Sun, Feb 26, 2017
Dealing with Overly Needy People
How to Hug a Vampire week two message from Pastor Chris Russell on February 26, 2017 at Community Church of Waterford, Goshen, Indiana. How many of us know overly needy people? How many of us have been that overly needy person? Matthew 9:36 Acts 3:6-7 Mark 1:35-37 Galatians 6:7-8 Emotional Vampires: 1. Constantly Insecure 2. Drama Queens\Kings 3. Blabbers 4. Financial Leeches Helping without Enabling: 1. Offer what they NEED, not what they WANT 2. Identify the real need 3. Pay attention to Actions, not Words 4. Set healthy boundaries Boundaries: 1. Time 2. Resource We must allow them to face their consequences if we expect them to learn and grow... Rescuing is not always helping them... Jesus is the Savior, NOT you...
Series:How to Hug a Vampire