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Luke 13:5 “I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.” “And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all.

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1 Luke 13:5 “I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.” “And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent:” Acts 17:30

2 Romans 3:23 Sinners need to repent Why Preach on Repentance? 1 John 1:8 Back-sliding Christians need to repent

3 Repentance = “a change of mind which results in a change of conduct” Turn from evil and turn to the good!

4 Change of Life 1. Involves Turning From Evil 2. Ceasing of Sin Nineveh “…repented at the preaching of Jonah…” (Matt. 12:41) “…they turned from their evil way…” (Jonah 3:10)

5 “And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the LORD your God: for he [is] gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.” Joel 2:13 “Let your hearts be broken, and not your clothing,”

6 2 Corinthians 7:8-10 = Two Words for repent [1] Metamelomai = “after-care” remorse or regret Judas is an example [2] Metanoeo = “after-knowledge” a change of mind that includes:

7  Change of opinion in regard to the nature of sin  Change of opinion about sin and God  Change of opinion about the punishment of sin

8  He abhors and hates sin in his heart  He desires to stop sin

9  Change in your mind about sin  Do not have the desire to repeat sin  Reformation of conduct  Leads to confession and restitution

10 Sorrow of the world - sorrow for sin Founded on selfishness Not a change of opinion about sin

11 How can false repentance be known ?  Leaves the feelings unchanged  Works Death  Only partial reformation of conduct  It is temporary  A forced reformation

12 “Rend your hearts not your garments” Joel 2:13 Repentance is an inside job, not an outside job ! Godly Sorrow Worldly Sorrow

13 Repentance Change of Mind Godly Sorrow Deep Contrition Produces Change of Life Produces

14 IS NOT:  Regret  Being filled with sorrow  Walking down the aisle in the church building  Saying “I’m sorry”  Just stopping the doing of wrong  Starting to attend the services

15 IS :  A way of life  Not just a one time event  Continual - as long as we live

16 From SinToward God Good Light Power of God Righteousness Faith Forgiveness Evil Darkness Power of Satan Sin Dead Works Wickedness 1 Pet. 3:10-12 Acts 26:17-18 Acts 26:18; Rom. 1:16 Ezek. 18:24-28 Heb. 6:1; Rev. 2:5 Acts 8:22

17 In Christ = SAVED Baptized (Gal.3:27) Confess (Rom.10:10) Hear (Rom.10:17) Faith (Jn.8:24) Repent (Lk.13:3)

18 Cleansed 1 Jn. 1:9 Forgiven Pray – Acts 8:22 Repent of sins – Acts 8:22 Confess sins – 1 Jn.1:9

19 One of the hardest commands to obey Repent For The Non-Christian Baptism is easy once he repents For The erring Christian Confession is easy once he repents It is Hard Because: It is the turning point – decision making point It takes humility It involves an admission of wrong

20 Luke 13:5 “I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.”

21 “For godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation, not to be regretted;” 2 Cor.7:10a NKJV

22 Sermon by Arthur Pigman Evans Church of Christ 515 Gibbs Road Evans, Ga Sunday Morning January 8, 2012


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