“Discipline” is the key word in verses 4-11 and means:
PURPOSE OF GOD’S DISCIPLINE Romans 8:1
Punishment (to c________ us) Prevention (to p____________ us)
Education (to t____________ us)
PERILS OF GOD’S DISCIPLINE
Have we forgotten the word of e___________________?
- Taking it L___________
- L________ Heart (fainting, giving up)
PROOFS OF GOD’S DISCIPLINE
God’s L______________ Ephesians 3:17
God loves us too much N_____ to discipline us.
Our S________________ John 1:12
Discipline may be s___________ (when needed)
Proverbs 13:24; 23:13-14; 29:15
God’s discipline is not in spite of sonship, it is b__________ of sonship.
When God disciplines us, we should say “T_________ You.”
God has proved (AGAIN!) he loves you, and you are his child!