I. Sin (1:8,10) A. Principle #1- We are sinners and we have a sinful nature. B. Principle #2- It's possible to be self-deceived about our sin. C. Principle #3- Sin separates us from God.
II. Confession (1:9)
III. Restoration (1:7) A. How can we be restored? i. Answer #1â€“ Get out of darkness, walk in the light. ii. Answer #2- The process of agreeing with God's verdict isn't always instantaneous. iii. Answer #3â€“ Survey the wondrous cross. iv. Answer #4â€“ Consider environmental causes.