“For godly grief produces a repentance that leads to salvation without regret, whereas worldly grief produces death.”
“We’ve all made our mistakes, and dwelling in the past can destroy us. The solution is to make the most of the time we have left on this earth.” Francis Chan
For the Christian, how should that look? What does making the most of the time mean in the context of what Jesus requires of us? David Platt answers these questions by holding a light up to what the Bible (and Jesus) actually say. Sometimes it is painful to stare hard into the light of the truth of Scripture. It’s much easier to accept what many of our modern churches tell us.
“All you have to do is repeat this prayer after me.”
Jesus said we needed to lose our life in order to save it.
“Just believe in your heart, and you will be saved.”
Jesus said we needed to pick up our cross and follow him.
I checked this book out at the library, but I am turning it in and buying a copy on Amazon instead. I am already wanting to get out my highlighter and mark it up. And I am only on page 18.
That’s about all I have to say today, but I am sure as I delve into this book I will have much more…….