Confirmation Day 4:
The Holy Spirit, The Spirit of God

Day 4, Lesson 3: Conscience, God's Voice In Us

Objective

The conscience guides us to do what is right, warns of sin, and instructs to repent when we have fallen; The conscience works properly when it is bound to God’s Word and the voice of the congregation

Learning Outcome

Describe what the conscience is and how it functions

Confirmation Exercise Questions
  • None

Reference Material

Booklet Song:

Listen, precious young believer, / To your heart your Friend is speaking: / “Friend, I know that you are tempted. / It is you that I am seeking.” (SHZ 486 v.1)

Booklet Text:

“How then can I do this great wickedness, and sin against God?” (Genesis 39:9)

Additional Reference Material

SCRIPTURE

Gen. 39:7-12; Dan. 1:8; Ps. 103:8-13; Gen. 3:7,8; 1 Sam. 24:5; 2 Sam. 24:10; Job 15:20-25; 27:5,6; Ps. 32:3,4; 38:1-22; 40:11,12; 51:1-19; Prov. 16:25; Jer. 6:15; Luke 11:33-36; Acts 24:16; Rom. 2:14, 15; 7:15-23; 1 Tim. 1:18,19; 3:9; Heb. 9:14; 10:22; Isa. 1:16,18; 1 Pet. 3:15-17; 1 John 3:20-21; 1 Cor. 4:3-5; Ps. 139:23,24

CURRICULUM

  • Lesson 3.5


ADDITIONAL LESSON POINTS

  • It is significant that God wishes to forgive and cleanse the conscience.

  • Student will know how to care for his/her conscience.


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