Possess Peace in Your Life

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A Brief Overview of Possessing Lasting Peace

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Possessing True Peace:

Possessing True Peace

A Constant Searching…:

A Constant Searching… With so many people searching for peace in life, can it really be found? Can it last? YES!

Possess Peace in Our Lives:

Possess Peace in O ur Lives Possessing peace in our personal lives. In O ur Hearts In O ur Minds

Possessing Peace in Our Hearts:

Possessing Peace in Our Hearts Our hearts are connected to everything we do in life. Because of some of the issues in our past, we tend to guard our hearts from people and things that we do not trust.

Possessing Peace in Our Hearts:

Possessing Peace in Our Hearts Where does lasting peace come from in our lives? World’s Philosophies (Buddhism, Hinduism, Humanism, etc ) Isaiah 57:20- 21 ( KJV ) But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt. There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked. Ourselves (positive thinking) Jeremiah 17:9 – The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it? Jesus Christ John 14:27 (KJV) Peace I leave with you , my peace I give unto you : not as the world give th , give I unto you . Let not you r heart be troubled, neither let i t be afraid.

Possessing Peace in our Minds:

Possessing Peace in our Minds Our Hearts and Minds are linked together with so many areas of our lives. Paul wrote of a peace that guards our hearts and minds in Philippians 4:7 – And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding , shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus .” “Keep” – “to guard”

Possess Peace in Our Lives:

Possess Peace in Our Lives In Relationships Families and Friends (Loretta Walker) Enemies Proverbs 16: 7 When a man's ways please the Lord, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him .

Possess Peace in Our Lives:

Possess Peace in Our Lives In Our Occupations Jobs Areas of Service Extra-curricular Activities

Possess Peace in Our Lives:

Possess Peace in Our Lives In Our Finances Priorities Matthew 6:19-20 Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal:

Possess Peace in Our Lives:

Possess Peace in Our Lives Giving Acts 20:35 - I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive .(KJV) We’re bombarded with images of stuff, with the implication that this stuff somehow elevates personal value and success.  So I encourage you to think about how much of your self-worth is connected to owning, giving, and getting STUFF.  Because truthfully, success, happiness, and peace of mind have little to do with STUFF. Marc Chernoff , “8 Things You Must Give Up to Find Peace,” December 8, 2012, accessed January 26, 2015, http://www.marcandangel.com/2012/12/28/8-things-you-must-give-up-to-find-peace/

Possessing Lasting Peace :

Possessing Lasting Peace In our constant search for peace throughout our lives true lasting is founded in a relationship with Jesus Christ. We can have possess peace in our hearts and minds by trusting and obeying the Word of God. We can possess peace in all our relationships as we are sensitive to the Holy Spirit’s guidance, as He uses the Bible to direct us. We can possess peace in our finances by applying Biblical principles in our lives.

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