While most people like to believe that they are really good people, an honest assessment would yield the opposite conclusion. Our hearts are desperately sinful and hopelessly deceptive. No treatment can cure us–we need a heart transplant.
Many experience the nagging doubt that will never measure up to the expectations and standards of others–how could they ever be good enough for God? As Martin Luther discovered, there is no way to be good enough… And as it turns out, God doesn’t even require it!