First Baptist Blowing Rock

"Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall" Living Sacrifice Series #5

August 27, 2017
First Baptist Blowing Rock
"Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall" Living Sacrifice Series #5
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First Baptist Blowing Rock
"Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall" Living Sacrifice Series #5
Aug 27, 2017
Rusty Guenther
Show Notes
We live in a very self absorbed culture. Our social media sites are filled with "selfies" and other pictures from our day to day adventures. Our self worth seems to hinge upon how many views or likes we get from our media post on the various apps we can't help but check at every waking moment. We are eliminating grades in school for the same reason that everyone now gets a trophy for simply showing up. We have allowed the culture and popular opinion to define us according to it's subjective standards that always seem to be changing to the point that many people no longer recognize the person they see staring back at them from the mirror in the morning. The Apostle Paul makes it very clear in Romans 12 that for those who claim to be followers of Jesus Christ, the greatest change in our lives should first take place in our minds - the way we think, our worldview and most importantly, the way we see ourselves. The way we view ourselves is pivotal to the way we see and treat others, and foundational to our ability to grow spiritually. Join us as we identify several wrong ways of thinking that have permeated and defined many Christ followers identities and how that has affected the church and our witness. From Romans 12:1-3