Insanity: The Chase

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  1. Doing the same wrong things over again expecting a right result. Insanity Defined 2. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.…
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  • 1. Doing the same wrong things over again expecting a right result. Insanity Defined
  • 2. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28
  • 3. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 Kingdom Priority
  • 4. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33
  • 5. Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth . . . But store up for yourselves treasuresin heaven. . . For where your treasure is, there your heart is also. Matthew 6:19
  • 6. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 So do not worry, saying, “what shall we eat?” or “what shall we wear?” or “what shall we drink?” Matthew 6:31
  • 7. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. Matthew 6:32 DISTINCTIONS Want Need Lazy Effort Greed Savings Lust Ambition Exploitation Opportunity Jealousy Thankful Selfish Generous
  • 8. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? I chase after where I live, what I drive, and what I wear because it reveals to others who I am.
  • 9. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? When I really want something I chase after it because I won’t be happy until I have it.
  • 10. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? When someone else has something I don’t have I think God is not being fair to me.
  • 11. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? When my chasing to own more causes me to disregard the debt, high interest, or cost.
  • 12. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? When my chasing for more strips away my gratitude for what you have.
  • 13. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 How do I Know? When my chasing for more puts me in so much debt you cannot be a cheerful giver.
  • 14. The he (Jesus) said to them, “Watch out! Be on guard against all kinds of greed; a person’s life does not consist in the abundance of a person’s possessions.” Luke 12:15
  • 15. The he (Jesus) said to them, “Watch out! Be on guard against all kinds of greed; a person’s life does not consist in the abundance of a person’s possessions.” Luke 12:15 4 Types of Greed Security Control Stuff Happy Envy Fairness Covet Entitled
  • 16. Come with me to one of the most populated prisons in the world. It has more inmates that bunks. More prisoners than space. It has more residents than resources.
  • 17. The bunks are hard. The walls are bare and the food is cold. And there is never enough. People try to get out of this prison but they get stuck.
  • 18. What is the name of this prison? This is the prison that is named W A N T It is the prison of want. How do people try to get out of this prison?
  • 19. Well they make an appeal. What is their appeal? It is MORE -they want more. Usually you don't want much-right you just want one more.
  • 20. The fun fades The fizzle sizzles The dazzle dims In this prison of want you are stuck because all you want is just more, more, more.
  • 21. Stewardship Contentment Generosity
  • 22. For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 Kingdom Economics
  • 23. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 KINGDOM ECONOMICS
  • 24. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 KINGDOM GENEROSITY
  • 25. Stewardship Contentment Generosity
  • 26. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Matthew 6:32-33 Kingdom Reward
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