He is God, Not Your Genie
Passage: 1 Samuel 4:1–22
___________ seek God's presence because he is the holy God not a useful genie.
I. ___________ your hearts as you come before the Lord.
A. Ponder the possible reasons for your defeats and search your heart for__________.
B. Do not find confidence in _________ religious practices apart from a heart the that seeks God's presence.
II. Mourn over your sins for they bring ____________ from God.
A. Live as though the ___________ of God is better than anything else.
III. Find hope in the reality that God is glorified in working his salvation through________.
Even in the midst of our _________ circumstances God is working for your _________.