Sin is Spiritual Adultery (Hosea 14:9)
Hosea chapter fourteen verse. Nine whoever is wise led him understand these things whoever's discerning let him know them for the ways of the lord or right and the upright walk in them but transgressors stumble in them and thus ends the book of jose. This is the last verse in the book. Whoever is wise let him understand these things. Think about what is what are these things you've got all that god has said in the book of hosea about the seriousness of sin sin islamic spiritual adultery. I picture a husband who loves his wife and his wife deliberately turns from him and his love and goes running after many other men and he continues to love her still and to the point of purchasing to bring her back. It's this picture of sen as spiritual adultery and yet that is deserving of god's sin warrants the wrath the judgment the discipline of god's santa's end finitely serious before a holy god and yet god is loving god is merciful toward centers who will turn from their sin and trust in him. Whoever's wise let him understand these things whoever's discerning let him know them for the ways of the lord our right and the upright walk in them but transgressors stumble in them. So god we we pray straight based on jose chapter fourteen verse. Burstein help us to be wise and to understand these things gallery prayed. You'd help us to understand god. We prayed you'd help us to see san for the horror that it is god. Help us to hate sin. We pray just like the thought of being unfaithful to someone. We love god in supreme way. You are supremely loving toward us. We don't want to be unfaithful to you. Want to faithfully walk with you so help us to hate sin to run from it to cling to you. We praise you for your love for us your faithfulness to us even when we have been unfaithful to you and thank you for loving us when we don't deserve it. Jesus thank you for paying the price for our san on the cross. So how ourselves to walk with enjoy deep intimacy with you god. This is wisdom understanding that we're created for a relationship with you like a husband and a wife for a father and a child like to walk in love for you enjoying your love for us to help us to understand these things to be wise not to be foolish not to run up to the things of this world would decline to you. Knowing your ways are right so make us upright. Help us to walk in your way so to walk. According to your word help us to meditate on your word day and night in a do according to what is ended to walk in your ways and not to be counted among transgressors. Who stumble in your ways. God keep us from transgression. We pray pray. Jose fourteen nine over every single person listening right now. Give them wisdom guard. Them from foolishness helped them to understand your love. The sirius' them sand and the beauty of what we've been called to in relationship with you and help them to be upright to walk in your ways that are right and not to stumble in them through transgression. God i pray that over them. I pray that over my life that we might fully enjoy you and your ways you and your love and your ways. That are right and good best for us. We pre jose fourteen nine. Jesus name amen.