• Big Idea
o To seek justice puts us in the middle of God's grace.
o We have a small view of what it means to be blessed. Psalm 1:1-3; Proverbs 3:18
o We have a small view of God. Proverbs 3:19-20
o We unravel when we sin. Romans 14:23
o Our community unravels when we think our stuff is only our stuff. Proverbs 3:27-32; Matthew 10:8
• The Righteous
o We need God's help in knowing how to deal justly. Proverbs 3:30-32; 11:10
o A righteous person in the Bible is someone who lives with regard for others. Proverbs 11:10-11; 13:32
o Jesus became the poorest of the poor to offer us what we don't deserve. Proverbs 19:11; Matthew 10:1-42; 25:31-46; Luke 8:1-3 1.
o The reality of Christ's presence in our lives can be manifest where we live. Proverbs 29:7; Romans 5:1; James 3:18