Pastor Rick Jackson
John 8:23 And he said unto them, Ye are from beneath; I am from above: ye are of this world; I am not of this world.
John 11:41 Then they took away the stone from the place where the dead was laid. And Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me.
Acts 2:19 And I will shew wonders in heaven above, and signs in the earth beneath; blood, and fire, and vapour of smoke:
Galatians 4:26 But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all.
Philippians 3:14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
Colossians 3:1 If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
Colossians 3:2 Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
I. LIFE THE HIGH LIFE BY BEING A GOOD SERVANT [v. 1-3]
1. Be Reasonable [v. 1]
2. Be Renewed [v. 2]
Titus 3:5 Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost;
3. Be Realistic [v. 3]
II. LIVE THE HIGH LIFE BY BEING A GOOD STEWARD [v. 3-8]
1. A Way to Think [v. 3]
2. A Place to Be (fit) [v. 4-5]
3. A ministry to Perform [v. 6-8, 1 Cor. 12]
III. LIVE THE HIGH LIFE BY BEING A GOOD SAINT (saved person) [v. 9-21]
1. Be Real [v. 9-11]
2. Be Rejoicing [v. 12-15]
3. Be Reliant [v. 16-21]