Tag Archives: Repent

Being positioned in Christ

Over the years I have tended to prefer Pastors and Churches that find a way to sneak or relate Christ and the Gospel message into every sermon. By doing this, I believe, they are fighting against many of the temptations and traps that many people can fall into. As I think about this I wanted to bring back a list of items that highlights the Gospel centrality mindset in comparison to Religious mentality mindset. The base document was started by Tim Keller and I added several items that were thoughts of mine as I thought this over.

Below is the table contrasting people that find their identity in Jesus Christ and the Gospel message to those Continue reading

All of Life is Repentance

Martin Luthers first thesis (of his 95 theses) stated that “All of life is repentance”.

“Pervasive, all-of-life repentance is the best sign that we are growing deeply and rapidly into the character of Jesus” (Tim Keller).

How does the gospel affect and transform the act of repentance? What is the difference between gospel repentance and religious repentance?

To learn more, Check out the following document: all-of-life-is-repentance

Continuous repentance is absolutely necesssary for our sanctification.