Genesis 38 and 39
The Sin of Onan:
- He wanted pleasure without responsibility
- He wanted the appearance of obedience
- He dishonored and shamed Tamar
Why this Story?
- Confirms the authenticity of the Bible
- Captures the supreme power and the purpose of God
- Contrasts walking in wickedness vs walking in righteousness
How can we walk in integrity?
- Recognize sin for what it is
- Recognize temptation for what it is
- Flee from sin and Run to Christ