"Given Over, But Not Given Up"
Derek Holmes, Lead Pastor
Romans 1:24-32 (selected)...
Therefore God delivered them over in the desires of their hearts... God delivered them over to disgraceful passions... God delivered them over to a corrupt mind so that they do what is not right... they not only do them, but even applaud others who practice them.
THE GREAT EXCHANGE...
God never turns His back on us, but what happens when we turn our back on Him?In this text, we see that we exchanged the truth of God for a lie.When we turn to lies, God allows us to walk down that path.And, that path leads to some pretty dark situations.Let's take a look at what happens when we disregard God...
 DISREGARD FOR GOD LEADS TO DOWNGRADED
A. IDOLATRY IS A COMMON ISSUE IN EVERY CULTURE
B. SEXUAL IMPURITY IS A CONSEQUENCE OF IDOLATRY
 DISREGARD FOR GOD LEADS TO __________________ IN
OUR WORLD (v.26-28)
A. SEXUAL DISORDER
B. ECONOMIC DISORDER
C. SOCIAL DISORDER
D. SPIRITUAL DISORDER
E. FAMILY DISORDER
 DISREGARD FOR GOD LEADS TO ______________________
IN OUR RELATIONSHIPS (v.29-32)
A. DEMONIZE OTHERS WHO AREN’T LIKE US
B. DEHUMANIZE & DESTROY OTHERS WHO THREATEN US
 GOD GAVE US ________, BUT HE HASN’T GIVEN US ______.