Follow Your Heart?

27 May

Jon Bloom has been putting out some great blog posts about belief over at the DG blog. Here, in this post, he writes of the inherent dangers of the mantra “Follow your heart.” Here’s an excerpt from it:

Christians have the strange experience of living with two hearts. And both speak to us. One we must reject and the other we must trust. We must be discerning. We know the corrupt heart is speaking when it says, “Believe what I promise you and you will be happy.” We know the new heart is speaking when it says, “Believe what Jesus promises and he will make you happy forever. Therefore, only do what your heart tells you if it is telling you to believe in Jesus.

Read the entire post here.

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