And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
You know you’ve hit bottom when the things that use to discuss you now look appealing
I. Get Fed Up With My Life
Nothing is going to happen in your life in this season of transition I’m preaching about, until first you get dissatisfied with the way you are!
The first step in transformation is for you to get disgusted, to get discontent, to get fed up with the way you’re living!
GOD: “You’ll find me when you get serious about finding me and want it more than anything else.”
II. Own Up To My Sin
When he came to his senses, he said… “I have sinned against God and you…”
Nothing is going to happen until you come to stage two. Stage two is you’ve just got to OWN UP!
Your sins have separated you from your God, and have hidden His face from you…
You moved away by giving your love to something else
You spell blame b-lame. It’s being lame when you blame other people for your spiritual condition
Today’s English Version
Be merciful to me, O God, because of Your constant love. Because of Your great mercy wipe away my sins! Wash away all my evil and make me clean! I recognize my faults and I am conscious that I’ve sinned
New Living Translation
The Lord says, “No matter how deep the stain of your sins, I can remove it. I can make you as clean as freshly fallen snow.”
The Habit of a Regular Spiritual Check Up
Here are five areas that you can test yourself:
1. Worship 2.Fellowship
3. Discipleship 4. Ministry
2 CORINTHIANS 13:5
Test yourself to make sure you’re solid in the faith. Don’t drift along taking everything for granted. Give yourself regular checkups. If you fail the test, do something about it!
1 CORINTHIANS 11:28
New International Version
A man ought to examine himself before he eats of the bread and drinks of the cup.