Christ-centered Christianity, from beginning to end (Part 3 — Jerry Bridges)

THE GOSPEL IS FOR BELIEVERS Jerry Bridges has a great book on Christ-centered, gospel-centered Christianity entitled The Discipline of Grace. I haven't completed my list of "top ten Christian books" but this one will probably be on it. Bridges wrote an article for Modern Reformation magazine called Gospel-Driven Sanctification. Here are a few quotes from …

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Christ-centered Christianity, from beginning to end (Part 2 — Me-centered or Christ-centered)

Warning: I'm not a big fan of The Purpose Driven Life. I'd rather have a forgiveness-driven life, or a cross-centered life. Warren's book starts out well: "It's not about you," but then is mostly about you. Chris Rosebrough at Extreme Theology has been contrasting Christ-centered theology with me-centered theology. Rosebrough puts much of the church …

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