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Sermon Notes : Pastor Steven Furtick – Make Room for the New

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My notes for Pastor Steven Furtick’s sermon Make Room for the New. From Elevation Church in March 2020.

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Reminder that these are not my own words, simply the notes I took during the message.

Sermon Notes : Make Room for the New

  • Leviticus 26:10
  • Make room for the new
  • a lot of things come full circle in your life that you don’t appreciate at the time
  • the point is not how much faith that I have, it’s who I have my faith in
  • it’s easy to recognize a truth when you’re not living in the tension of it.
  • your tolerance for tension determines your potential for growth 
  • time under tension is the formula for growth
  • some of the things that came into my life as opposition turned out to be opportunities for me to know him and make him be known
  • a blessing or an inconvenience
  • grace is going viral
  • when you are protecting the old, what’s new looks like a threat
  • just in case he doesn’t get you out of it, you need to learn how to bring god into it.
  • we resist what we do not understand
  • what will you do in Joppa? Will you be like Peter who makes room for something new; 
  • do you have room for the new in your mind?
  • when god shows us something, we compare it to our previous frame of reference.
  • if you’re not ready for new people, you bring new patterns into the same relationships
  • all you have to do is dare to believe that god is making room for the new in your life right now.
  • you didn’t lose it, god moved it
  • you will still be eating last year’s harvest when god moves them out to make room for the new
  • how do we protect what we love when we embrace what we love
    • don’t limit yourself by labels
      • god is trying to kill your categories. 
      • It is gods job to know what is best for me
      • we prejudge all the time
    • don’t be loyal to a lie
    • don’t be late
      • you might miss todays miracle trying to hold on to todays blessing
      • you have to learn to multitask your miracles
      • repentance is a change of mind

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