Introduction: How did we become independent and free?
Challenges to experience freedom
You can experience freedom when you trust in the Lord
What does the language of trust look like?
1)Dependence on the Lord...king Hezekiah depended on the Lord and experienced freedom
The Lord will fight for you if you trust and depend on Him.
2)Independence truly comes when your eyes are on the Lord...King Jehoshaphat kept his eyes on the Lord.
What are your eyes focused upon?
3)Independence(Rest) truly comes when you come to Jesus and learn of Him.
4)How does the Lord help you when you trust Him? By His Spirit!
Application(Obedience): How do we obey His words?