– Sin is a matter of the heart, not merely a matter of outward behavior.
– Sin gnaws away at your soul
Words of warning (v7)
– Consider the nearness of sin
– Consider the cunning danger of sin (crouching)
– Consider the maliciousness of sin (intent is to kill)
– Consider your responsibility against sin
Sin always debases the sinner.
Consequence of sin -> cuts you off from God.
(Rom 7:24-25) O wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death? I thank God—through Jesus Christ our Lord! I thank God—through Jesus Christ our Lord!