1 Samuel 16:7 ESV
But the LORD said to Samuel, Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the LORD sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the LORD looks on the heart.
Blessed Are the Pure in Heart
It is not enough to clean up our act on the outside. Jesus is concerned about our heart. Because from the heart are all the issues of life.
Makeup Is a Hobby, Not a Necessity
Whether we were blessed with perfectly symmetrical faces and bodies, or acne scars and postpartum lumpiness, we are made in Gods image and precious in his sight.
Lay Aside the Weight of Pride
Ironically, many of us struggle with low self-image because we think too much or too highly of ourselves. We carry around the awful weight of needing to be great.
You Are Worth What You Value
Whether we do it by our childrens accomplishments, our career developments, our physical appearances, our connections or our social media followings, we naturally tend to give each other ranks.
The 7-Ups (Encourage Yourself in the Lord)
Decide to have a good day. This is the day the LORD has made; We will rejoice and be glad in it....
[PDF]Lessons on Living From David - Back to the Bible
study you'll be reminded that God is merciful to those who fear Himto those ... 1 Samuel 16:7 ..... Be yourself, and let Him make the best you that you can be.
How can a Christian avoid being a doormat for other people?
How can a Christian avoid being a doormat for other people? Why do some Christians allow themselves to be treated like doormats?
'God looks at the heart' -- 3 ways this truth will help you
God knows all of us. He looks intently into our hearts every moment, carefully looking at our motives. This truth might sound scary to some, but in reality it's one of the most liberating truths ever, especially when it comes to everyday life.
[PDF]MBF INDUCTIVE 001
Scripture Memory. Write out 1 Samuel 16:7. [ 1 ] Please read through 1 Samuel 16 again to familiarize yourself with the passage. Be sure to ask the "5 W's" and ...
The Heart of True Ethics
It is common in the evangelical church today for people to verbally acknowledge that the Bible, as Gods Word, is the final authority for both what they believe and how they live. Yet in reality, a c...
[VIDEO: 36min]Session 1: Identity - Setting Who I Am and What My Life Is About [Patrick Morley]
Colossians 2:8, 1 Samuel 16:7, 1 John 2:15-17 Have you had your identity stolen? It creates a huge inconvenience, doesnt it? Or worse! Every day Christian m...
[VIDEO: 10min]Present Your *Bodies* A Living Sacrifice John Piper
Clip excerpted from John Piper's sermon, "Present Your Bodies As a Living Sacrifice to God." For the full sermon, visit: https://www.desiringgod.org/messages...
[VIDEO: 3min]God is a God of the heart
&. For the Lord sees not as man sees; for man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart. (1 Samuel 16:7) We look on the outside; Jes...
[VIDEO: 39min]Drowning in the Desert by Brother Huba
God foreknows all things at all times and always. Omniscient is a word that means knowing everything. Scripture declares that Gods eyes run everywhere (J...
[VIDEO: 6min]Excerpts from BLAMELESS IN HIS SIGHT Part 1 - Pastor Barnabas Alumogie
"...For the Lord does not see as man sees..." (1 Samuel 16:7) This is still true today and to break the chains of sin, guilt, condemnation and the likes, you...