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Immorality is the Sin of the Wicked - Part 1 (1 of 7)
Series: Urban Legends 3
Dr. Larry Osborne
A REALLY DUMB IDEA THAT
MOST CHRISTIANS STILL BELIEVE
- Immorality is primarily the sin of the wicked.
In reality, among Christians, it's usually the sin of the fool.
- There Are Two Kinds Of Fools:
Lucky fools and unlucky fools - the only difference is luck.
If We Buy The Lie:
We'll end up harshly judging others and taking foolish risks.
WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS:
WHO FALLS AND WHY THEY FALL
Proverbs 7:1-23/ James 1:13-16 and Romans 7:14-25/ I Corinthians 6:18 and 2 Timothy 2:22
1. It usually starts with ignorance or overconfidence.
Famous Last Words: "I can handle it."
2. If we try to be strong and self-disciplined - We've already lost.
A Fool's Strategy: I'll just say, "No."
3. The actual fall is usually sudden and the consequences shocking.
What They Always Say: "How did I get here? It just happened."
SOMETHING TO TAKE HOME:
HOW TO AVOID PLAYING THE FOOL
2 Corinthians 6:14-16 and 1 Corinthians 7:39/ Proverbs 4:23/ Proverbs 5:1-23
- If you're single:
Don't try to resist temptation - Avoid temptation!
Don't date who you can't mate.
If you can't say, "No" - Then say, "I do."
- If you're marrie ...
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