In this editorial, David Powlison argues that problems, needs, and struggles of people must be rationally explained by categories found in the Bible. Powlison maintains that “lusts of the flesh” gives a broad explanatory category that helps explain the workings of the human heart in specific detail. Powlison concludes that although our desires control our actions, Christ has power over our desires.
Making Sense of Self-Pity
What is self-pity, and how should we view it? How can we turn our self-pity into godly lament that engages […]