Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

Because of God’s grace, we can be honest about our sin and receive help and encouragement to overcome it.

Key Points:

  • How We Dealt with Sin in Mormonism
  • The Stigma of Sin
  • How Evangelical Christians Look at Sin Differently
  • How Evangelical Christians Handle Sin Differently

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Talk About It
  1. Watch the video together or invite someone to summarize the topic.
  2. What is your initial reaction to this video? Do you disagree with any of it? What jumped out at you?
  3. If you were LDS, did you ever go to your bishop to confess a sin? What happened?
  4. Read 1 John 1:8-9. What does God promise? How does this promise make it easier to be honest about our failures?
  5. What are some reasons you would hesitate to tell others about your sin struggles?
  6. Read James 5:16. What are some good reasons to confess our sins to each other?
  7. Read Proverbs 28:13. Who do you trust enough to talk to when you’re wrestling with sin?
  8. Read Romans 15:7. How does Jesus accept (receive) us? How should we, then, accept others who sin?
  9. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.

This is part of the Spiritual Growth After Mormonism series.