'sanctification' Tagged Posts

'sanctification' Tagged Posts

Cultivating Communion with God

Communion with God is the birthright of every heir of the redemption purchased by Christ. There is no greater blessing that creatures made in the image of God can possess or conceive of than communion with God. This was the very first lesson that God taught man in the day that he was created. In the beginning, God created man with the capacity to glorify and enjoy Him—to commune with Him in knowledge, righteousness, and holiness (Gen. 1:26-27). God further…

Devoted to God: Chapter 2

“The gospel turns the duty of doing and experiencing God’s will into a delight.” These are the final words of this chapter of Sinclair Ferguson’s excellent book on sanctification, Devoted to God: Blueprints for Sanctification. What do you think about that statement? Does it surprise you to find the phrase “duty of doing” in the same sentence as the words “gospel” and “delight”? The purpose of this book is to set before us the pattern of the Scriptures as the mold by…