White Horse Inn Modern Reformation

You Are What You Feel?

When objective truth is no longer valued, subjective experience fills the void, and we end up being guided by internal feelings and emotions. The result of this is that even what Scripture refers to as sinful passions and desires (Rom. 7:5) are no longer seen as things to be resisted, but in many cases have become the essential ingredients of the twenty-first century self. “What I feel has become synonymous with who I am.” Mike Horton discusses this with Kim Riddlebarger and Jeff Mallinson on this episode of White Horse Inn (originally aired Oct. 4, 2015).


Show Quote:

If you believe that you’re the master of your own fate and the producer of your own show, this is not only a denial of the idea that we all must answer to our creator, but it’s also a denial of the God who interrupted the course of world history in order to rescue and redeem us. In other words, you’re not only denying creation but redemption as well — and you’re denying the only possibility you have that anything good will happen when you die. If you’re wrong, you have everything to lose.

Michael Horton

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