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The cross

The Gospel liberates us to be okay with not being okay. We know we’re not—though we try very hard to convince other people we are. But the Gospel tells us, “Relax. It is finished.

Because of the Gospel, we have nothing to prove or protect. We can stop pretending. The Gospel frees us from trying to impress people, to prove ourselves to people, to make people think we’re something we’re not.

The Gospel grants us the strength to admit we’re weak and needy and restless—knowing that Christ’s finished work has proven to be all the strength and fulfillment and peace we could ever want, and more.

-Tullian Tchividjian, Jesus + Nothing = Everything


God’s grace in my life today:
The cross was enough


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