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Resolving to Kill Sin, Part One: The Who and Why of Mortification

The Mortification of Sin by John Owen “The choicest believers, who are assuredly freed from the condemning power of sin, ought yet to make it their business, all their days, to mortify the indwelling power of sin.” A new year … Continue reading

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Sin by Any Other Name (is Still Sin): Respectable Sins

Respectable Sins: Confronting the Sins We Tolerate by Jerry Bridges “It’s fine to be told sin no longer has dominion over me, but what about my daily experience of the remaining presence and activity of sin? Does the gospel cleanse … Continue reading

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Becoming Holy on Purpose: A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life

A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life by William Law “He is the devout man who considers and serves God in everything and who makes all of his life an act of devotion by doing everything in the … Continue reading

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Okay, So God is Holy — So What?

The Holiness of God by R. C. Sproul “Sin is cosmic treason. Sin is treason against a perfectly pure Sovereign. It is an act of supreme ingratitude toward One to whom we owe everything, to the One who has given … Continue reading

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