King David, despite his periods of failure was a man who was really in touch with God. He is called ‘a man after God’s own heart’ ... Sin has a devastating effect on people's lives. It hurts everyone. So what can we do about it? Psalm 38 explains.
Psalm 38 - The effects of sin in a believer's life Sin really messes you up. It hurts in more ways than I can begin to describe. When a Christian sins the pain can feel even worse than it did before they were a Christian. You have a conscience and it works very effectively when you sin. Psalm 38 talks us through how King David felt when he sinned and how he handled it.
Psalm 32 - Learning from your mistakes Mistakes can drive you mad so how do you learn from them? David, the King was an amazing man but he made many mistakes. He learned from them and so can you. This Bible Teaching Blog will help you see that God forgives and can help you pick up and start again.
Studies in the Psalms - The Seven Penitential Psalms Here’s a suggestion - this weekend pick up a Bible and start reading it. It is the word of God and God will bless you if you obey His word. Start by reading some of the Psalms. I am publishing a series of blog posts on the Penitential Psalms. Have a read of the introduction and read them in the Bible for yourself. There are more to come so watch this space.