Heart – the will, intellect, thoughts, mind; therefore that which enables man to be rational, the spirit.

1. What best describes man’s heart? (Genesis 8:21, Jeremiah 17:9)

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2. How can this condition of man’s heart be changed? (Hebrews 10:22 & 9:14, Psalms 40:8, Hebrews 8:10)______________________________________

3. What are some ways a man’s heart may deceive him?  (1Corinthians 3:18, Obadiah 3, Galatians 6:3-4, James 1:22, James 1:26)____________________

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4. What does it mean to “harden” our hearts? (Hebrews 3:15-19, Mark 8:14-21, Deuteronomy 15:7-8)________________________________________

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5. How can we know our hearts are right?

a. 1 John 3:19-21_____________________________________________

b. 1John 4:17-18, Romans 5:5___________________________________

c. Matthew 12:34-35__________________________________________

6. Does the mouth always say what’s in the heart? (Matthew 15:8)

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7. Who knows the heart of a man? (1 Samuel 16:7, Revelation 2:23, 1Corinthians 2:11)____________________________________________

8. Who knows the heart of God? (1 Corinthians 2:9-12, 16)

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9. Consider Galatians 4:6. 10. Proverbs 15:15 says, “A merry heart has a continual feast.” Why?_________________________________________

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Memory Work: Matthew 5:8 – “Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.”