Everything that any man could ever want is found in the presence of our holy God. Every longing is met, every aspiration fulfilled, every thirst quenched, and every hunger satisfied.
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.
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.
Did you know that before God laid the earth’s foundations, he had you in mind, and he settled on you as the focus of his love, to make you whole and holy?