Who Am I…Really: Livin’ Like the Devil

Livin’ Like the Devil

By Dr. Don Pahl, originally preached on June 7, 2015.

 

Slide Show:

Main sermon text: 1 John 3:4-10

 

Livin’ Like the Devil

1. Sin is lawless and diabolical.

2. Christ came to rid the world of sin.

3. Abiding in Christ, I will not sin but will imitate Jesus.

4. Born of God, I cannot sin but will practice righteousness and love.

 

Practical Steps In My Struggle With Sin…

THINK (COGNITIVE-MIND)

  • Right thinking about me …
  • Right thinking about God …
  • Right thinking about sin …

ACT (BEHAVIORAL-WILL)

  • Seek God’s wisdom.
  • Confess / Admit / Name sin as sin!
  • Struggle, fight, avoid, flight.

FEEL (AFFECTIVE-HEART)

 

Dealing With Sin:

Reject it; Resist it; Confess it.

Thank God for forgiveness!

 

Next Week:

Passing the Love Test