The Work Of Restoring the Erring
Audio
Delivered By
Phillip Rainwater
Delivered On
July 21, 2019
Central Passage
Galatians 6:1-10
Subject
PM Sermon
Description

JULY 21, 2019 P.M. SERVICE

THE WORK OF RESTORING THE ERRING

GALATIANS 6:1-10

INTRODUCTION:

A.  Definitions:

      1.  “Restore” – “to gain back”

      2.  “Erring” – “Those having gone astray/having left the way”

B.  “The Work of Restoring the Erring” belongs to every Christian

I.  WHAT CAUSES PEOPLE TO ERR? II Chronicles 34:1-2

A.  Ignorance; Mark 12:24; I Timothy 6:20-21

B.  Some are deceived; I John 4:1-6

C.  Weakness; Matthew 26:41

D.  Covetousness; I Timothy 6:10; Jude 1:11

E.  Association; I Corinthians 15:33

F.  Indifference; Revelation 3:14-19; James 4:17

II.  WHAT CAN WE DO FOR THE ERRING?

A.  Warn them; I Thessalonians 5:14

B.  Admonish them; II Thessalonians 3:15

C.  Pray for them; James 5:16

D.  Convert them; James 5:19-20

E.  Restore them; Galatians 6:1

F.  Withdraw from them; II Thessalonians 3:6; I Corinthians 5:9

III.  HOW MAY THE ERRING RETURN?

A.  Repent; Acts 8:22

B.  Confess sins; James 5:16; I John 1:9

C.  Pray; Acts 8:22; I John 2:1-2

IV.  CHRISTIAN DUTY AFTER THE ERRING RETURNS:

A.  Forgive them; II Corinthians 2:7; Matthew 6:14-15

B.  Love them; II Corinthians 2:8

C.  Comfort them; II Corinthians 2:7

CONCLUSION:

A.  Many are drifting in sin; James 1:6-8

B.  All need a Savior; are you doing your part in restoring the erring?