Sin nature: Because Adam sinned, he produced sinners. We are born sinners.
State of sin: What people live in if they sin continually.
Act of sin: Anything that distances us from God or His people.
Grace gives you option to change your mindset.
Your mindset will determine your source.
Present Condition = Beggar
Mindset = Heir
The favor of God changes a life forever.
4 Ways God Moves You Forward:
1. Word. Psalm 119:105
2. Sowing and Reaping.
2 Corinthians 9:6
3. Blessing / Inheritance.
4. Favor. Ruth 2:2
Ruth experienced favor through:
Honor: Matthew 3:13-16
Humility: Psalm 75:1-10, Psalm 78:68-72