“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!”
2 Corinthians 5:17
It’s not always easy to believe that we’ve been made new.
We know our sins. We know our mistakes. We know the ways in which our minds haven’t been renewed. We know the regrets that still haunt us. We could immediately point out those temptations that still plague us. We still have those deep dark secrets we hide from the world.
No point in time in our walk with Christ can we honestly say we don’t know how we’ve sinned.
We know the mistakes we made yesterday.
The thoughts we let run through our minds last night.
And the selfish desires that run through our hearts on a daily basis.
We are intimate with our faults.
Which makes it hard to believe that we’ve changed.