Sin is never done in isolation. In fact, there are vertical, horizontal, and inward effects of it.
There are many laments in the book of Psalms. This is something that struck me anew when I preached through some of them this past summer. Suffering and sorrow are part of life in a fallen world, and lament is a resource the Christian faith provides to help God’s people endure under trial. But how do you lament?
The year was 2016. I was taking a quiz for a seminary class. This assignment was hard enough, but there was something that made it harder. As I sat there taking the quiz, I had a hard time concentrating because of the unforgiveness in my heart. This taught me a valuable lesson about the correlation …