16. THE POWER OF ENVY
1 .It destroys a person's influence,
2 .It destroys a person's ability to think rationally.
3.It destroys one's personal happiness,
4.It destroys a person's relationship with God.
5.It destroys one's association with friends,
6.It destroys one's prayer life,
7.It destroys one's contentment with life.
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17. STICK-TO-IT-IVENESS
1. It is commanded by God (Eccl. 9:10).
2. It assures completion of race (I Cor. 15:58).
3. It is essential to eternal life (Heb. 10:38).
4. It is rooted in God's word (Jn. 8:31).
5. It is the key to success.
6. It is a virtue (I Cor. 16:13).
7. It must be worked at diligently (Lk. 9:62).
8. It has an assured reward (Gal. 6:9).
9. It must not be hindered by discouragement.
10. It should be undergirded by prayer for help and wisdom.
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18. JESUS AND THE INDIVIDUAL
1. He set example in all areas (I Pet. 2:21).
2. Zacchaeus (Lk. 19:5).
3. Nathaniel (Jn. 1:46).
4. Two men on way to Emmaus (Lk. 24).
5. Mary (Lk. 10).
6. Rich young ruler (Mk. 10:17-21).
7. He commanded us to go (Mk. 16:15, 16).
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19. DEATH: THE BEST DAY OF ONE'S LIFE
Eccl.7:1
1. Because God said it.
2. Because it is precious (Psa. 116:15).
3. Because all trials are over (Rev.2:10).
4. Because we go to be with the Lord (Phil. 1: 23).
5. Because it is gain (Phil. 1:21).
6. Because we go home (I Pet. 1:2-5).
7. Because it is a prelude to the resurrection.
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20. KEYS TO VICTORIOUS LIVING
1. Obey God early in life (E c c l .12:7).
2. Be determined to live above sin (Heb.6:1).
3. Specifically work on all sinful habits (Heb. 10:26-29).
4. Fill your heart with God's word (Rom. 1:16; Psa. 119:11).
5. Attend worship regularly (Heb.10:25).
6. Determine to be strong (Eph. 6:10).
7. Shun temptations (Matt. 6:9-11).
8. Be patient (Lk.8:15).
9. Pray daily (I Thess.5:27).
10. Rededicate your life daily (Gal.6:14).
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21. KINDNESS
1. Is very needful today.
2. Is more than mere reciprocity (Lk.6:33, 34).
3. Is manifested in helping others (Acts 20:35).
4. Is manifested by forgiving (Eph. 4:32).
5. Is manifested by burden-bearing (Gal.6:1, 2).
6. Is motivated by love (L k .6:13; I Cor.13).
7. Is a must toward all men (Matt. 25:35).
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22. FEAR OF CRITICISM
1 . Hinders good w o r k s .
2. Hinders launching out by faith.
3. Hinders personal growth.
4. Hinders trying something different.
5. Hinders a person from trying again.
6. Hinders courage, while fostering cowardice.
7. Hinders others from seeing your light.
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23. THE ANATOMY OF SIN
1. It separates one from God (Isa. 59:1, 2).
2. It produces spiritual death (Ezek. 18:20).
3. It destroys a person's health.
4. It is engaged in by all men (Rom. 3:23).
5. It earns the wages of death (Rom. 6:23).
6. It is a transgression of God's law (I Jn. 3:4).
7. It is a failure to do good (Jas. 4:17).
8. It is deceptive.
9. It has a binding, enslaving power.
10. It has a remedy (Matt. 26:28).
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24. CHRIST SETS US FREE
John 8:36
1. From bondage of sin.
2. From bondage of law.
3. From Satan's domain .
4. From no hope - to a 1iving hope
5. From fear of d e a t h .
6. From bad habits.
7. From ourselves (Matt., 16:24).
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25. KEYS TO HAPPINESS
1. Know God (Jn. 17:3).
2. Know you are created in God's image (Gen.l:2
3. Know the truth (Jn. 8:32).
4. Know His peace (Isa. 9:
5. Have hope (Rom. 8:24).
6. Be of service to others (Jas. 1:27).
7. Have assurance of salvation (I J n .5:13).

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