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“Greatness…It’s a Matter of the Heart” A Life That Counts - Part 2 1 Samuel 16:7 Acts 13:22

May 10, 2020

 

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"Greatness...It's a Matter of the Heart"

A Life That Counts - Part 2

1 Samuel 16:7       Acts 13:22

May 10, 2020

 

"But the LORD said to Samuel, "Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him.  For the Lord sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the LORD looks on the heart.'"  1 Samuel 16:7 ESV

 

"And when He had removed him, He raised up David to be their king, of whom he testified and said, '"I have found in David the son of Jesse a man after my heart, who will do all my will.'"  Acts 13:22 ESV 

 

FOUR TESTS OF A GREAT HEART

 

1.  First Test:  _____.

      David's response:  a _____________ heart. Ps. 51:1-3   Ps 51:17

 

2.  Second Test:  _________.

      David's response:  a _____________. heart. Ps. 118:5-6   Ps 73:26   1 Sam. 17:37   Ps. 116:10

 

3.  Third test:  ___________.

     David's response:  a ____________ heart. Acts 13:22

 

Characteristics of a Servant's Heart:

 

__________________Ps. 119:10

_________________  Ps. 119:37

________________2 Sam. 24:24

 

4.  Fourth test:  ____________.

      David's response:  a ____________ heart. 1 Sam. 18:14   Ps. 115:1   Ps. 75:6-7

 

LIFE APPLICATION

 

2 Chronicles 16:9

 

What does God see when He examines my heart?

 

Can I make the commitment this morning that says, "My number one desire is to have a heart after God?"