God is Good to Give Mercy

Luke 18

Christ Connection
Everyone has sinned and needs God’s mercy and forgiveness. Jesus came to take the punishment we deserve for our sin by dying on the cross. We can ask God for forgiveness and because of Jesus, God will forgive our sin.

Key Phrase & Passage
The Lord is a kind and loving God. – Exodus 34:6

Big Picture Question & Answer
What is mercy? Mercy is when God does not give us the punishment we deserve.