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Respectable Sins Discussion Guide: Confronting the Sins We Tolerate

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Why are some sins considered worse than others?

This discussion guide to Navigator author Jerry Bridges' Respectable Sins helps us evaluate how we regard sins we tend to overlook. Through probing discussion questions, this guide helps you work through anger, jealousy, pride, and more while looking to God for His grace and forgiveness.

• 8 lessons
Paperback, 96 pages
Published August 24th 2007 by NavPress (first published 2007)
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Aug 21, 2012 Angi rated it it was ok
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I LOVED Jerry Bridges' book Respectable Sins. The workbook (written by someone else) was severely lacking, however. It didn't cover some key points in the book - like chapter 6's Directions for Dealing with Sin - which I thought was the most important chapter in the whole book because it showed us how to apply what we were learning. It just skipped right over the directions after Jerry spent a whole chapter emphasizing them. The workbook doesn't even included the final chapter on Worldliness or ...more
Mar 25, 2009 Becca rated it liked it
The study guide isn't as good as the book it is based upon. That being said, it did help focus our group discussions. My biggest issue with the study guide is that it "jumped around" and did not follow the chapter order of the book. So, you could be reading in the book and it would refer to a prior chapter, but in the study guide, we hadn't gotten to that chapter yet because the author of the study guide had skipped over it to cover in a later chapter.
Lauren Miller
I found myself challenged by the discussion guide (as much as one can be with one-sided questions). The glimpses the guide gives of the actual book left me wishing that my local library had a copy in the collection. It looks like a good read.
Marguerite Harrell
May 08, 2012 Marguerite Harrell rated it really liked it
We, my wonderful Care Group in my wonderful church family are currently reading this along with Respectable Sins. I am looking forward to learn a lot more in this.
Apr 13, 2010 faithful rated it it was ok
The book itself had depth and had good encouragement to take another look at our "good" Christian lives. This discussion guide did not add that much.
May 12, 2009 Nacole rated it did not like it
Haven't really filled the study guide out yet. Pretty time-consuming in conjunction with reading the chapters, but I'll get to it.
Aug 26, 2010 Christine rated it it was ok
Book is better than the study guide. I thought the questions belabored the otherwise good points.
Mike Corgan
Mar 11, 2013 Mike Corgan rated it liked it
Good study guide to the book.
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It went well with the book.
John Root
So challenging. So good.
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JERRY BRIDGES is an author and conference speaker. His most popular book, The Pursuit of Holiness, has sold over one million copies. Jerry has been on the staff of The Navigators for over fifty years, and currently serves in the Collegiate Mission where he is involved primarily in staff development, but also serves as a speaker resource to the campus ministries.
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