Date: July 15, 2001

Series: Living Life to the Fullest

Speaker: Kevin McKee

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A Life Worth Living has ...
... an Awesome Attitude
Philippians 1:27-2:30


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"The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life. Attitude, to me, is more important than facts. It is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than failures, than successes, than what other people think or say or do. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill. It will make or break a company, a church, a home. The remarkable thing is we have a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day. We cannot change our past--we cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude--I am convinced that life is ten percent what happens to me and ninety percent how I react to it. And so it is with you--we are in charge of our Attitudes." -

Charles Swindoll

Todayís Point: A life worth living has an awesome attitude. This attitude is God given and brings unity, courage, and humility to your life and relationships especially as you are involved in Godís activity in the world.

Appeal #1: Unity, Courage, and Humility 1:27-2:4
Unity and Courage
Unity and Humility

Awesome Attitude: Christís 2.5-11
Christís Obedience: Humility and Courage
Godís Purpose Prevail

Appeal #2: Keep at it! 2.12-18
God is power source
Your lives display your attitude

Awesome Attitudes in Action 2.19-30
Timothy: a son
Epaphroditus: a brother, a co-worker and a co-soldier

Questions:
Attitude Check: Stuck on yourself and your agenda? Ask Jesus for His attitude and his agenda ~ the result is Godís glory.

Will you trust that God will exalt when you are humble? 1 Peter 5.6


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