First Things: Honoring God with our Treasure, Jan 17, 2016

Col. 1:15-18, 1 Cor. 10:31
– First Things: Honoring God with Your Treasures
– Luke 12:13-34
– When we do not worry or fear about money and Possessions it magnifies 5 Great things about God. It would echo what we treasure about God
1. We treasure God as our Shepherd (Ps. 23:1)
2. We treasure God as our Father
3. We treasure God as our King
– Shepherd connotes protection
– Father connotes love, tenderness, authority, provision, guidance
– King connotes power, sovereignty and wealth
4. We treasure how free and generous God is (1 Cor. 4:7)
5. We treasure God as happy
– blessings is God’s defaut setting (Prov. 10:22)
– your heart moves toward what you cherish, where the object that you cherish is, there will be the organ that cherishes
– Luke 16:13