Reflection Week 4 - Approval

October 15, 2017 Speaker: Bruce Humphrey Series: Reflection

Passage: 1 Samuel 15:22

Three ways of a People Pleaser


You often worry ___what others think___________________.   


You are __overly sensitive________________________.


You compromise ___your values________________. 

Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe. Proverbs 29:25


Bottom Line: FOCUS ON PLEASING ___God________________


10 Obviously, I'm not trying to win the approval of people, but of God. If pleasing people were my goal, I would not be Christ's servant.

Galatians 1:10 NLT


"I'm going to make a decision today that will help determine what I'm going to stand for in the future." 


Ways to please God


  • Obey ___God________________

“Has the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the Lord? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice.”

1 Samuel 15:22

  • Do God’s ___Will__________________
  • “[May God] make you complete in every good work to do His will, working in you what is well pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen.”
    • Hebrews 13:21

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