Category Archives: Sanctification/Holy living

Holy Spirit, Living Breath of God, song by Keith and Kristyn Getty

As Kristyn Getty says at the beginning, make this a prayer as you sing and focus on the meaning of the words.  What a wonderful spiritual song, full of Scriptural words and concepts!  “Let the word of Christ richly dwell … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Sanctification/Holy living, Spiritual songs, worship

Receive with meekness the Implanted Word – John Piper

Before Dr. Piper begins his sermon, in 2008, he shows a new translation of a New Testament into a language that did not exist in written form, that missionaries that Bethlehem Baptist Church sent out to Cameroon, Africa – they … Continue reading

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The Believer’s ongoing battle with sin

“If I am dead to sin (Romans 6:2; 6:6; Colossians 3:1-3), why must I keep on killing sin (Romans 6:11-14; Romans 8:13; Colossians 3:5) everyday?” http://www.desiringgod.org/interviews/if-i-m-dead-to-sin-why-must-i-kill-it-every-day Already, but not yet: http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/already-decisively-and-irrevocably-free-not-yet-finally-and-perfectly-free

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Knowing the Bible does not automatically make you more holy

http://andynaselli.com/don-carson-on-how-knowing-the-bible-does-not-automatically-make-you-more-holy#more-16547 This article was a very good reminder of the danger of pride and arrogance that can come from knowing the Scriptures and knowing Greek and Hebrew, and theology and church history.  D. A. Carson gives example of liberal theologians … Continue reading

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“Already, but not yet”

http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/already-decisively-and-irrevocably-free-not-yet-finally-and-perfectly-free

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100 quotes on sanctification

http://www.desiringgod.org/articles/100-quotes-from-you-on-sanctification

Posted in Relationship with Jesus Christ, Sanctification/Holy living

On Self-Control

http://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/the-one-ingredient-essential-to-biblical-manhood

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