October 17, 2010 – Morning Worship

Monday Matthew 6:9-15 (esp. vs. 12b,14,15); James 2:13; Psalm 18:25-26; Proverbs 21:13
We are asking God to forgive us in the same manner we forgive others! Can that be right? In what way?

Tuesday Matthew 18:21-35; Leviticus 19:33-34
Why is a “forgiving spirit” so central to the Christian life? How have you exhibited a “forgiving spirit” to those around you?

Wednesday Romans 12:9-21 (esp. vss. 19-21); Deuteronomy 32:35-43
Why is a “vengeful spirit” so abhorrent to the Christian life? How can we keep from having a vengeful spirit?

Thursday Genesis 33; Colossians 3:12-17; I Peter 4:8
“Love covers a multitude of sins”; how can we learn to overlook sins and offenses against us?

Friday Psalm 86; Jonah 1-4; Luke 23:34
When we exercise a forgiving spirit we resemble our God. Does that motivate you to forgive?

Saturday I Samuel 24; Romans 12:20
Having a forgiving spirit is the best way to melt the heart of an enemy or an unbeliever. Is that true? Why or why not?