Do You Teach Your Kids the Gospel or Law? | The Resurgence

From The Resurgence:


Everything that isn’t gospel is law. Let us say it again: everything that isn’t gospel is law. Don’t breed despair in your kids. Every way we try to make our kids good that isn’t rooted in the good news of the life, death, resurrection, and ascension of Jesus Christ is damnable, crushing, despair-breeding, Pharisee-producing law. We won’t get the results we want from the law. We’ll get either shallow self-righteousness or blazing rebellion or both (frequently from the same kid on the same day!). We’ll get moralistic kids who are cold and hypocritical and who look down on others, or you’ll get teens who are rebellious and self-indulgent and who can’t wait to get out of the house…  Read the rest of the Article @ The Resurgence

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