9.3. Assignment

I.     Memorize: Proverbs 28:13

II.   Questions:

1.  Give a Biblical example of projection.

2. Give a Biblical example of rationalization.

3. Give a Biblical example of atonement.

4.  What ego defense mechanism was Elijah displaying when he ran up into the mountain?

5. What ego defense mechanism is a person using when he/she verbalizes; Poor me! I’m so sad! I hurt so much! Look at the bad luck I’m having! 

  1.  Exercise:  We are warned with these words ; Be not deceived  (Gal. 6:7)

List three of your most frequently used ego defense mechanisms

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✔ Are you determined to confront them?   ❒ Yes    ❒ Uncertain    ❒ No

He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy. (Proverbs 28:13 KJV)

He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.  (Proverbs 28:13 NIV)

He who conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes {them} will find compassion. (Proverbs 28:13 NAS)