your sights on the
realities of heaven
> Put to death the sinful,
earthly things lu...
Lust of the Flesh – Strategy
> Put on your new nature, and
be renewed as you learn to
know your Creator and
become lik...
Lust of the Flesh – Results
> Yielding = Immorality
> Victory = Purity
Pride
of Life
Lust of the Eyes – Definition
Offers that come from
outside of us
that stir up
discontent & dissatisfaction.
Lust of the Eyes – Strategy
> Guard your eyes by being
very careful what you allow
into your life.
Pride
of Life
Lust of the Eyes – Strategy
> Ask God to show you the
way out of the temptation
(1 Cor 10:13)
> ThankGodfor what He ha...
Lust of the Eyes – Results
> Yielding = Covetousness &
Idolatry
> Victory = Contentment
Pride
of Life
Pride of Life – Definition
When you think too highly of
your personhood,
possessions or performance--
and therefore th...
Pride of Life – Examples
Tower of Babel (Genesis 11:2-4)
King Nebuchadnezzar (Dan. 4:29-35)
King Belshazzar (Dan. 5:16-...
Pride of Life – Strategy
> Clothe yourselves
with humility
> Humble yourselves
> Don’t think you are better
than you ...
Pride of Life – Results
> Yielding = Displeasing God
& being Humiliated by God
> Victory = Grace & Exaltation
from God
Jeremiah 9:23-24 – This is
what the Lord says: “Don’t let
the wise boast in their
wisdom, or the powerful boast
in the...
that they truly know me and
understand that I am the Lord
who demonstrates unfailing
love and who brings justice
and r...
Galatians 6:14 - As for me,
may I never boast about
anything except the cross
of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Because of that cross, my
interest in this world has
been crucified, and the
world’s interest in me has
also died. NLT
May we walk in humility as
we exult and glorify our
Heavenly Father.
Pride
of Life
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Pride of Life

Teaching Pastor Michael Sabo continues teaching on Spiritual Warfare and this is part 3.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Spiritual      
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Transcripts - Pride of Life

  • 1. Spiritual Warfare, pt. 3 Pride of Life (1 John 2:15 – 17)
  • 2. Do not love this world nor the things it offers you, for when you love the world, you do not have the love of the Father in you.
  • 3. 16 For the world offers only a craving for physical pleasure, a craving for everything we see, and pride in our achievements and possessions. These are not from the Father, but are from this world.
  • 4. 17 And this world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever. NLT
  • 5. The World A negative term indicating a place of corruption in the grip of demonic powers. ISBE Pride of Life
  • 6. Lust of the Flesh – Definition Offers that come from outside of us that stir up sensuality in us. Pride of Life
  • 7. Lust of the Flesh – Strategy > Set your sights on the realities of heaven > Put to death the sinful, earthly things lurking within you;
  • 8. Lust of the Flesh – Strategy > Put on your new nature, and be renewed as you learn to know your Creator and become like him. > Be thankful for what God has done for you
  • 9. Lust of the Flesh – Results > Yielding = Immorality > Victory = Purity Pride of Life
  • 10. Lust of the Eyes – Definition Offers that come from outside of us that stir up discontent & dissatisfaction.
  • 11. Lust of the Eyes – Strategy > Guard your eyes by being very careful what you allow into your life. Pride of Life
  • 12. Lust of the Eyes – Strategy > Ask God to show you the way out of the temptation (1 Cor 10:13) > ThankGodfor what He has already given you and promised you
  • 13. Lust of the Eyes – Results > Yielding = Covetousness & Idolatry > Victory = Contentment Pride of Life
  • 14. Pride of Life – Definition When you think too highly of your personhood, possessions or performance-- and therefore think too little of God.
  • 15. Pride of Life – Examples Tower of Babel (Genesis 11:2-4) King Nebuchadnezzar (Dan. 4:29-35) King Belshazzar (Dan. 5:16-17) Pharisee (Luke 18:11-14)
  • 16. Pride of Life – Strategy > Clothe yourselves with humility > Humble yourselves > Don’t think you are better than you really are
  • 17. Pride of Life – Results > Yielding = Displeasing God & being Humiliated by God > Victory = Grace & Exaltation from God
  • 18. Jeremiah 9:23-24 – This is what the Lord says: “Don’t let the wise boast in their wisdom, or the powerful boast in their power, or the rich boast in their riches. 24But those who wish to boast should boast in this alone:
  • 19. that they truly know me and understand that I am the Lord who demonstrates unfailing love and who brings justice and righteousness to the earth, and that I delight in these things. I, the Lord, have spoken! NLT
  • 20. Galatians 6:14 - As for me, may I never boast about anything except the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • 21. Because of that cross, my interest in this world has been crucified, and the world’s interest in me has also died. NLT
  • 22. May we walk in humility as we exult and glorify our Heavenly Father. Pride of Life

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