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.

Uncaged

Uncaged | Part 2

Learn why forgiveness is the key to letting go of our past and living up to our potential.

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.

Living for the Approval of Others

By looking to Jesus, we can overcome the desire to seek validation and approval from other people.

Sabbath | Part 2

God wanted sabbath to be a rhythm in life, but we've lost the balance between work and rest.

Sabbath | Part 3

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

Loveology: Marriage

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

Fighting the World, Flesh & Devil | Part 9

Every decision we make, no matter how insignificant it may seem, either frees or enslaves us.

Sabbath | Part 1

We all strive to feel restful and at peace, but our idea of how to get there is totally off.

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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