For those who are participating in the Breaking Free study by Beth Moore, below are the answers for the session three video response sheet. Items in bold are the answers for the blanks.
Breaking Free – Session Three Viewer Guide
Isaiah 44:20-22. With two weeks of Bible study behind us, we’re prepared, if we’re willing, to take one of our first leaps on the path to freedom: freedom from self-delusion.
A succinct definition of idolatry: An idol is any trade-off for God.
A New Testament Contrast of Truth and Lies
TRUTH: John 8:31-36 – Christ sets the captive free through truth.
LIES: John 8:44 – Satan sets the free captive through lies.
Equations That Add Up to Liberty
My Environment + My Experiences = My “truth”
Read 2 Chronicles 18:28-34.
“The Lord is near to all who call on Him, to all who call on Him in truth” (Ps. 145:18).
My “truth” + 0 = incomplete
My “truth” + Satan’s lies = captivity
God’s truth > My “truth”
Compares Hebrews 4:12
James 1:22-25. Contrast “looking at himself” (v. 24) with “looks intently” (v. 25).
Verse 24. The Greek word translated looking at himself “indicates perception. Tragically, this kind of person ignores what he has perceived, resulting in a detachment from what is observed, in this case the truth about himself.” (New American Commentary)
My “truth” + God’s truth = Freedom