Luke 6:35-38

LAW

GRACE
What is right & fair An undeserved gift
Satan traffics in law, is the prosecutor, is negative God traffics in Grace, Jesus is our advocate, God is positive
Negative Thoughts Positive Thoughts
The accuser of the brethren Holy Spirit, comforter
The accuser accuses The comforter comforts
If you sow Judgment
Eph 4:26-27 Gal 5:19-21 ===> Gal 6:7-8
If you sow Grace
Eph 4:29-32 Gal 5:22-23
Accusatory thoughts & words Edifying thoughts & words
Criticism Encouragement
Fault-finding/Blaming others Seeing own fault first
Demands rights Yields rights
Demands justice Pronounces Innocence
Rehearses wounds Releases wounds
Unforgiveness & bitterness Forgiveness & Love
Rejects & devalues others Accepts & values others
...You reap the law
and release a self-imposed curse
Ps 109:17-19,29
...You reap Grace
and release God's blessing
1 Pet 3:9-13
Resentment & Bitterness Innocence Restored
Hardness & Anger Gentleness & Meekness
Walls - Heart of Stone Transparency/Openness
Unforgiving Relationships Forgiving Relationships
Pride Humility
Bondage Liberty
Anxiety/Stress-related Disease Rest/Peace/Divine Health
Wounded/Shattered Life Healing Wholeness
There is no Love in Law
Rom 7:5
Mercy Triumphs over Judgment
James 2:13