Robes of Righteousness

Robes of Righteousness

By: Dr. Michelle Bengtson

Robes of Righteousness - Dr. Michelle Bengtson

Robes of Righteousness

Have you ever felt like the only way you would be accepted by others, and perhaps God, would be if you were perfect?

This is where I hung out for much of my adult life.

 

“But people are counted as righteous, not because of their work, but because of their faith in God who forgives sinners.” (Romans 4:5, NLT)

 

 

 

 

That’s exactly what the enemy wants us to think. He cunningly whispers in our weakest moments:

  • God can’t and won’t love you as long as you are imperfect.
  • You should be ashamed of yourself. You would be rejected if others knew how you mess up.
  • You’ll never get into heaven with as many mistakes as you’ve made!

After years of listening to lies such as these, I began to (more…)

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