Thursday, June 24, 2010

Seven steps for Spirit Filled Life - Better you Renew it Right now

Seven steps to renewal

1. Surrender
See the need to allow God to help you through others (I Peter 5:6)
You surrender when you see no other way

2. Acceptance
Accept the reality of your situation (Psalm 139:1)

3. Confession
Begin to open up about the reality of your life (James 5:6)

4. Responsibility
Accept responsibility to make changes that must be made (Galatians 6:5)

5. Forgiveness
Forgive your own failures and the failures of those who have hurt you (Matthew 6:14)

6. Transformation
Transform your pain into a purposeful ministry out of love for others (II Corinthians 1:4)

7. Persevere
Protect the spiritual gains you have made and persevere through the struggles we all must experience as we grow (Philippians 2: 12-13)