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  • S. shared from The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness by Kevin DeYoung
    Holiness Is Not Generational Imitation Because I’m a young person (sort of) writing in a way that challenges young people (among others), it would be tempting for older Christians to assume this book is about how much better things used to be. But as Billy Joel sang (see, I’m not that young!), “the good ol’ days weren’t always good and tomorrow ain’t as bad as it seems.” The pursuit of holiness is not the quixotic effort to recreate the 1950s, let alone the 1590s. Of course, there is much we can learn from previous generations. I often look to the Puritans or the Reformers or my...
    Note: Everyone concerned about holiness should read & understand this:
  • S. shared from The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness by Kevin DeYoung
    Any gospel which says only what you must do and never announces what Christ has done is no gospel at all.
    Note: Sadly this is many folk's definition of the gospel.