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Attitude of Gratitude - June 6, 2021

My direction, not my intentions, determine my destination.

My attitude determines the condition potential of my arrival.

Definition of attitude: A settled way of thinking, typically reflected in a person's behavior.

Alternate definition: orientation relative to the direction of travel.

Nose up/Nose Down – focused on other for His good purpose, and for what is truly good and right.

Affects us in 3 major ways: what I , what I , and who I .

The attitude that God says is essential is: the of .

Therefore, my brothers and sisters, you whom I love and long for, my joy and crown, stand firm in the Lord in this way, dear friends! I plead with Euodia and I plead with Syntyche to be of the same mind in the Lord. Yes, and I ask you, my true companion, help these women since they have contended at my side in the cause of the gospel, along with Clement and the rest of my co-workers, whose names are in the book of life. Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all.  The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 4:1

Attitude of Gratitude: from God, follows toward God.

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things. Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.

Philippians 4:8

Attitude of Gratitude: what I on, directly affects the .

I rejoiced greatly in the Lord that at last you renewed your concern for me. Indeed, you were concerned, but you had no opportunity to show it. I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Philippians 4:10

Attitude of Gratitude: ability, is my .

My attitude determines the condition potential of my arrival

Next week: How can God be our altimeter and attitude adjuster in every moment?