Consider listening to the following excerpt from a Q&A with Tim Keller. He answers the question, “Will God forgive me of repetitive sins?” As a leader, you may get this question (or one similar to it) from your students. Listen to his answer, and then think through the following questions.
Do you agree with Keller’s answer?
How would you explain this answer to your students?
Keller said that we aren’t forgiven based on the purity of our repentance but on the basis of Jesus’ work. How does this influence the way we think about forgiveness and repentance?