Mark 7:14-24

Sermon Outline:

The things around you do not make you sin
Our hearts are the cause of our sin
The Gospel of Christ is the cure for the disease not only the symptoms

Family Discussion Questions:

1. What is the little parable Jesus told?
2. What does the parable mean?
3. When Jesus teaches it is our heart which is the problem, what does that mean?
4. What are some things which we sometimes blame our sin on?
5. Why is repenting of sinful thoughts not going deep enough?
6. Why is it that all humans have sinful hearts?
7. How does Jesus save us from our sinful hearts?
8. How can a Christian continue to come to Christ to help us with the problem of a sinful heart?
9. Why is it important to remember that Christians will not be saved because God gave us new hearts?