Easy Answers – Part 2

Easy Answers – Part 2

Easy Answers – Part 2

There are two types of people in the world…
1. Thermometers
2. Thermostats
Thermometers
Someone who measures the temperatures of others and their surroundings and just reflect that
Thermostats
Someone who sets the temperature around them. Doesn’t matter what is happening around them.
Point
-if you want to be someone who sets the temperature around you…
*meaning sets the good example
*makes a difference
*influences others
-…then there are a couple of things you need to know
1 Timothy 4:12
Don’t let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believers in what you say, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity.
1. Live It
-you must set an example with your lives
-what you say only goes so far
-people want to see you that you do what you say
James 1:22
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what It says.
2. Be Passionate
-people wont follow your example if your passionate about Jesus
-our needs to see that Jesus matters in your life
3. Follow First, Lead Second
1 Corinthians 11:1
Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ

-you have to follow Jesus In your own life first before you can set the example for others to follow
-you have to learn to let Him lead you
-you have to learn to live how He intended you to live
-you have to learn to lead how He led