If you go to church tomorrow I hope you won’t be subjected to Bible teaching that emphasises your moral improvement, but rather you’ll hear about God’s salvation through Jesus.
Ed Stetzer makes a point worth repeating over and over again:
The simple fact is the Bible is not just a collection of stories with morals for life application; the Bible is the story of God’s grace in redemption through Jesus Christ. There is a soul-endangering consequence in virtue-based Bible study material, centered on life principles or character qualities, and ripped away from the central focus of the Bible– Jesus Christ.
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