Lesson Sermon: Rev. Sherri James

Sunday Worship Experience – October 11, 2020

How Not to Take Things Personally

Sermon Notes

UP Church Sunday Worship Experience

Rev. Sherri James, Senior Minister

Rev. Sheree Thompson, Assistant Minister

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SERIES TEXT: The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz [https://amzn.to/3nDQFxM]

SERMON POINTS

1. Don’t take anything personally.

2. We take things personally because we agree with whatever was said.

3. Taking things personally makes you prey for predators.

4. We each see the world through our own personal lens.

5. It’s not your job to change people.

6. Taking things personally is negative self-projection.

3 PRACTICAL TOOLS FOR NOT TAKING THINGS PERSONALLY

1. Build your identity on things people cannot take away.

2. Develop a learner’s heart.

3. Learn to trust yourself.

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