Shame: I am a bad person. If other people knew what I was like they would despise me. I must save face.
Guilt: I am a person who has done bad things. Can I make amends? Can I be forgiven?
Which do you feel? How does it make you feel towards others?
[I pick up TABLOID newspaper and pretend to read a story on the inside}
“God, after what he has done, he has got what is coming for him”
[look up at congregation]
we all think that - we all pick up the newspaper and read stories and think that