2 Tim 3:16                John 6:28-29              Mark 12:28-31                   Luke 8:18            James 2:12-13    Romans 15:4             Luke 6:40                 1 John 3:1                         2 John 9                    Titus 3:5

Remember what the Scripture says:

Acts 1:3-11  “This same Jesus, who has been taken from you into heaven,  will come back in the same way you have seen him go into heaven.”

Revelation 1:4-7      “ Look, he is coming with the clouds,  and every eye will see him……    (Romans 14:11 )

The Scripture is useful for showing people what is wrong in their lives

1 John 4:20   “Whoever claims to love God yet………     (1 John 4:16-17)

1 John 2:9-11  “ Anyone who claims to be in the light………

JESUS SAYING:      Luke 8:18    “..consider carefully how you listen…..   Who you are listening to

Matt 6:12, 14-15  “forgive us our debts as we……  14  “if you forgive…   15  “if you do not forgive……

Mark 11: 25-26    “if you hold anything against anyone…..

Luke 6:37-38   “Do not judge….    Matt 7:1-2    “For the measure you use,  it will be measured to you.”     (Mark 4:24b   “….and even more.”)

Luke 17:1-4, 7-10  “ So watch yourselves..”    10  “…should say   “we are unworthy servants; we have  only done our duty.”

Matt 18:21  Peter ask a question;    22-35  Jesus answered….    “The kingdom of heaven is like…..verse 27   “  master …cancelled the debt”    33  “ Shouldn’t you have had mercy on your fellow servant  just as I had on you?” verse 35  “This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother or sister from your heart.”

FORGIVENESS:                         comes with conditions to be met

Romans 5:8 “God demonstrates his own love for us in this:  While we were still sinners, Christ died …

Titus 3:3-5   reminding you one more time…. “he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done. But because of his mercy.”

Psalms 65:3 “When we were overwhelmed by sins,   you forgave our transgressions.”

Psalms 103:10  “he does not treat us as our sins deserve or repay us according to our iniquities… (Heb 8:12  “I will forgive their wickedness and remember their sins no more”)

Matt 9:13    Jesus’ words  “Go learn what this means:    “ I desire mercy,   not sacrifice “