What did holiness look like on Jesus? He was perfect, yet he always was getting into trouble with religious people and was loved by sinful people. I think it’s time we take a good, hard look at Jesus and ask him to show us what holiness is and isn’t.
The song Blessed Assurance describes the kind of life we want, not a life of seeing how much we can get away with, not a life of half-heartedness, and not a life of reluctant, begrudging obedience, but a life of happy holiness. Let’s learn more about it.
Sin knocks on the door of our hearts and wants to come in masquerading as our friend and servant, but once we let it in, it becomes our master and never wants to leave.