Getting Beyond The Halfway Point
SERIES: a new year…A New You!
Genesis 11:31-12:5 GNV
31 Terah took his son Abram, his grandson Lot, who was the son of Haran, and his daughter-in-law Sarai, Abram’s wife, and with them he left the city of Ur in Babylonia to go to the land of Canaan. They went as far as Haran and settled there.
32 Terah died there at the age of 205.
1 The Lord said to Abram, “Leave your country, your relatives, and your father’s home, and go to a land that I am going to show you.
2 I will give you many descendants, and they will become a great nation. I will bless you and make your name famous, so that you will be a blessing.
3 I will bless those who bless you, But I will curse those who curse you. And through you I will bless all the nations.”
4 When Abram was seventy-five years old, he started out from Haran, as the Lord had told him to do; and Lot went with him.
5 Abram took his wife Sarai, his nephew Lot, and all the wealth and all the slaves they had acquired in Haran, and they started out for the land of Canaan. When they arrived in Canaan,
Some people are good STARTERS but poor STAYERS
What keeps us in Haran:
God is not calling you to live ACCEPTABLE but EXCEPTIONAL
Proverbs 15:19 NCV – A lazy person’s life is like a patch of thorns, but an honest person’s life is like a smooth highway.
Proverbs 22:13 NCV – The lazy person says, “There’s a lion outside! I might get killed out in the street!”
Three words that can change your life, DO IT NOW!