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Are We Held Accountable for the Sins of Our Forefathers?

In Jeremiah 3132, the prophet offers words of hope to his fellow Jews exiled in Babylon. In response to their complaint that they were suffering unjustly for the sins of their forefathers, Jeremiah assures them a day is soon coming when God will establish a new covenant with them, restoring them to their homeland and... Read more

Respectable Sins of the Reformed World – Tim Challies

Jerry Bridges gave many gifts to the church, not the least of which was his 2007 book Respectable Sins. In it he coined a term that describes a whole category of sins that might otherwise escape our attention. Respectable sins are behaviors Christians (sometimes individually and sometimes corporately) regard as acceptable even though the Bible... Read more

10 Habitual Sins Women Especially Struggle With

In the name of tolerance and love, women, again and again, are willing to call sin by other names: weakness, personal truth, just the way I am. God does not take sin lightly because it separates us from him. Isaiah 59:2 says, But your iniquities have separated you from your God; your sins have hidden... Read more

Why Baby Jesus Couldnt Die for Our Sins

Why Child Jesus Couldnt Die for Our Sins

[ad_1] Preserve Christ in Christmas! This proverb was fastened in my head as a baby. And earlier than I started studying Greek in school, I assumed X-mas was anti-Christian as a result of it took Christ out of Christmas. I dont hear this argument a lot anymore. Fortunately, it appears to have pale. Each Introduction,... Read more

Lamenting Sins Curse

Lamenting Sins Curse

[ad_1] Damaged Down Home Shards of window glass shimmer in weed-strewn sod. Roof shingles clap with the wind, a spontaneous ovation for the dwelling that after was. With creaking voices, darkish halls repeat long-gone conversations. An excessive amount of decay, an excessive amount of harm; violent parts have disrespected the carpenters dream. The sagging-porch frown... Read more