Winning the Battle in Your Mind Part 4: How to Renew Your Mind

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Winning the Battle in Your Mind

Part 4: How to Renew Your Mind

Pastor Elio's sermon notes for Sunday May 30th, 2021

 

 

Romans 12:2 NLT
Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect

 

First we must recognize that damaging rut that we have created in our brain.

First we must recognize that damaging rut that we have created in our brain.

 

 

BELIEF -> THOUGHTS-> EMOTIONS-> ACTION-> OR BEHAVIOR

BELIEF -> THOUGHTS-> EMOTIONS-> ACTION-> OR BEHAVIOR

 

 

1. Remove the lie at the root of the behavior and replace it with truth. 2. Change the neural pathway that leads me to the behavior.

1. Remove the lie at the root of the behavior and replace it with truth. 2. Change the neural pathway that leads me to the behavior.

 

 

When we create a new neural pathway, this will in turn rewire our brain and therefore renew our mind.

When we create a new neural pathway, this will in turn rewire our brain and therefore renew our mind.

 

 

Psalms 119:11 NLT
11 I have hidden your word in my heart,that I might not sin against you.

 

 

Philippians 4:12 NLT
12 I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little.

 

 

Zechariah 8:13 NLT
13 Among the other nations, Judah and Israel became symbols of a cursed nation. But no longer! Now I will rescue you and make you both a symbol and a source of blessing. So don’t be afraid. Be strong, and get on with rebuilding the Temple!

 

 

Acts of the Apostles 20:35 NLT
35 And I have been a constant example of how you can help those in need by working hard. You should remember the words of the Lord Jesus: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’”

 

 

2 Corinthians 9:8 NLT
8 And God will generously provide all you need. Then you will always have everything you need and plenty left over to share with others.

 

 

Philippians 4:19 NLT
19 And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.

 

1 Corinthians 6:20 NLT
20 for God bought you with a high price. So you must honor God with your body.

 

Jeremiah 16:19 NLT
19 Lord, you are my strength and fortress,my refuge in the day of trouble!Nations from around the worldwill come to you and say,“Our ancestors left us a foolish heritage,for they worshiped worthless idols.

LAW OF EXPOSURE: The mind absorbs and reflects what it is exposed to most.

LAW OF EXPOSURE: The mind absorbs and reflects what it is exposed to most.

Romans 8:5-6 NLT

Those who are dominated by the sinful nature think about sinful things, but those who are controlled by the Holy Spirit think about things that please the Spirit. So letting your sinful nature control your mind leads to death. But letting the Spirit control your mind leads to life and peace.

 

Christian meditation is filling your mind with God’s truth- being strategic and deliberate about what you allow into your mind.

Christian meditation is filling your mind with God’s truth- being strategic and deliberate about what you allow into your mind.

 

 

 

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