NEXT LEVEL Series - Words

NLinstaPROMO Words Matter.  But even more importantly, who's words we allow to influence us matter.  Who is it that you run to in times of turmoil? Who's advice do you readily seek out when you are unsure what to do next? What is it that you allow to have the most influence on your decision making process?

The answers to these questions and hundreds more like them will either set you up for success or set you up for failure in life. If we want to go to the next level in our relationships with each other, but more importantly, with God, we have begin to look at questions like these. Do we find that we run to God and his WORD in times of turmoil, or do we run to the latest self help books on the NY Times? Do we we look into the pages of his love letter to us when we are unsure what do next, or do we run to our friends on Facebook for the latest ideas about how to handle our situation? Do we allow his word to speak to us and influence us in all we do?

What we do with the Bible is of paramount importance when it comes to going to the next level with God. If we put God's word in its proper place it begins point us toward truth and help us navigate difficult situations. We begin to see that IT IS the answer to questions like...

  • Where do I look, to know what is possible in life?
  • Where do I look, to know what I have been called to be?
  • Where do I look, to know what I have been given?
  • Where do I look, to know what I can accomplish?
  • Where do I look, to know what God looks like?
  • Where do I look, to find out what God’s reality is?
  • Where do I look, to find out how I should pray?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to love?
  • Where do I look, to find out what love is to begin with?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to live?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to reach people?
  • Where do I look, to find out what truth is?
  • Where do I look, to find out what a marriage looks like?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to raise my kids?
  • Where do I look, to find out what the purpose of the church is?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to deal with adversity?
  • Where do I look, to find out how to run my business?
  • Where do I look, to find out what my purpose in life is?

Who's words do you Hang on?

http://www.boisecentral.org/media/sermons/2015/15_0118Ryan.mp3