While we are tempted to avoid the unbelieving world around us, that’s not what God has called us to do.
Jesus is radical when he tells us how to respond to someone who offends or hurts us. Forgiveness is a command.
What do you do when you encounter pain? Do you turn tail and run away as fast as you can, or do you turn towards the pain?
God’s work of justification, sanctification, and glorification, work in tandem to bring us from being utterly lost and apart from God to spending eternity with Him in heaven.