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Julia Bettencourt

Posted February 13, 2013 (originally posted to my blog)


These are just some thoughts I had for the Fill my Cup Women's Ministry Theme.  I never did anything with them, so I thought some of you may want to play around with the idea.



What’s your “handle”?

  • Each person handles things differently.


  • What pours into our lives is very different.


  • Look at the woman at the well (John 4).


  • Jesus knew all she went through.


  • He knew about all of her many husbands.



“Saucer” Drippings

  • Are there things that have spilled over into our lives that we are holding on to?


  • God wants to take care of those things and hold on to our worries and burdens for us. 



Get a “grip”

  • Are we allowing the Lord to hold our cup?


  • Do we submit to the grip?


  • Do we allow the Lord to have complete control and allow His working in our lives? 



Say “whoa”

  • Do we say “whoa” when our cup is filled to the right level? 


  • We all have intake in our lives.


  • What’s pouring in?


  • What do we need to say no to?


  • We have got to leave room for the good stuff.


  • Leave room for the things that the Bible says are important.


Copyright ©2013 Julia Bettencourt
www.juliabttencourt.com


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