Everyone MakesMistakes   2 Samuel 11:1-27
Everyone Makes Mistakes2 Samuel 11:1-3 (NKJV) 1It happened in the spring ofthe year, at the time when kings go out to batt...
Everyone Makes MistakesWe use David as our choice of characters becausemuch of who David was and is correlates to us aschi...
Everyone Makes Mistakes David = “chosen” Romans 15:4-7 (NKJV) 4For whatever things were  written before were written for...
Everyone Makes Mistakes Mistake – incorrect act or decision   an incorrect, unwise, or unfortunate act or    decision ca...
Everyone Makes Mistakes The Failure – 2 Samuel 11:1-3   David ignored his place   David indulged his passion   David i...
Everyone Makes Mistakes The Fallout – 2 Samuel 11:4-27   The discovery of the sin   The deception of Uriah   The destr...
Everyone Makes Mistakes The Forgiveness – 2 Samuel 12:1-25   Prophetic word   Piercing word   Passionate confession  ...
Everyone Makes Mistakes Take a few moments and write down a couple or a few mistakes that you are currently making   Con...
Everyone Makes Mistakes Take a few moments and write down a couple or a few mistakes that you are currently making   Con...
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Everyone Makes Mistakes

  1. 1. Everyone MakesMistakes 2 Samuel 11:1-27
  2. 2. Everyone Makes Mistakes2 Samuel 11:1-3 (NKJV) 1It happened in the spring ofthe year, at the time when kings go out to battle,that David sent Joab and his servants with him, andall Israel; and they destroyed the people of Ammonand besieged Rabbah. But David remained atJerusalem. 2Then it happened one evening thatDavid arose from his bed and walked on the roof ofthe king’s house. And from the roof he saw awoman bathing, and the woman was very beautifulto behold. 3So David sent and inquired about thewoman. And someone said, “Is this not Bathsheba,the daughter of Eliam, the wife of Uriah the Hittite?”
  3. 3. Everyone Makes MistakesWe use David as our choice of characters becausemuch of who David was and is correlates to us aschildren of God. David was “chosen” like we areand his “chosen-ness” has more to do with who hewas, not what he did. If this be true, then hismistakes as well as our mistakes do not destroy our“chosen” status, however; our mistakes do causedamage, delays, and potentially death. As we lookat one of David’s more prominent mistakes, let’salso look at ways that we can learn, grow, andsubsequently limit the mistakes that are availablefor us to make.
  4. 4. Everyone Makes Mistakes David = “chosen” Romans 15:4-7 (NKJV) 4For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope. 5Now may the God of patience and comfort grant you to be like-minded toward one another, according to Christ Jesus, 6 that you may with one mind and one mouth glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. 7Therefore receive one another, just as Christ also received us, to the glory of God.
  5. 5. Everyone Makes Mistakes Mistake – incorrect act or decision  an incorrect, unwise, or unfortunate act or decision caused by bad judgment or a lack of information or care1. Is there another or better option?2. Is this in the best interest of God and his other children?3. Based on the information available should I do this?4. What is the potential outcome or situation that may present itself as a result of this action?
  6. 6. Everyone Makes Mistakes The Failure – 2 Samuel 11:1-3  David ignored his place  David indulged his passion  David initiated the proposition  David ignored the prohibition
  7. 7. Everyone Makes Mistakes The Fallout – 2 Samuel 11:4-27  The discovery of the sin  The deception of Uriah  The destruction of Uriah  The death of Uriah Uriah = “Jehovah is my light”
  8. 8. Everyone Makes Mistakes The Forgiveness – 2 Samuel 12:1-25  Prophetic word  Piercing word  Passionate confession  Purposeful conclusion
  9. 9. Everyone Makes Mistakes Take a few moments and write down a couple or a few mistakes that you are currently making  Confess them unto God  Give them over to God and release yourself from them today  Now thank God for his compassion and care
  10. 10. Everyone Makes Mistakes Take a few moments and write down a couple or a few mistakes that you are currently making  Confess them unto God  Give them over to God and release yourself from them today  Now thank God for his compassion and care

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