Outline for sermon preached on February 17, 2019 as part of the series “Happy New You!” entitled “New Heart.”


  1. The heart is that inner place where the emotions, intellect and will mix to produce the decisions which direct your life.
  2. God wants to get into your life.
  3. Guard what goes into your heart because your life comes out.
  4. You can only get out what you put in.
  5. It is easier to keep it out than get it out.

    1. Guard your tongue (Proverbs 4:24).
      1. Keep your speech pure.
      2. Saying things we should not is one of the easiest ways to sin.
      3. Not saying the things we should is a hard way to sin.
      4. You speech affects your heart and your entire life.
      5. James 3:6.
    2. Guard your eyes (Proverbs 4:25).
      1. Our eyes are a direct download to the heart.
      2. Where we look will be where we live.
      3. You will long for what you look at.
      4. Matthew 6:22-23.
    3. Guard your feet (Proverbs 4:26-27).
      1. You take your heart where you take your body.
      2. The place/people provides the pressure.
      3. 2 Peter 2:8.
    4. Guard your ears (Proverbs 5:1-2).
      1. Gossip is the cancer of the soul (2 Timothy 2:16-17).
      2. 2 Peter 2:8.
    5. Give your heart to Jesus.


    1. PRAYER.