A Modern Puritan

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The Best Method to Kill Sin

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Wyatt Graham gives us needed clarity on fighting the war with sin.

“Sin blows devastation into our path. Hating sin, we brandish our weapons to scrap with it. What’s more, we create steps, implement programs, use accountability partners, and start content blockers on the internet among a multitude of other means to kill sin.

This is practical, reasonable, pragmatic, and manifestly wrong. I know many people who fight sin with every method under the sun, yet fail to subdue their foe. Finally, they abjure their spiritual tug-of-war against sin.

What gives? No method, plan, system, steps, persons, helps, accountability partners or anything of that sort will quench your vainglory, your proclivity to wickedness.  James 1:21 provides a simple way to snuff out sin….”

See full post at:

http://wagraham.wordpress.com/2011/08/24/want-to-kill-sin-put-away-the-methods-and-pick-up-the-gospel/

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