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Nov 03, 2019 | Dave DiDonato

Big Questions from Corinth--How do I keep my SIN NATURE in check?

1 Peter 1:14-15

What are the WAYS and MOTIVATIONS for a believer to keep their sin nature in check?

Sin Nature – Humanity has a natural propensity/inclination to rebel against God, hence to sin.

Sin nature in check

WAY #1 – Prepare our minds daily through God’s Word

WAY #2 – Keep our focus on Jesus and hope in His impending return

My present confidence resides in my future hope

WAY #3 – In every decision choose God’s objective truth over our subjective desires

Post-Truth - Objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief

Sin Nature in Check

MOTIVATION #1 – Our Heavenly Father calls us to model His character

MOTIVATION #2 – Our Heavenly Father will hold us accountable

MOTIVATION #3 – Jesus shed His precious blood for us 

Series Information

Let’s examine our authenticity in living out our faith.

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