I’ve had the following quotation by Martin Luther open on my desktop for the past couple of weeks, thanks to my friend Steve:
“Let us thank God, therefore, that we have been delivered from this monster of uncertainty and that now we can believe for a certainty that the Holy Spirit is crying and issuing that sigh too deep for words in our hearts.
And this is our foundation:
The gospel commands us to look, not at our own good deeds or perfection, but at God as he promises, and at Christ himself, the Mediator…
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