It Is Far Simpler to be Dead to God and Live for Oneself

Christians should be some of the most conflicted people in the world.  It is far simpler to be dead to God and to live for oneself.  But Christians must struggle against their selfish ambition because they are alive to Christ Jesus, and the indwelling Spirit turns on the lights to enable them to see their sin.

– Horton, Michael, Ordinary: Sustainable Faith in a Radical, Restless World; Zondervan; copyright 214; Kindle Edition; page  92

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