True Repentance

July 23, 2023 Pastor: Bill Thompson Series: The Gospel

Passage: 2 Corinthians 7:10–16


Repentance means “to change one’s mind.”

An example of true repentance - the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32):

1. He was tired of his present circumstances. v. 16
2. He experienced a moment of realization. v. 17
3. He decided a course of action. v. 18
4. He acted on his decision. v. 20

1. True repentance should not be confused with being _______________.

“godly grief” v. “worldly grief”


2. True repentance leaves no _______________.

“…a repentance that leads to salvation without regret”



3. True repentance leads to _______________.






Application Questions

1. What comes to your mind when you hear the word “repent”?
2. What do you think is the difference between “godly grief” and “worldly grief”?
3. Is repentance necessary for salvation? Why or why not?
4. Is there anything you need to repent of?

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