Victory and Vice Part 1″Inside or Outside”

Inside or Outside

All of us have lives marked by _____________ and ___________.

We meet David as a ______________ and follow him all the way to the ______________.

When the people were ________, they forgot about God but when the people were ________, God didn’t forget about them.

The people wanted a king because _______________  _________ had a king.

King Saul was impressive on the ______________ but not so much on the ________________.

For the next king, God didn’t look for the ___________ armor but rather for the ___________ armor.

1 Samuel 16:7

Our world is ______________ with physical appearance.  God is _______________ in your spiritual appearance.

  1. Looking at the outside is ________________ than looking at the inside.

Relationships are based on ________________; not     ________________ or _____________.

  1. Working on the outside is _______________ than working on the inside.

A plastic ___________ or _____________ can change just           about anything on the outside.

Work on the inside requires us to place ourselves in      the ______________ of God.

  1. Looking at the outside ______________ to our flesh.

    Genesis 3:6-7   When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it. Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they realized they were naked; so they sewed fig leaves together and made coverings for themselves.

            The reason Israel wanted a king in the first place is        because of what they __________ on the ______________.

            1 Samuel 8:19    19 But the people refused to listen to Samuel. “No!” they said. “We want a king over us. 

            God gave them a king that ____________ good on the           outside.

           1 Samuel 9:23-24      23 Samuel said to the cook, “Bring the piece of meat I gave you, the one I told you to lay aside.”

24 So the cook took up the thigh with what was on it and set it in front of Saul. Samuel said, “Here is what has been kept for you. Eat, because it was set aside for you for this occasion from the time I said, ‘I have invited guests.’” And Saul dined with Samuel that day.


  1. Looking on the inside ______________ what matters most.

When a storm hits, the ______________ of the house             doesn’t matter.