The Compassionate Friend
Do you recall being caught doing something wrong when you were young? How did you respond: Confess, try to cover it up, blame someone else, etc.?
How can this be compared to our response to God when we sin?
Why can it be so hard to ask for forgiveness?
Read Luke 7:36-50.
What was this woman’s reputation?
What risks did Jesus take in this situation?
Who do you most identify with in this story?
What does this story teach you about Jesus?
What does it most teach you about mankind?
Read Colossians 3:13
How should God’s forgiveness change us?