2 Corinthians 7:10 Godly sorrowbrings
repentance that leads to salvation and leaves no
regret, but worldly sorrow brings death.
"LEADS TO SALVATION"
"LEAVES NO REGRET"
Luke 22:59 About an hour later another
asserted, "Certainly this fellow was withhim, for
he is a Galilean."
60Peter replied, "Man, I don't know what you're
talking about!" Just as he was speaking, the
61The Lord turned and looked straight at Peter.
Then Peter remembered the wordthe Lord had
spoken to him: "Beforethe rooster crows today,
you will disown methree times."
62 And he went outside and wept bitterly.
Acts 2:14 Then Peter stood up with the Eleven,
raised his voiceand addressed the crowd:...
Acts 2:36"Therefore letall Israel beassured of
this: God has madethis Jesus, whom you
crucified,both Lord and Christ."
37When the people heard this, they were cut to
the heart and said to Peter and the other
apostles, "Brothers, what shall we do?"
38Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every
oneof you, in the name of Jesus Christ forthe
forgivenessof your sins. And you willreceive
the gift ofthe Holy Spirit.
MOURNING #1: MourningOverLoss.
Psalms 34:18 The LORD is near to the brokenhearted,
and saves the crushedin spirit.(Psalm147:3)
MOURNING #2: MourningWhenPeople
Isaiah51:12 "I, even I, am he who comforts you. Who
are you that you fear mortal men, the sons of men,
who arebut grass,"
MOURNING #3: Mourning OverPerceived
Psalms 30:5 For his anger lasts only a moment, but his
favor lasts a lifetime;weepingmay remainfor a night,
but rejoicingcomes in the morning.
MOURNING #4: Mourning OverPersonalSin:
Isaiah52:9 Burst into songs of joy together, you ruins
of Jerusalem,for the LORD has comfortedhis people,
he has redeemedJerusalem.
Matthew 8:12 "But the subjects of thekingdom
will be thrown outside, into the darkness, where
there willbe weeping and gnashing of teeth."
Revelation 21:4 He willwipe every tear from
their eyes. There will be no moredeath or
mourningor crying orpain, forthe old order of
things has passed away."
Mourning: Four Doors to Finding God