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Righteousness as a Gift

In my last post I discussed what happens when we believe the gospel of Jesus Christ and receive forgiveness on the basis of Christ’s performance. I explained that we are accepted by God, the Father, on the basis of Christ’s perfectly obedient life and his sacrificial death on the cross. I used the term, two-fold […]

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Shadow versus Reality

Part of my job as a counselor is to help people see the realities of their spiritual life in Christ. Of course, most people go to a counselor because they are struggling in their daily, earthly life and spiritual realities seem very abstract and distant. I think God ordains these earthly struggles to help us […]

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