WHERE? ONWARD AND UPWARD—AND OUTWARD—FOLLOWING THE CALL OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST! 🙂 ONE STEP–OR PERSON–AT A TIME!
I don’t know about you, but I frequently find myself losing in the daily battle with sin more often than I find myself winning. Sin discovers creative ways to rear its ugly head in my life, so I must be creative in my battle against it. Over the summer, the ladies in my church completed a ten-week study of Jerry Bridges’ book, The Pursuit of Holiness, and through it, the Lord urged me and continues to urge me to pursue holiness with a fresh method of “attack.” Bridges points out in his book that we must strive for holiness in very specific ways in order for our efforts to really stick and make a difference. In other words, if I just aim for holiness in a general sense but don’t specify the action I’ll take toward growing into the likeness of Christ, I tend to become overwhelmed…
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