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More Diseases of Shepherds’ Hearts

September 3, 2011

3. Fat and greasy heart. Ps 119:69-70

4. Bitter heart: usually follows a wounded heart. Harsh and sacarstic, resentful, for non obvious reasons, extreme in response.

5. Wounded heart: usually following an event, a disappointment, something we pursued with the whole heart but the turn out did not meet our expectation. Ps 109:22

6. Weak heart: lacking strength, fragile, collapses under strain and pressure: Eze 16:30-31

7.Gross Heart: lacking sensitivity and discenment Matt 13:15 can't heal because it cannot be converted, because it has no understanding, coz it cannot see and hear

8. Lustful heart: motivate by lust and greed Ps 81:12

9. Adulterous Heart: similar to above. Unfaithful. Matt 15:19

10. Blind to God: unable, unwilling to see & percieve the will of God Eph 4:18 blind heart will cause ignorance, causing an alienation from the life of God; 1 Pet 1:3 Walking in knowledge of Him will allow

11. Overwhelmed heart (by circumstances, etc)

12. Whorish heart - plays the harlot, never satisfied or content with what it has, roaming heart, usually half in world and half in church, in a continuous affair in the world, married to Christ but dating the world at the same time. Ps 61:1-2

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11. Unbending heart: never yields, never gives in, never flows, never submitting, a heart that God gives to people He wants to punish and destroy.

Maturity is the ability to submit your will to another. Like Jesus told Peter that when he is old, another one shall bind him and lead him where he would rather not go. Gifts are rare ability but they are brought out and do their purpose when they are clothed in maturity.

12.Hardened as a stone Job 41:24

13. Backsliden Heart: has dropped to a lower level having resorted to lower level of service. Usually begins to do something undesirable that he had stopped. Prov 14:14. Backsliding starts with the change of heart, and thereafter shows symptoms, justifying his ways, with theories etc.

14. Foolish heart - show lack of knowledge and do not disperse it, shows poor judgement, Prov 15:15

15. An erring heart: tends towards error. A product of insufficient knowledge of the ways of the LORD. Ps 95:10

16. Troubled heart: has many problems, conflicts, doubts, different levels and degrees of disturbance, unstable, unsettled John 14:1 Heb 5:1-4

17. Stiffnecked heart: full of pride and unwilling to do what others say, takes not advice, disobeys God. Acts 7:51

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20. A Presumptuous Heart:  is bold in going beyond what is allowed, takes for granted, assumes in an even more arrogant way with a sense of entitlement and is offensive and beyond acceptable limits. Presumption shows up in lack of prayer, unthankfulness because the stuff is assumed to be a right. Comes easily as a product of getting used to having things followed by a situation where the thing is not given, you react and act inappropriately. Est7:5

21. A Despising Heart: Closely related to the presumption, looks down on with mockery people, has a low opinion of others. Prov 5:12. It keeps the church from growing. People must feel wanted, acknowledged, and respected.

22. Abominable Heart: detestable, containing many shocking and disgusting abominable things Pro 26:25

23. Beastly Heart: ill natured and cantenkerous heart, lack reason, yielding, submission, neither gives place or understands, disagreable, unconsenting, difficult to reason with. Dan 4:1-16 The decisions he made would be the decisions and mind of a beast.

24. Iniquitous Heart: practises iniquity continually, living in iniquity ps 41:6

25. Wicked Heart: disposed to mischeif  and insensitive, deliberately harmful to people. Ps 58:2

26. Covetous heart: has strong desire to acquire posessions esp that belong to other people,  or to match other people. 2 pet 2:14

27. Blasphemous heart: grossly irreverent towards what is considered sacred or holy. Mat 15:19.

28. Hipocritical heart: professes virtues it does not have. Pretender, impressionist Jpb 36:13

29 Deceitful heart: deceived and tries to deceive others, false and insincere, you can never tell when he is speaking truth

29. Envious & Strife Hilled Heart

30. Evil heart: wicked & malicious, containing anger and spite, cause of harm and murder; devises and orchestrates evil;  Gen 6:5

31. Heart that is Lifted Up: perhaps something good has happened to it; it  has forgotten from whence it came. Deut 8:14, Isa9:9