Doing the same thing over and over means you aren't really sorry. Try these four steps to show that you really mean it when you apologize.
- Admit that you were wrong.
- Admit that it hurt others.
- Change your attitude.
- Change your actions.
1 John 1:9 But if we confess our sins to him, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all wickedness.
Talk About It
- What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
- Why is it hard to say “I’m sorry” sometimes?
- Why is admitting you’re wrong important to truly being sorry?
- Why is admitting that you hurt someone’s feelings important to truly being sorry?
- How do you know when someone’s “I’m sorry” is real?
- Read 2 Corinthians 7:10. What does God want us to feel when we mess up? What is the difference between godly sorrow and worldly sorrow?
- How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?
This is part of the God Never Said That series.