Let us (lettuce) indeed, thx Scott.
So much of today’s mantra is “I have to be myself” or “I was born this way”. This thinking is often used as a justification to live a life contrary to God’s standard. The focus is not God-ward but self focused. This is especially disturbing when those who profess to be Christians use this kind of rationale.
The Bible tells us that we have been crucified with Christ and that, we no longer live, but Christ lives in us! The life we now live in the flesh we live by faith in the Son of God, who loved us and gave himself for us. (Gal. 2: 20)
Jesus tells us to deny ourselves and to pick up our cross and follow him! (Matt. 16: 24)
These two verses among many others speak volumes about the transformation in our lives. We go from darkness to light, from aliens to citizens and…
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