Guilt, Self-punishment, and the Cross

Here's a great section from a great book: Domesticated Jesus by Harry Kraus.  This section is about how Christians wrestle with guilt.  We domesticate Jesus when we think our self-pity for sin makes God accept us more."To continue to punish ourselves for sins for which Jesus died is an insult in the face of a… Continue reading Guilt, Self-punishment, and the Cross

Your Jesus Is Too Small

 This is a great book.  It is readable, clear, to the point, and easy to follow.  The content is solid as well.  In this book, Kraus (a surgeon who has worked as a missionary) confesses his sin of making Jesus small and making himself big.  That is the whole point of the book - when… Continue reading Your Jesus Is Too Small