Scriptures: Matt 7:21-29, Luke 10:17-20
"Lucifer was the first to try to dethrone God."
Isaiah 14-12:14 --- Lucifer fell into pride.
"Lucifer was so full of himself that he left no room for God."
- He thought that he was the source of his beauty.
- He forgot that he was only beautiful when he was reflecting God's glory.
- His own self-centeredness and pride blinded him to the fact that he could never be greater than God."
"There are billions and trillions of glaxies. Our God created them. If he can name billions of stars - galaxies, he can handle our little problem. Great is our God."
"Sadly, God must contend with our pride, greed, and thirst for personal power."
"The devil attacks you where you think you're strong because that's where you let your guard down."
"This attitude caused Lucifer to lose his place in heaven. this Luciferian attitude will challenge God's place in our lives."
"When 'I' becomes first in our lives, trouble will most likely follow."
"It is impossible for anyone or anything to replace God as first."
"He (God) has to be the foundation. Remember, you can't have walls or a ceiling without a foundation."
"Remember, your job is not your source, it's just a resource that the SOURCE (God) decided to use."
"God is able, but He's got to be first."
"Trust Him when you can't track Him. The wilderness experience is your character builder."