On the Bridge ofOn the Bridge of
ForgivenessForgiveness
Part IIIPart III
The Cobra of BitternessThe Cobra of Bitterness
Dr...
The Cross, the TombThe Cross, the Tomb
& the Person& the Person
Crossing The Bridge OfCrossing The Bridge Of
Forgiveness M...
Reflect on God's Mercy &Reflect on God's Mercy &
ForgivenessForgiveness
Meditate on Our Riches in ChristMeditate on Our Riches in Christ
Approach with Security and SignificanceApproach with Security and Significance
The Myths ofThe Myths of
ForgivenessForgiveness
A.A. "If I Forgive, I Have to"If I Forgive, I Have to
Forget"Forget"
B. “F...
Loving Our EnemiesLoving Our Enemies
August 14, 2005August 14, 2005
Luke6:27-31Luke6:27-31(NIV)(NIV)
““ But I tell you who hear me:But I tell you who hear me:
Love your enemies, do goodLove ...
What Should We Do?What Should We Do?
1.1. Love your enemy (or those thatLove your enemy (or those that
consider you their ...
What prevents us from lovingWhat prevents us from loving
our enemies?our enemies? WRONGWRONG
ATTIDUDES…..ATTIDUDES…..
1. M...
WRONGWRONG
ATTIDUDESATTIDUDES
WRONGWRONG
ATTIDUDESATTIDUDES
may result inmay result in
ACTION!!ACTION!!
Harboring BitternessHarboring Bitterness
The “somebody done meThe “somebody done me
wrong” syndrome can turn intowrong” sy...
On the Bridge ofOn the Bridge of
ForgivenessForgiveness
Part IIIPart III
The Cobra of BitternessThe Cobra of Bitterness
Dr...
My CobraMy Cobra
--No hood--No hood
BeadyBeady
BrownBrown
Eyes!!Eyes!!
Cobra’s MouthCobra’s Mouth
--Bitter Death--Bitter Death
ABIBLICALWORDPICTURE: THE
COBRA OFBITTERNESS
Several times in God's word bitterness is
likened to the venom of a poisonous...
Romans 3:13b-14is a
terrible picture of sinners,
caught up in bitterness:
"....the poison of vipers is
on their lips.
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Part IIIPart III
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  1. 1. On the Bridge ofOn the Bridge of ForgivenessForgiveness Part IIIPart III The Cobra of BitternessThe Cobra of Bitterness Dr. F. Douglas PennoyerDr. F. Douglas Pennoyer Cornerstone Bible Community ChurchCornerstone Bible Community Church September 17, 2005September 17, 2005
  2. 2. The Cross, the TombThe Cross, the Tomb & the Person& the Person Crossing The Bridge OfCrossing The Bridge Of Forgiveness May 15, 200Forgiveness May 15, 200
  3. 3. Reflect on God's Mercy &Reflect on God's Mercy & ForgivenessForgiveness
  4. 4. Meditate on Our Riches in ChristMeditate on Our Riches in Christ
  5. 5. Approach with Security and SignificanceApproach with Security and Significance
  6. 6. The Myths ofThe Myths of ForgivenessForgiveness A.A. "If I Forgive, I Have to"If I Forgive, I Have to Forget"Forget" B. “Forgiving Her/Him is Impossible”B. “Forgiving Her/Him is Impossible” C. “Forgiving Means ActingC. “Forgiving Means Acting as if Nothing Everas if Nothing Ever Happened”Happened” D. “I Have to Forgive Immediately”D. “I Have to Forgive Immediately”
  7. 7. Loving Our EnemiesLoving Our Enemies August 14, 2005August 14, 2005
  8. 8. Luke6:27-31Luke6:27-31(NIV)(NIV) ““ But I tell you who hear me:But I tell you who hear me: Love your enemies, do goodLove your enemies, do good to those who hate you, blessto those who hate you, bless those who curse you, praythose who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you.for those who mistreat you. What Should We Do?What Should We Do?
  9. 9. What Should We Do?What Should We Do? 1.1. Love your enemy (or those thatLove your enemy (or those that consider you their enemy)consider you their enemy) 2.2. Do good to those who hate youDo good to those who hate you 3.3. Bless those who curse youBless those who curse you 4.4. Pray for those who mistreat youPray for those who mistreat you
  10. 10. What prevents us from lovingWhat prevents us from loving our enemies?our enemies? WRONGWRONG ATTIDUDES…..ATTIDUDES….. 1. Maintaining Pride1. Maintaining Pride 2. Plotting Revenge2. Plotting Revenge 3. Harboring Bitterness3. Harboring Bitterness
  11. 11. WRONGWRONG ATTIDUDESATTIDUDES
  12. 12. WRONGWRONG ATTIDUDESATTIDUDES may result inmay result in ACTION!!ACTION!!
  13. 13. Harboring BitternessHarboring Bitterness The “somebody done meThe “somebody done me wrong” syndrome can turn intowrong” syndrome can turn into deep, debilitating bitingdeep, debilitating biting bitternessbitterness
  14. 14. On the Bridge ofOn the Bridge of ForgivenessForgiveness Part IIIPart III The Cobra of BitternessThe Cobra of Bitterness Dr. F. Douglas PennoyerDr. F. Douglas Pennoyer Cornerstone Bible Community ChurchCornerstone Bible Community Church September 17, 2005September 17, 2005
  15. 15. My CobraMy Cobra --No hood--No hood
  16. 16. BeadyBeady BrownBrown Eyes!!Eyes!!
  17. 17. Cobra’s MouthCobra’s Mouth --Bitter Death--Bitter Death
  18. 18. ABIBLICALWORDPICTURE: THE COBRA OFBITTERNESS Several times in God's word bitterness is likened to the venom of a poisonous snake. Deuteronomy 32:32b-33: "Their(Israel's) grapes are filledwith poison, and their clusters with bitterness. Their wine is the venom of serpents, the deadly poison of cobras."
  19. 19. Romans 3:13b-14is a terrible picture of sinners, caught up in bitterness: "....the poison of vipers is on their lips. Their mouths are full of cursing and bitterness."
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  26. 26. TTTWWWOOOSSSEEERRRUUUMMMSSSFFFOOORRRTTTHHHEEE CCCOOOBBBRRRAAA'''SSSVVVEEENNNOOOMMM PPPuuurrrsssuuuiiinnnggg PPPeeeaaaccceee PPPuuurrrsssuuuiiinnnggg HHHooollliiinnneeessssss
  27. 27. HHHeeebbbrrreeewwwsss 111222::: 111444 ,,,111555::: """MMMaaakkkeee eeevvveeerrryyy eeeffffffooorrrttt tttooo llliiivvveee iiinnn pppeeeaaaccceee wwwiiittthhh aaallllll mmmeeennn aaannnddd tttooo bbbeee hhhooolllyyy;;; wwwiiittthhhooouuuttt hhhooollliiinnneeessssss nnnooo ooonnneee wwwiiillllll ssseeeeee ttthhheee LLLooorrrddd... SSSeeeeee tttooo iiittt ttthhhaaattt nnnooo ooonnneee mmmiiisssssseeesss ttthhheee gggrrraaaccceee ooofff GGGoooddd aaannnddd ttthhhaaattt nnnooo bbbiiitttttteeerrr rrroooooottt gggrrrooowwwsss uuuppp tttooo cccaaauuussseee tttrrrooouuubbbllleee aaannnddd dddeeefffiiillleee mmmaaannnyyy..."""
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  29. 29. TTTooo pppuuurrrsssuuueee pppeeeaaaccceee mmmeeeaaannnsss tttooo pppuuurrrsssuuueee GGGoooddd aaannnddd HHHiiisss wwwiiisssdddooommm
  30. 30. JJJaaammmeeesss 333:::111777::: """BBBuuuttt ttthhheee wwwiiisssdddooommm ttthhhaaattt cccooommmeeesss fffrrrooommm hhheeeaaavvveeennn iiisss fffiiirrrsssttt ooofff aaallllll pppuuurrreee;;; ttthhheeennn pppeeeaaaccceee lllooovvviiinnnggg,,, cccooonnnsssiiidddeeerrraaattteee,,, sssuuubbbmmmiiissssssiiivvveee,,, fffuuullllll ooofff mmmeeerrrcccyyy aaannnddd gggooooooddd fffrrruuuiiittt,,, iiimmmpppaaarrrtttiiiaaalll aaannnddd sssiiinnnccceeerrreee... PPPeeeaaaccceee mmmaaakkkeeerrrsss wwwhhhooo sssooowww iiinnn pppeeeaaaccceee rrraaaiiissseee aaa hhhaaarrrvvveeesssttt ooofff rrriiiggghhhttteeeooouuusssnnneeessssss..."""
  31. 31. BBBIIITTTTTTEEERRRNNNEEESSSSSSIIISSSAAA SSSIIINNN!!! IIITTTMMMUUUSSSTTTBBBEEE CCCOOONNNFFFEEESSSSSSEEEDDD
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  35. 35. JJJaaammmeeesss 444:::777---888 """SSSuuubbbmmmiiittt yyyooouuurrrssseeelllvvveeesss tttooo GGGoooddd... RRReeesssiiisssttt ttthhheee DDDeeevvviiilll,,, aaannnddd hhheee wwwiiillllll fffllleeeeee fffrrrooommm yyyooouuu... CCCooommmeee nnneeeaaarrr tttooo GGGoooddd aaannnddd hhheee wwwiiillllll cccooommmeee nnneeeaaarrr tttooo yyyooouuu... WWWaaassshhh yyyooouuurrr hhhaaannndddsss yyyooouuu sssiiinnnnnneeerrrsss,,, aaannnddd pppuuurrriiifffyyy yyyooouuurrr hhheeeaaarrrtttsss yyyooouuu dddooouuubbbllleeemmmiiinnndddeeeddd..."""
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  38. 38. MMMaaakkkeee eeevvveeerrryyy eeeffffffooorrrttt tttooo llliiivvveee iiinnn pppeeeaaaccceee wwwiiittthhh aaallllll mmmeeennn aaannnddd tttooo bbbeee hhhooolllyyy;;; wwwiiittthhhooouuuttt hhhooollliiinnneeessssss nnnooo ooonnneee wwwiiillllll ssseeeeee ttthhheee LLLooorrrddd... SSSeeeeee tttooo iiittt ttthhhaaattt nnnooo ooonnneee mmmiiisssssseeesss ttthhheee gggrrraaaccceee ooofff GGGoooddd aaannnddd ttthhhaaattt nnnooo rrroooooottt gggrrrooowwwsss uuuppp tttooo cccaaauuussseee tttrrrooouuubbbllleee aaannnddd dddeeefffiiillleee mmmaaannnyyy..."""
  39. 39. OOOnnn ttthhheee BBBrrriiidddgggeee ooofff FFFooorrrgggiiivvveeennneeessssss,,, WWWaaatttccchhh ooouuuttt fffooorrr ttthhheee CCCooobbbrrraaa ooofff BBBiiitttttteeerrrnnneeessssss——— PPPuuurrrsssuuueee PPPeeeaaaccceee PPPuuurrrsssuuueee HHHooollliiinnneeessssss
  40. 40. On the Bridge ofOn the Bridge of ForgivenessForgiveness Part IIIPart III The Cobra of BitternessThe Cobra of Bitterness Dr. F. Douglas PennoyerDr. F. Douglas Pennoyer Cornerstone Bible Community ChurchCornerstone Bible Community Church September 17, 2005September 17, 2005
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