Pastor Joe

“Revival occurs when God’s people _______________ who they are and are fully _______________ to Him as expressed through praise and confession of sin.”

1. Revival Preparation (9:1-5a)

9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. 10 Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy. 1 Peter 2:9-10

2. Revival Praying (9:5b-37)

Praise is responding to God’s _______________ (9:5b-31)

Psalm 34:1-3

Confession is responding to God’s _______________ (9:32-37)

Psalm 51:1-4, 10-13

God’s Promise

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:9

“Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord.” Acts 3:19