Solomon - The High Price of an Unguarded Heart (4 of 7) by Larry Osborne

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Solomon - The High Price of an Unguarded Heart (4 of 7)
Series: Beyond the Glory
Larry Osborne
1 Kings 11 and Proverbs 7:6-27

Solomon: Wisdom Personified
1 Kings 3-10

Ignoring His Own Advice!
Proverbs 4:23 and 1 Kings 11


The Anatomy Of A Moral Failure:
Proverbs 7:6-27

1. It starts with a stupid decision.
2. It's blindsided by a growing temptation.
3. It ends with a sudden fall and personal disaster.

Four Things To Take Home:
Proverbs 5:3-11/ 1 Corinthians 6:18

1. Moral failure usually begins with a foolish decision.
2. Immorality is pleasurable in the short run.
3. Immorality is always a fatal attraction.
4. Our ability to resist is much less than we think.

1. As life's tough challenges unfold, behind the scenes we have God's forgiveness, grace and guidance to help us. All this is made possible because of Jesus' death for our sins. It enables us to have a relationship with a holy and perfect God we could never otherwise have. This is why we, as Christians, celebrate the Lord's Supper!

In preparation for Communion with your group, read
1 Peter 1:17-23; 1 Corinthians 11:23-28; and Hebrews 12:28 reflecting on the Last Supper and what Jesus has done for you personally.

2. Take a moment and write down your own thank you note to God for who He is, what He has done and what He has promised to do for you in the future.

Growth Group Homework

-Looking back at past Christmas seasons, what are some of your favorite parts of this ...

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