(Luke 18:15-16) People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them. (16) But Jesus called the children to him and said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
1. God always starts the blessing bounce – that’s who he is!
(Genesis 1:28) God blessed them and said to them, “Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground.”
2. The Blessing bounced into Abraham
(Genesis 12:1-3) he Lord had said to Abram, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you. (2) “I will make you into a great nation, and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. (3) I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.”
3. The blessing bounces into believers
(Galatians 3:9) So those who rely on faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.
(Proverbs 10:22 NLT) The blessing of the Lord makes a person rich, and he adds no sorrow with it.
Bounce the Blessing
A. Receive it by faith in Jesus’ Name
B. Bounce it into your wife and husband, kids
C. Bounce it into church
D. Bounce it into those who have wronged us
Lifegroup Questions and Prayer
1 – Can you receive Gods blessing?
2 – How can we practically bounce that blessing onto others?
3 – What about those who have hurt us?