March 3, 2019

Spiritual Gymnasium (7): Soul: Will

Since the fall of man, the human will has been under bondage to sin. But by the grace of God through Jesus Christ, the will can once again be set free. In this message, Rev. Jeremiah Cheung urges us to train our newly-freed will and learn to become more Christ-like by submitting to the Spirit’s leading. Audio and video are now available.

Scripture Passage
Hebrews 4:12, Romans 7:18-19, Matthew 26:36-46

Message Outline
00:37 Scripture Reading
02:09 Recap: 3 Functions of the soul: Emotion, Mind, and Will
04:13 Understanding the will
13:00 The will: in bondage and set free
25:45 Exercise the will that has been set free:
30:56 a. Turn God’s objective truth into your experienced truth
42:30 b. Submit your will to the Lord’s will
50:50 Closing thoughts

Discussion Questions:

1. What is the best learning that you got from this message? Please share.

2. Do you believe that after the fall of man, we still have free will? Why or why not?

3. How can we turn God’s objective truth into subjective experience/reality? Can you share such an experience?

4. How can we surrender our will to the will of the Lord? Can you share such an experience?