Sermon Notes

Sermon Notes : Pastor Levi Lusko – I Woke Up Like This

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Hello friends! Below you’ll find my sermon notes for this weekend’s message at Elevation Church. This sermon was delivered by guest Pastor Levi Lusko. He titled the message I Woke Up Like This.

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Now onto my notes.

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Sermon Notes : I Woke Up Like This

  • Genesis 28:10-22
  • Jacob jumped to the wrong conclusion. He thought his life was over.
  • When you live as a manipulator, eventually no one in your life is going to want anything to do with you.
  • He manipulated his way into what God was going to give him anyways.
  • Foot catcher – not a foot washer.
  • Genesis 30:43
  • Genesis 32:10
  • We are walking in the fulfillment of Jacob’s prophecy.
  • It’s a product of God.
  • It wasn’t his decision, God pursued Jacob and changed him.
  • He woke up amazed.
  • Man is always trying to connect earth to heaven – this is what creates our addictions.
  • Jesus is the ladder sent down from heaven to earth.
  • You can’t earn your way to heaven – it’s been placed on you.
  • He woke up included.
  • We get to be apart of God’s plan to change the world.
  • We’ve all got a part to play.
  • He woke up invested.
  • Even when we have nothing, it should not stop us from contributing what we can.
  • Don’t let what you can’t do stop you from doing what you can do.
  • When Jacob promised his first 10%, it made him safe to bless.
  • Generosity is the only thing that can release the stranglehold that money can hold on your soul.
  • It’s not always a problem about what you’re doing – it’s about what is missing.
  • 90% of your resources with the spirit of God in you is better than 100% on your own.
  • Let God use your boat.
  • Luke 5:1-9
  • God wants you to use your boat to wake other people up.
  • Ephesians 5
  • God wants you to grow in all ways – it’s for a purpose – and then we can help others with outreach.
  • God has called you to thrive and excel.
  • This allows us to reach more people, and expand the reach of the Word.
  • Sometimes staying requires more faith than going.
  • You don’t win wars by retreating.
  • Business owners and entrepreneurs can change the world!
  • Peter was told to let down multiple nets, but only let down one.
  • God can’t fill what you don’t offer.
  • They were forgiven.
  • John 21:7
  • God loves you even though you woke up the way you did.
  • Mark 4:38
  • God is in control and in command – and he always will be.