Theology Tuesday: What if I Don’t Feel Forgiven?
Dr. John Piper prayed in 2009 from the pulpit:
O Lord, grant that I feel more amazed that I am forgiven for my wrongs than that I have been wronged.
To be forgiven by the all-holy God above, and to FEEL forgiven — breakthrough to power! I’ve never seen a church where the people feel too forgiven, too freed from their past, too hopeful about their future, too encouraged. Before born again: “I never feel forgiven, so endless excuses.” After born again: “I feel so forgiven, don’t need excuses.”
Is it possible to be forgiven? Dr. R.C. Sproul unpacks this topic here: