Coming to Terms with Myself
We are to see ourselves in light of God’s , confess that we are sinful and ask for His cleansing.
1. on God thru His Word to see a clear and correct picture of Him, and yourself!
Exodus 19:18 > Heb.12:21 “Moses himself was so frightened at the sight that he said, ‘I am terrified and trembling.’”
Cry out! > verse 5
2. God will us – not us! (we don’t clean ourselves up to make ourselves acceptable to God). Verses 6-7
I John 1:9-10
*coal from altar – this is symbolic of the Spirit’s cleansing -
>Titus 3:3-6 washing of rebirth and renewal
3. Once cleansed, our hearts should cry out ____________ !
II Corinthians 5:14 The love of Christ constrains us!
Verses 18-20 We are, therefore, Christ’s ambassadors! ... We implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God!