Remember on your best day that Jesus had to die for you. Remember on your worst day that he did.
If you feel compelled to respond every time you're criticized it reveals just how much you've built your identity on being right.
Grace is unconditional acceptance given to an undeserving person by an unobligated giver.
We are broken people living in a broken world with other broken people. We all need grace.
Nothing makes me want to obey more than knowing that God unconditionally loves me and forgives me even when I disobey.
Christianity is not about good people getting better. It is good news for bad people coping with their failure to be good.
Here's one way I can know that I've forgotten the gospel of grace: when your sin bothers me more than my sin.
The desperate addict is closer to the heart of grace than the devout moralist.
I ended up dropping out of high school at 16 and getting kicked out of my home. My parents told me, sadly, that because I was so disruptive to the rest of the household, that I could no longer live under their roof.
Your identity is firmly anchored in Christ's accomplishment, not yours; his strength, not yours; his performance, not yours; his victory, not yours.
Last Update: 18 October 2021
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