Most of us have heard about the seven deadly sins but most of us don’t really know much about them. If you have wondered how they came to be, where they are in the Bible, what specifically those deadly sins are found in scripture, if deadly means unforgiveable, what their opposing counterpart is, and how to pray against them — click here to check out my article over at Christianity.com titled, What are the Deadly Sins? If you’d like more parenting information as to how these sins may be manifested in your tween-young adult head over to Amazon and get Raising Big Kids with Supernatural Love. Chapter 9 , Choose Goodness, deals with this very topic.
Here are the topics covered in the What are the Deadly Sins article:
The Origin of the Seven Deadly Sins
The Seven Deadly Sins throughout the Bible
Can the Deadly Sins be Forgiven?
7 Deadly Sins Meanings (And Their Fruit of the Spirit or Godly Characteristic Opposing Counterpart)
How to Deal with Guilt
How to Pray a Replacement Prayer
“Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things. What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me—practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you” (Philippians 4:8-9).
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Lori Wildenberg is a licensed parent and family educator, parent coach, and co-founder of 1Corinthians13 Parenting.com. She has written 6 books including Messy Journey: How Grace and Truth Offer the Prodigal a Way Home; The Messy Life of Parenting: Powerful and Practical Ways to Strengthen Family Connections; and her most recent book, Messy Hope: Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety, Depression, or Suicidal Ideation. Contact Lori for your next event or for parent consulting or parent training courses. Lori can also be found mentoring over at the MOMS Together Group on Facebook.