I. Texts – Luke 6:37-43, Genesis 3:1-12
II. The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil
A. Corruption in our genes – judgaholics.
B. Humans are forever drawn to knowledge, mistaking it for life
C. Judging is the illusion of living which keeps us from truly seeing ourselves or others.
III. Eye Surgery
A. How to remove an embedded plank from your eye
B. New sight
IV. Checking for Vital Signs – How to tell if the life you live is real or artificial.
A. Judging without being judgmental, confrontation in humility
B. The question is not whether God is on our side but whether we are on God’s side.
C. Giving and forgiving