Apologetics 101: Half the Battle

Avoiding sin is not the same thing as growing in virtue.

  • Think of the human heart. One beat of the heart has two phases–the systolic phase and the diastolic phase.

  • Systolic refers to the heart collecting blood and diastolic is when the heart sends it out into the body.

  • The heart needs both of these functions to work properly, every second of every day!

  • The same is true of the Christian life. There are two phases we need for us to be healthy but it