√ Your best life only happens when you do life God’s way. . . . Problem with that is we don’t.
(Romans 1:21-25 NLT) They knew God, but they wouldn’t worship him as God or even give him thanks. And they began to think up foolish ideas of what God was like. As a result, their minds became dark and confused. Claiming to be wise, they instead became utter fools. … As a result, they did vile and degrading things with each other’s bodies. They traded the truth about God for a lie. …
√ Only way relationships work is by letting the One who designed them define them.
(Genesis 3:1-8 NIV) Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden’?”
The woman said to the serpent, “We may eat fruit from the trees in the garden,
but God did say, ‘You must not eat fruit from the tree that is in the middle of the garden, and you must not touch it, or you will die.’ ”
“You will not certainly die,” the serpent said to the woman.
“For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”
When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it. Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they #5realized they were naked; so they sewed fig leaves together and made coverings for themselves.
Lie #1 Did God really say that?
Lie #2 It is not a big deal!
Lie #3 God knows stuff He doesn’t want you to know!
Lie #4 Be what you feel.
Lie #5 It is to late, there is no way out.
(Genesis 3:9 NIV) But the LORD God called to the man, “Where are you?”