How to help people realise they are in a burning building

I hope you will enjoy this challenging article as much as I did:

“I have learned something in recent years. People come to cherish words like atonement and justification when you expose them to other words like bloodguilt and reckoning.

I’ve tried to teach gospel-centric words effectively as stand-alone concepts. It has produced a few amens, yet lives were not radically altered toward God and the good works he has prepared for us to do. I was serving coffee at breakfast, rather than arriving with cool water as people fled from within a burning building.”

Read more at  Challenging the Powers of Death with the Gospel of Life – The Gospel Coalition Blog.

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