Our Confession and God’s Cleansing | Dr. Stephen Conley

August 8, 2021 Preacher: Pastor Stephen Series: Psalms

Topic: Forgiveness, Confession Scripture: Psalm 51

Text: Psalm 51 

Heart Confession (51:1-6)

  • David cries out to God for mercy, looking to His steadfast love.
  • David cries out to God for a thorough restoration and forgiveness.
  • Only God can forgive us from our sins and wash us clean from guilt.

Heart Cleansing (51:7-12)

  • David pleads with God to purify his heart from sin and guilt.
  • Only God can create a clean heart within us, renew us, and restore our joy.

Heart Consecration (51:13-19)

  • David turns from confession of sin to praising the Lord for His salvation.
  • When our hearts are consecrated to God, we will walk in humility and repentance.