Join us this Sunday as Pastor David returns to continue his series “After God’s Heart”. 10:30 in-person or online!
When I refused to confess my sin, I was weak and miserable, and I groaned all day long. Day and night your hand of discipline was heavy on me. My strength evaporated like water in the summer heat. (Psalm 32:3-4) (NLT)
1. INTERNAL _______________________
If I regard wickedness in my heart, The Lord will not hear. (Psalm 66:18) (NASB)
2. _____________________ TRUTH
How to Confront God’s Way
1. God’s T________________
Everyone enjoys a fitting reply; it is wonderful to say the right thing at the right time! (Prov. 15:23)
2. God’s T________________
And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. (John 8:32)
3. God’s T________________
Like apples of gold in settings of silver is a word spoken in right circumstances. (Proverbs 25:11)
3. ________________________ CHOICE
4. EXTERNAL _____________________
Q1: How does preaching normally impact you? Challenge, inspire, frustrate? Other?
Q2: Can you think of a time in your life when God used “the foolishness of preaching” to change the trajectory of your life? If so, explain.
Q3: Read Proverbs 27:6. How would you paraphrase that verse into your own words?
Q4: Who are some Old Testament prophets who were called to confront people with God’s truth? What were some common themes in their messages?
Q5: Is there someone in your life right now that is “off track” with God? How might God be calling you to be a “Nathan” to them?
Q6: What do these verses teach you about the importance of truth?
Psalm 86:11, Psalm 119:116, Ephesians 1:13-14, Ephesians 4:25,
John 1:14-17, John 8: 31-32.
Q7: Have you ever experienced turbulence while flying? If so, explain what that experience was like.
Q8: Have you ever experienced spiritual turbulence? (ie. guilt, shame, wandering) If so, explain what that turbulence was like and how God used it for good in your life.