“Our fight against sin is one we can not win on our own. We will lose many battles. We will grow frustrated. But “thanks be to God — through Jesus Christ our Lord.” Thanks be to God that the war has been won. ”
He (the Pastor) hit the nail on the head. “The war has been won.”
St. Paul said that “we are to consider ourselves dead to sin.”
Fully sinful, yet fully justified. Now I am free to live and do the best that I can. When I fail, I have an advocate. When I do a good work, it is not I, but He who lives in me. I will not even be able to tell the differernce…but He knows, and that’s good enough.