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2. Hazards of Manipulation

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**These audio messages were not originally taught in the order they appear here. They have been shuffled to reflect the order that appears in the book Hazards of Being a Man. This makes it easier for readers to follow along with the audio messages. The current order of messages (and order of the chapters in the book) reflects the order the Bible presents the characters that are studied. We apologize for any confusion.


  1. Are you guilty of manipulation and controlling your circumstances to make your life more comfortable (like Abraham)?
  2. What needs to change in your life to enable you to trust God regardless of difficult circumstances?
Assignment to prepare for next week:
Read John 15. Jesus teaches that Christians are to abide in Him – to trust in Him – even when tempted to manipulate our circumstances to make us more comfortable.
Memorize: John 15:5

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