God Is Bigger Than Your Sin
We have all been evil and received evil. The shame of sin and the pain of being sinned against are universally felt in every human heart because we’re born into sin and into a world of sinners. Sin corrupts, and it hinders God’s purposes in our lives.
Or does it? In this 5-minute clip, John Piper asks, “What sins within you or against you are filling you with a sense of inadequacy, which — if you really believed God were sovereign over sin — could not stop you from fulfilling his glorious purpose for your life?”
He argues that as serious as sin is, it does not and cannot undermine God’s good plans for you. God was completely sovereign at Calvary, and he is completely sovereign over the sin in your life — whether they’re your own or others’. Sin always serves God’s purpose for you, so it cannot…