To Pray or Not To Pray

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Pastor Steve Johnson
Sunday, April 5, 2020
I John 5:16-17

I. There Is a Sin That Leads to _______________ .

Four Views:

1. A _________________ sin.

2. Blasphemy against the _______________  _______________ (Matt. 12:31)

3. Any ______________________ sin that God punishes by death

4. ____________________________ (deliberate repudiation of the Christian faith by one who once was a professing Christian).


II. The ________________________ of John’s Message

The emphasis is on ___________________ for any believer whom we see wandering into _______________.


III. The __________________to the Church

Jesus Christ our _______________________and God the Father is faithful and just to _______________ our sin on the basis of Christ’s ___________________ and continuing ____________________ for us (1 John 1:9 – 2:2).