Resources on The Power & Effects of Sin
The difference between the spiritual Christian and the carnal Christian is one of degree.
We must not equate forgiveness with absence of painful impact.
Meditation on Colossians 1:21-22
Most people imagine God to be the way they want him to be, which seldom
includes the possibility that they might be his enemy.
form of evil ultimately comes from failing to know, approve, and love God above all things.
The gospel of Jesus Christ is the perfect and only remedy for what people
already know about themselves.
God's justice does not demand that he
punish us for our sins immediately. His kindness leads him to
forbear and to be patient with us, to a point.
Christianity is not a narrow, provincial, or tribal religion.
It declares things that have to do with the whole world.
You don't have to give in to temptation in order to know your sin.
Sin fools us in two ways: it makes us hopeless of ever being righteous or it persuades us that we can do it on our own.
In the end, even sin serves to glorify Christ and increase the gladness of his people in him.
John Piper describes what does (and does not) disqualify us from eternal life.
John Piper explains that all sin is ultimately an assualt on the glory of God.
How do we understand God's punishing children for their parents' sins?
12 Ways to Recognize the Rise of Covetousness
12 ways to recognize the rise of covetousness
Even though we're always sinning, John Piper says that shouldn't paralyze us.
John Piper says consequences matter when it comes to weighing sin.