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5 Sources of True Change

This post is adapted from How Does Sanctification Work? by David Powlison:

1. God himself changes you.

This is foundational to all. “It is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure” (Phil. 1,160 more words

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When God Says No

When I was sixteen years old, I was convinced God was calling me to be the next Sandi Patty…I wanted God to use me- to put me on a stage every night in front of thousands of people so I could sing to them about Him…Somehow, it never occurred to me to care what… 1,030 more words

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Is There a Silver Bullet of Sanctification?

This post is adapted from How Does Sanctification Work? by David Powlison.

“Just . . .”

We are all tempted to oversimplify. We long for one “key” truth, a “secret” principle, the foolproof technique, some life-changing experience that makes everything different from now on. 880 more words

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“Sanctification”

Sanctification is an ongoing and lifelong process
As the vestiges of this world the Spirit strips away
The sin that we hide; the thin veneer of our pride… 135 more words

Encouragement

Throwback Thursday ~ Revive Us Again

Originally published August 12, 2009

Thirty three per cent of clergy and thirty six per cent of laymen
report having visited a sexually explicit web site. 531 more words

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Day #9: I am the righteousness of God

“God will not go forth with that man who marches in his own strength.” Charles Spurgeon

1 Corinthians 5:21, “God made him who had no sin to be sin for us so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.”

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Devotion

What is the Difference between Justification and Sanctification?

Erik Raymond:

What is the difference between justification and sanctification? I am thankful that this is a frequent question that I get as a pastor; thankful because people are thinking but also because this is so important. 710 more words

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