Opening Remarks: 1. Osmosis - The process where ideas and information are absorbed without conscious effort. 2. It is easy sometimes to have the prevailing mindset as Christians of a "spiritual osmosis" - if we hang around church or Christians long enough, we will take in spiritual energy to somehow provide a certain status or power.
I. Keep Seeking the Things Above II. Set Your Mind on Things Above III. Consider the members of your Earthly Body as Dead IV. Take Action
Closing Remarks: Now, what is the believer going to do? * Keep seeking the things that God wants * Be intent on the things God is intent on * Consider your earthly body as dead * Take action to be renewed