The idea that holiness leads to a drab life was utterly foreign to the Puritans—and should be foreign to us, too.
Union with Christ
I was a Bible-school graduate, aspiring missionary, and committed evangelist. I was also a non-Christian.
The cross judges you more than your critics ever could. The cross justifies you more than your fans ever could.
It’s a tantalizing phrase, with thrilling implications for your life. It may even be Christianity’s best-kept secret.
Our assurance that we belong in God’s presence is not self-confidence. It’s Christ-confidence.