Legalism: When Tradition Trumps the Bible

Legalism is:

Legalism is NOT:

4 Reasons I Don't Want to be Trapped in Legalism:

  1. I don't want to be a CRITICAL person. (Mk 7:1-5)

  2. I don't want a MEANINGLESS religion. (Mk 7:6-7a)

  3. I don't want to dishonor God's WORD . (Mk 7:7b-8)

  4. I don't want to MISREPRESENT God. (Mk 7:9-13)

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Personal Reflection Questions:
Read Mark 7:1-13

A simple prayer for you to pray this week. Personalize this, and bring this before God:

Father, I want to hunger for you more, I want to thirst for You and the things that You are about. Show me any areas of hypocrisy in my life, and let me have a genuine walk, a living and powerful relationship with You that comes from the heart. I know that there is nothing I can do to earn Your love and forgiveness, because You have already provided it in Jesus Christ. Please give me the faith to embrace all that He says He is.