Transformation, Part 3 – The Head, The Heart, and the Conscience

crosspost: this article originally appeared HERE.

In Part 3 of this series I’m going to attempt to synthesize Crabb’s and Benner’s change theories and then add some of my own reflections to the discussion.

For me to experience transformation (the ongoing change of my character and desires into the image of Christ), the primary input into my mind must be the Word of God.  I’m not saying this from a “work harder!!” perspective.  I’m saying this from a value standpoint.  The most valuable thing to me, when it comes to the things I choose to consume, must be the Word of God.  When I invite the Word of God (The living Son and His written words through the ministry of the Spirit) to consistently wash over my mind and heart, profound change is accessible.  Abide in Him, He will abide in you, and you will bear much fruit.  Continue reading