Monthly Archives: April 2014

Wrong Ideas About Repentance

When you read Psalm 51 you begin to understand the shape of confession (vs. 1-9) but you also begin to understand the shape of repentance (vs. 10-19) – the turning from sin and turning toward healing. Confession is really important … Continue reading

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Help Me Clean Up My Act

In Psalm 51 David teaches us how to respond when we’ve blown it the worst way possible. When he finishes confessing the darkness of his sin, he begins pleading with God to help him. Here’s my version of David’s plea … Continue reading

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Wrong Ideas About Confession

When you read Psalm 51 you realize that many of our beliefs about confession are untrue. Consider three of the most common assumptions about confession: “Confession requires groveling and beating myself up!”  – Not true. The bible teaches us that … Continue reading

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Confession

In Psalm 51 David teaches us how to respond when we’ve blown it the worst way possible. Here’s my version of David plea to God in Psalm 51:-9. “Have mercy on me God! I plead with you not to treat … Continue reading

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