Grace Bible Church
Deacon Rick Bettez
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The word ‘heart’ is the Hebrew noun, LEB, meaning the inner most part of the person, the place where knowledge, emotions & thoughts dwell.
The battlefield is a place of loud noise and shuffling confusion at times.
The battlefield is a place of hushed tension and sinister silence at times.
The battlefield is a place of little rest and intense mental maneuvering.
1Cor 2:16 We have the mind of Christ.
Phil 2:5 Have this attitude in yourselves which also in Christ Jesus.
If the Bible still has hidden pockets of myth for you, you will always have a cosmic slant in your soul.
2Tim 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.
SOPHRONISMOS the masculine Greek noun for discipline, means a sound mind, self-control and a calling to be moderate and level headed.
We get our motivation from the word of God, from prayer and fellowship with God the HS & positive Bels’.
Phil 2:2 Make my joy complete by being of the same mind, maintaining the same love, united in spirit intent on one purpose.
When you continually renew your mind with truth you begin to have stability in thought & sound judgment. (Rom12:1-3)
Stability is a mental attitude- James 1:8.
Prosperity is a mental attitude — Philippians 4:7.
Giving is a mental attitude — 2 Corinthians 9:7.
Evil is a mental attitude — Matthew 9:4.
Arrogance is a mental attitude — Galatians 6:3.