“If our expectation is that we should be able to take four simple steps to succeed in our struggle against sin, Hebrews warns that we’ll despair and be self-condemning when we continue to fail. 66 more words
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LETTER TO A DEAR BROTHER ASSERTING WHAT WE MEAN WHEN WE DECRY ‘PROGRESSIVE SANCTIFICATION’
My dear Brother Glen, thank you for sending me your thoughts on the matter of Sanctification. 2,148 more words
“Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall. There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it. 843 more words
THAT WHICH IS BORN OF THE FLESH IS FLESH – AND ALWAYS WILL BE TILL THE DAY YOU DIE!
There is no promise made that in this life, we shall be set free from the indwelling and the in-working of sin. 240 more words
In this real battle with sin, how are we to gain ground? Where are we to get help? In parts 1 & 2, we discovered why the battle with sin is so hard, that hope arises from Christ, that there is a battle raging in the heart with desires, what the process of temptation looks like, and that your circumstance never makes you sin. 899 more words