January 13, 2019

Spiritual Gymnasium (2): Spirit: Conscience

Message by Rev. Jeremiah Cheung. Audio and video for this message are now available.

Sermon Outline
00:51 Scripture: 1 Timothy 4:8-9 / 1:19
03:27 [Recap] What is Godliness?
04:36 [Recap] Three spheres: Spirit, Soul, Body
06:14 Three important functions of our spirit
06:49 The first Function of our spirit: Conscience
06:58 1. Knowing the Lord changes the conscience’s standard
19:52 2. The conscience needs to be trained. How?
21:09 – Know the teaching about righteousness
26:48 – Keep a clear conscience
40:30 – Listen to the Holy Spirit’s voice
51:44 Practical Exercise

Next week, we will continue exploring the functions of our spirit.

Scripture Passage
1 Timothy 4:9-10, 1:19 / 1 John 3:19-20

Questions for Reflection

1. How does the standard of our conscience change when a person becomes a Christian? What is the basis of your conscience’s standard?

2. What are the three means by which we can exercise our conscience?

3. Please share some practical ways/methods to do the following:
a. How can we be acquainted with teachings about righteousness?
b. How can we keep a clear conscience?
c. How can we hear the voice of the Holy Spirit?