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Happiness: So Easy A Caveman Can Do It (Part 1)

HAPPINESS: So Easy a Caveman Could Do It

Matthew 5:3-12

Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 

Matthew 5:3 (NIV)

 

1. The popular idea of happiness:

 

Having                                                                                                    (Eccl. 2:1-26)

(Solomon) "I said to myself, "Let's go for it—experiment with pleasure, have a good time!" ..." (vs. 1 The Message)

 

Dead Ends:

 

* Accumulating                                                                                    (vs. 7-8)

 

* Experiencing                                                                                      (vs. 3, 10)

 

* Achieving                                                                                            (vs.4-6, 9)

". . . All of it is meaningless, a chasing after the wind." (vs. 17)

 

2. God's way to happiness:

 

Having ______________________________ (Matt. 5:3-12)

"The Beatitudes" – So Easy a Caveman Can Do It!

 

Notes from Jack Parker Testimony:

 

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