2 Corinthians 12:7-10 • “Weakness is Not a Liability”
Series Introduction: Over the past month there have been several deadly traffic accidents on GA 400 and I-85… drivers going the wrong way. Going the wrong way can have devastating consequences.
Our series title — “Wrong Way: 4 Unexpected Principles that Will Turn Your Life Around”
The first principle… 2 Cor. 12:7-10, “Weakness is not a Liability”
- My youngest daughter knows this… she is never stronger than when she can’t do something…
- The same principle is true with me and God as my Father.
Paul understood this, too. Let’s look at 2 Cor. 12:7-10…
- Paul receives a thorn – v. 7
- He resists the thorn – v. 8
- He discovers the purpose for the thorn/weakness – vv. 9-10
So, what does weakness look like and how will it turn my life around? How does weakness work?
- Weakness teaches us how to ________________
- Weakness gives us a ________________ ________________
- Weakness puts us in a position to be ________________
- Weakness enables us to produce ________________ ________________
Conclusion. We can learn a lot about all this from Mamaw Luby…