How to Be Free from a Lingering Sense of Guilt and Shame
Although it is true that the sin of a believer is washed away once-and-for-all through a single act of salvation, there is another sense in which we must bathe our consciences regularly in order to maintain a sense of freedom and intimacy before God. How does a person do this? What is the process that we need to go through in order to be freed from a reoccurring sense of the shame and guilt of sin?
Three Lies that Keep Us from Enjoying the Love of the Father
The danger of this logic is that we begin to think that God’s love is dependent upon our love. If we falter in our feelings toward God, the relationship between us and Him crumbles. Thus, when we adopt this mindset, we lose our ground of confidence before God. Instead of knowing the security of being an adopted child, we feel the anxiety of an employee facing a daily performance review.
What’s the Best Place in Scotland?
We all have special places that feel ‘home’ in a unique way. But is there one place that can be labelled the best place in the world? I think there is…