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When Strivings Cease - Session 4: Completely Changed
The reason why self-help and self-reliance can never lead us to true satisfaction and assurance in Christ is because we were never meant to be simply improved in the first place; *we were made to be changed.* Grace doesn’t just pluck us from the pit of self-striving—it's not about making our lives "better;" grace *transforms* us for fruitful living.