Repentance Threefold

The True Vine

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“Fallen man is not simply an imperfect creature who needs improvement; he is a rebel who must lay down his arms. Laying down your arms, surrendering, saying you are sorry, realizing that you have been on the wrong track and getting ready to start life over again from the ground floor – that is the only way out of our ‘hole’. This process of surrender, this movement full speed astern is what Christians call repentance. Now repentance is no fun at all. It is something much harder than merely eating humble pie. It means unlearning all the self-conceit and self-will that we have been training ourselves into for thousands of years.” C.S. Lewis

  • Essentially, repentance is simply that process by which a person who is away from God recognizes that situation and goes back to God. Today we are going to look at three phases that culminate in repentance.

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