ADDICTIVE LIFESTYLES AND HABITS OF OUR TIME   Leave a comment

ADDICTIVE LIFESTYLES AND HABITS OF OUR TIME.
Text: Proverbs 18:24
BY FAMMEYA YELEBE.

PREAMBLE
DEFINITION OF TERMS

1. ADDICTIVE: If an activity or behavior is addictive, you spend a lot of time doing it because you enjoy it.
2. HABITS: What you do consistently that is had to stop.

(A) . SOME NEGATIVE ADDICTIVE HABITS OF OUR TIME.

1. Addicted to sin. Vis-a-vis Disobedience to GOD’s will. Immortality, idolatry, social vices, cultsm etc.

2. Addicted to blindness. In our generation today, people value present satisfaction more than future satisfaction. Until you see the intangible benefits your life will continue to be dependent on your senses. Many don’t know what lies ahead of them in the future.

3. Addicted to learning by labor and experience. The best way to learn is learning by information and wisdom.

4. Addicted to ignorance. Seek and desire wisdom, knowledge and information and you will be saved. Proverbs 17:2.

5. Addicted to complaining and blaming.Addicted to being reactive rather than being proactive. Become RESPONSE-ABLE .

6. Addicted to running a consumption driven economy and system. How long have you been benefiting from other peoples inventions and none have benefited from you. From today begin to bring forth productivity with your potentials and ability.

7. Addicted to misuse and mismanagement of our time. Time flows like current. Time is a medium of exchange.

8. Addicted to herd mentality.
9. Addicted to nomadic mentality.
10. Addicted to a lifestyle of carelessness

(B). OUR ATTITUDE SHOULD BE :

1. BE KINGDOM ADDICTED. Addicted TO the HOLY SPIRIT. A lifestyle that pleases GOD.
2. DEVELOP POSITIVE MENTALITY. Optimizing, investment, vision and focus, dream,
3. PROPHESY
4. RESPONSE-ABLE
5. THANKFUL FOR THE PRESENT AND PREPARED TO FACE THE FUTURE.

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Posted April 3, 2013 by Fammeya Yelebe in Self Improvement

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