Sermon Notes

I. David Speaks About Sin vs. 1-7

  1. When sin is confessed 1-2
    1. Sin is defiance
    2. Sin is defeat
    3. Sin is Distortion
    4. Sin is Deception
  2. Forgiven sin brings a shout of joy vs. 1-2
    1. Forgiven
    2. Covered
    3. Not imputed
      1. When sin is unconfessed
        1. Sin is hard to conceal
          1. It sapped his physical strength vs. 4
          2. It sapped his vitality and tormented his conscience vs. 3
      2. When sin is confessed it is forgiven vs. 5
      3. The process for victory over sin
        1. The power of prayer vs. 6
        2. The power of position vs. 6-7a
        3. The power of peace vs. 7b
        4. 'The power of praise vs. 7c

II. God Speaks About Sin vs. 8-11

  1. We need to be guided vs. 8
  2. We ne3ed to be governed vs. 9
  3. We need to be guarded vs. 10
  4. We need to be gladdened vs. 11