08.28.201140 Psalm 32:3 (NIV1984) 3 When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long.
08.28.201141 Psalm 51:11 (NIV1984) 11 Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me.
08.28.201142 Psalm 103:14 (NIV1984) 14 for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust.
08.28.201143 How to deal with sin and its aftermath? 2.__________ sin as sin. It is the result of human depravity. Admit
08.28.201144 Nahum 1:3 (NIV1984) 3 The LORD is slow to anger and great in power; the LORD will not leave the guilty unpunished. His way is in the whirlwind and the storm, and clouds are the dust of his feet.
08.28.201145 James 1:14-15 (NIV1984) 14 but each one is tempted when, by his own evil desire, he is dragged away and enticed.
08.28.201146 James 1:14-15 (NIV1984) 15 Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, gives birth to death.
08.28.201147 Ephesians 2:1 (NIV1984) 1 As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins,
08.28.201148 Psalm 51:4 (NIV1984) 4 Against you, you only, have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight, so that you are proved right when you speak and justified when you judge.
08.28.201149 a. Don’t ________ the Enemy. blame
08.28.201150 b. Don’t _______________ it. rationalize
08.28.201151 c. Don’t _______________ it. minimize
08.28.201152 How to deal with sin and its aftermath? 3.Confession leads to an __________ ______________: God found us first despite our weaknesses. amazing discovery
08.28.201153 2 Corinthians 7:10 (NIV1984) 10 Godly sorrow brings repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no regret, but worldly sorrow brings death.
08.28.201154 Matthew 26:28 (NIV1984) 28 This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.
08.28.201155 Psalm 32:1 (NIV1984) 1 Blessed is he whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered.
08.28.201156 Psalm 103:11-13 (NIV1984) 11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his love for those who fear him;
08.28.201157 Psalm 103:11-13 (NIV1984) 12 as far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.
08.28.201158 Psalm 103:11-13 (NIV1984) 13 As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him;
08.28.201159 a. God ________ us as we struggle with sin. God cares enough not to abandon us. Great is His compassion. finds
08.28.201160 b. Redemption also means ______________. God desires a ______________ restoration. restoration complete
08.28.201161 c. _________ __________ is the remedy. Godlysorrow
08.28.201162 Psalm 103:13-14 (NIV1984) 13 As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him;
08.28.201163 Psalm 103:13-14 (NIV1984) 14 for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust.
08.28.201164 Final Remarks Are you in need of cleansing? Will you take sin seriously and deal with this now?
08.28.201165 1 John 1:9 (NIV1984) 9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.