Breaking the Cycle

Breaking the Cycle

Few things in life are more frustrating than knowing you need to change, trying to change, but not actually changing. It’s possible to find The Power to Change so you can start living the life you want. Let’s learn how together in our new series based on the book by Craig Groeschel.

Today, we’re learning how to break the cycle of bad habits and how through Christ we can create new healthy habits. ‌

Sermon Notes

  • J‌udges 16:1 NIV
  1. Spiritual Who
  2. Spiritual Why
  3. Spiritual What
  4. Spiritual What Not

Based on what you want to become, what one habit do you need to break?

  • James 1:21 NIV

You cannot defeat what you do not define

Remove the Cue / Interrupt the Action

Good Habits- the pain is now and the pay off is later!

Bad Habits- the payoff is now and the pain comes later!

When you lie, who do you think you lie to the most?

  • Jeremiah 17:9 NLT
  • Psalm 139: 23-24 NLT

The Process: Cue → Craving → Response → Reward

5 Most Common Cues:

  1. Places
  2. Times
  3. Moods
  4. Moments
  5. People
  • Proverbs 13:20 NLT

The habits you have today will shape who you become tomorrow.

  • 1 John 2:16 NLT

“If you wanna change your life, change your habits. If you wanna change your habits, then let God change your heart” -Craig Grochel

  • Proverbs 4:14-15 NIV
Holy Habits