Distorted Truth: What Every Christian Needs to Know about the Battle for the Mind

Mouw, Richard J.

Harper & Row, 1989

pp. 35, 45

Yes, people are rebels. But often they are hurt rebels, hurting rebels, heart-sinking rebels, like some teenaged runaway who has rebelled against her parents’ authority but is really confused, lonely, abused. The prodigal son comes to himself when he discovered his need--though he too was a rebel. p. 45 Sin is really trusting someone or something other than God. And there the options are many.