7 ?S + FBC-PALACIOS (AM)
NOVEMBER 28, 1982
"THE REACHABLE GOAL"
PHIL. 4:11 and HEBREWS 13:5-6
INTRODUCTION: Many goals that are set are unreachable-MILLIONAIRE!
One goal we can all reach with God's assistance is to be content with
what we have.
TEXT: Phil. 4:11-Financially and physically-This was a prison statement.
content-to be satisfied with what one has--When this is reached
one is unable to intimidate me
**SPIRITUALLY SPEAKEING-WE ARE NEVER TO BE CONTENT WHERE WE ARE-REACHING FOR THE GOAL
OF THE HIGH CALLING OF GOD.
WE ARE SPEAKING OF MATERIALLY, SOCIALLY, FINANCIALLY, AND ETC..........
I. THE TWO GREATEST ENEMIES OF CONTENTEDNESS.(THESE DEAL WITH ATTITUDE)
1. "We're number 1 philosophy"---Covetous
2. Materialism--makes everyone resent what they don't have, rather than being
thankful and appreciative of what they do have.
What has materialism done to us? Two working people in every family, creates moon-
lighter jobs, puts people in financial trouble, breaks up the family...
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