Redeemed: The Adulterous Woman

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John 8:1-11
Upon Further Review – week 2

But it was because the Lord loved you and kept the oath he swore to your ancestors that he brought you out with a mighty hand and redeemed you from the land of slavery, from the power of Pharaoh king of Egypt. Deuteronomy 7:8

Remember the nation you purchased long ago, the people of your inheritance, whom you redeemed—Mount Zion, where you dwelt. Psalm 74:2

Upon Further Review, Jesus Offers:

1. Acceptance in the place of ____________
The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman caught in adultery. They made her stand before the group (v. 3)

Jesus invites her accusers to look ____________ before they look outward.

For it is time for judgment to begin with God’s household… 1 Peter 4:17a

2. Mercy in the place of _________________
But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. (v. 6b)

“Then the master called the servant in. ‘You wicked servant,’ he said, ‘I canceled all that debt of yours because you begged me to. 33 Shouldn’t you have had mercy on your fellow servant just as I had on you?’ Matthew 18:32-33

Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?” The expert in the law replied, “The one who had mercy on him.” Jesus told him, “Go and do likewise.” Luke 10:36-37
Mercy provides a ____________________

3. Grace in the place of ________________

Has no one returned to give praise to God except this foreigner?” Luke 17:18

“Then neither do I condemn you,” Jesus declared. “Go now and leave your life of sin.” (v. 11b)

Hello, My Name Is… by Matthew West

“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine. Isaiah 43:1b