The Joy of Forgiveness

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Psalm 32:1-5

The Blessing We Receive When Sin Is Forgiven–V 1-2

  • Sin is DEFIANCE
  • Sin is a DEFECT
  • Sin is a DISTORTION
  • Sin is DECEPTION
  • Joyful/Blessed–implies a very favorable circumstance resulting from the favor of God

The Burden Of Unconfessed Sin–v 3-4

  • Sin takes a PHYSICAL toll
  • Sin takes an EMOTIONAL toll
  • Sin takes a SPRITUAL toll

The Pardon We Find When Sin Is Confessed–v 5

  • Confession is AGREEMENT with god that we have sinned against him
  • FORGIVEN–to pardon, to take away
  • COVERED–to put out of sight