How Does Scripture Change You?

Posted: July 9, 2012 by doulos tou Theou in Christianity, Discipleship, The Christian Life

Article by David Powlison at CCEF

 

When souls are being cured, people bear witness to their external troubles, their internal struggles, and their God of active providence and relevant speech. Almost invariably, they specify how two means of grace served as vectors of their encouragement, instruction and transformation: (1) the reorienting truth of a particular passage of Scripture; (2) the trustworthy love of a person who embodied Christ.

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Jesus infiltrates and rearranges every story, so that all of our stories are marked and shaped by his loving purposes.

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