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I’ll declare this the article of the day. “When you’re removed from something in this way, removed enough to recognize it as something other and not just swim in it, you probably have a better angle of vision on it than others. And I think one thing that these older Christians saw within ambition was a rule of diminishing return with spiritual side effects. It’s what I’m learning right now in my own life and thinking: There’s always something else.”
This can be a good warning from R.C. Sproul. “Over the years I’ve had many young Christians ask me how to be more spiritual or more pious. Rare has been the earnest student who said, ‘Teach me how to be righteous.’ Why, I wondered, does anybody want to be spiritual? What is the purpose of spirituality? What use is there in piety?”
(Notice: There are a few unhealthy phrases on this one.) This text explains why individuals are bizarre and why Apple presents so many telephone choices.
“Often in our Christian lives when it comes to approaching God’s throne of grace, we see-saw between pride and self-abasement. We come confidently when we’re feeling pretty good about our performance. Or we slink away, guilt ridden and embarrassed to face him when we’ve blown it. Both of these responses reflect a similar dynamic of self-righteousness—that is, we seek to be right in our own eyes. If we’re successful, we feel worthy. If we’re unsuccessful, we feel unworthy.”
Pastor Ndaba Mazabane gives a solution that will show useful in African church buildings or different multicultural contexts (like right here in Toronto, the place this query has come up a lot of instances).
Denny Burk does an incredible job right here of getting all the way down to the essence of complementarianism.
There may be speak not too long ago of recent procedures or medicines that may assist erase reminiscences. Gene Veith displays on what that may imply.
Sony guarantees that greatness awaits us of their video games. However Jesus guarantees a a lot better greatness. This greatness is available in being a godly husband or an attentive father or a trustworthy buddy or a humble servant. It comes not by going excessive, however by going low.
You’ll by no means have a good time grace as a lot as you must whenever you assume you’re extra righteous than you truly are. —Paul David Tripp