Generational Sin

64 min


Very few of us want to revisit the past. But the reality is, our past is continually influencing our present. Pastor John Mark explains that in order to move forward, we need to look back. Otherwise, we spend our lives managing symptoms rather than dealing with the root cause of why we are the way we are.

Categories: Overcoming Your Past

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Dealing with Your Past is a multi-part series from Bridgetown Church.

dealing with your past part 4

Dealing With Your Past | Part 4

Identify ways in which your family line is blessed so that you can pass it on to next generations.

dealing with your past part 3

Dealing With Your Past | Part 3

For some of us, our entire lives have been shaped by things that people spoke over us long ago.

relational patterns

Dealing With Your Past | Part 2

Uncovering familial patterns can help us identify how we've been shaped and change our outcomes.


More on change

Learn more about how to deal with your past by picking from the sermons below.

Damaged Goods | Part 2

What do you do when you’re damaged, but it wasn’t your fault? God will meet us where we're at.

All Strings Attached | Part 1

For us to have successful relationships, we need to deal with our past and our father wounds.


More from John Mark Comer

Loved this message? Continue watching more from Pastor John Mark and Bridgetown.

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 3

The Bible has a lot to say about the unseen spiritual world, which influences our daily lives.

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 8

Despite thinking we're free, we've actually become enslaved over time to our animalistic desires.

Loveology: Marriage

When we approach our love life the way in which God intended, we start to thrive relationally.

Sabbath | Part 3

The decision to embrace rest is a rebellion against the cultural addiction to accomplishment.

How To Be Alone

Learn how a time of isolation and loneliness can be an opportunity for spiritual formation.

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 10

How can Christians today follow the way of Jesus without conforming to our culture or "the world"?

About this Pastor & Church

Bridgetown Church is built around the idea of practicing the way of Jesus, together, in our city. We believe that to be an apprentice of Jesus of Nazareth is to order your life around three goals: be with Jesus, become like Jesus, and do what Jesus did.

Located In: Portland, Oregon

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