Digging Deeper

Unearthing the surpassing riches of Christ

“Conversion is rightly defined as a turn

“Conversion is rightly defined as a turning to a new direction, and in that definition, repentance is understood as turning from sin in order to turn to Christ. Clearly, repentance and faith are complementary ideas—there can be authentic faith without repentance, and repentance without faith is simply regret, or perhaps sorrow that we are reaping some of the unpleasant consequences of our selfish actions and attitudes.” (Smallman, Stephen. What Is True Conversion? Basics of the Reformed Faith. Phillipsburg, NJ: P & R Pub, 2005, 21)


April 18, 2013 - Posted by | Uncategorized

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: