The Christian Walk — Christian Living
As Christians, we are supposed to live a lifestyle in accordance with the scriptures. Christ lives a life as a human man to save us and provide an example for us on how to live. The Bible contains these instructions. As Christians, we are supposed to be different from other people! Our behavior should show that we love God and seek to represent Him in the world.
If we asked your best friends, what were the 2 most important things to you in life, would they say it’s your faith in Christ? Yes ______ No _______
Here’s what Christian Living comes down to. Every day, every hour, every minute. This is what we have to answer:
Joshua 24:15And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.
Do you choose to serve The Lord? Yes ________ No __________
1. The history of separating from the world
Read Deuteronomy 12:29-32
The Lord told the Israelites not to ______________________ other nations’ behavior. If people are doing an ____________________
____________________________ which The Lord hates, we should not copy them.
Read Leviticus 26:3
The Lord told the Israelites to _______________________________________________ and ________________________________
2. What is in “the world” that makes it so bad??
Read 1 John 2:16-17
The Bible tells us these 3 things make up the world: ___________________________________________________________
3. These bad things are from Satan
Read Matthew 4:1-11
Satan tempted Jesus with these things: _____________________________________________________________________
4. Satan’s “ruling” the world?
Read John 12:28-33
Jesus calls Satan _______________________________________________________________.
Read John 8:44
Satan was a ____________________ from the beginning. He is also an expert at ___________.
5. What it means to be friendly with the world
Read James 4:4
emnity – 1. The quality of being an enemy; the opposite of friendship; ill will; hatred;
If we are friends with the world then we are
_____________________________________________________________________________ with God.
How to get right
6. Obey God’s Words
Read John 14:15
When we obey God’s commandments it is proof that we _________________________________________________________
7. Watch your Mouth!
Read 2 Timothy 2:16
When we speak profanity or bad words we are becoming more __________________________.
Read Matthew 12:36
At Judgment Day we are going to have to _______________________________________________________________
8. Don’t break the law! (This includes drinking, smoking, weed, sneaking into movies, etc.)
Read Romans 13:1-2
If we resist the law we are really resisting ________________________ and if those who keep
doing it receive _______________________________.
Read Romans 13:13
This verse states that being drunk is the opposite of ______________________________________________________________
9. Sex (between UNMARRIED people) is a sin (yes, it really is)
Read 1 Corinthians 6:9-11
Fornication – sex between unmarried people; perversion
The Bible states that those who are fornicating will not ____________________________________________________________
What can change us from this bad outcome is being ________________________________________________________________