Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Faith WOD - 4/25/2012

Take control of your thoughts concerning others.  List 3 thoughts you want to have as you encounter others today.

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"We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ." (2 Corinthians 10:5)


  1. 1. This is God's child.
    2. This person belongs to God, not me.
    3. May the peace of Christ be with you.

  2. 1. This person is wonderfully and fearfully made in the image of God.
    2. This person needs compassion from me - as "Jesus had compassion on the crowds."
    3. How can I serve this person?

  3. 1. God loves this person.
    2. We are to love one another including this person, not pick and choose.
    3. We are all made different, do not be critical in regards to this person.

  4. 1. How would I treat this person if they were Jesus?
    2. In what way can this person see Jesus in me?
    3. How can I put myself in their situation to better understand and communicate with them rather than judging them for not being like me.

  5. 1. We are all brothers and sisters of Christ
    2. God has so much love for this person, the same amount He has for me.
    3. How can I be a good Christian role model to this person, and help influence them.

  6. 1) How can I serve this person?
    2) I will hold my first thought/words and listen to them before determining how I should respond.
    3) Will this person experience Christ's love by interacting with me?

  7. 1. This person is fearfully & wondefully made by God.
    2. Jesus died for this person for a purpose & a destiny
    3. How can I serve these persons so that they're closer to fulfilling their purpose & destiny