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Overcoming Sin and Temptation on Trackback Thursday

1581346492Today’s trackback title is Overcoming Sin and Temptation by John Owen, ED. by Kelly Kapic and Justin Taylor. John Owen’s three classic works on sin and temptation are profoundly helpful to any believer who seeks to become more like Jesus Christ.

“Do you mortify;
do you make it your daily work;
be always at it while you live;
cease not a day from this work;
be killing sin or it will be killing you.” (pp. 50)

Here’s a reminder of how Trackback Thursday works: Simply link to the blog post from your blog, leave a comment on Crossway’s Facebook Page, or re-tweet Trackback Thursday on Twitter @Crosswaybooks. Winners are picked on Friday morning.

November 19, 2009 | Posted in: Uncategorized | Author: Crossway Staff @ 9:24 am | (8) Comments »


  1. I have always wanted to read John Owen, but I haven’t had the chance yet. Winning this book would be the perfect opportunity to read my first Owen book!

    Comment by Jeremy Chambers — November 19, 2009 @ 9:32 am

  2. I would love to have this book. I have been looking for a way to get into the works of Owen. So, this would be awesome!

    Comment by Dayton Hartman — November 19, 2009 @ 10:05 am

  3. John Owen is awesome, I would love to have this book!

    Comment by David Dittmer — November 19, 2009 @ 10:18 am

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  5. I have seen this book but never picked it up. Heard it was a great resource.

    Comment by Chris Land — November 19, 2009 @ 2:49 pm

  6. Count me in for this. God knows I need all the help I can get!

    Comment by Christin — November 19, 2009 @ 5:49 pm

  7. Would love to have this book, read about it recently. a book that would deepen our understanding of sin and grace.

    Comment by Scott Scrimpsher — November 19, 2009 @ 7:28 pm

  8. Congrats to Scott Scrimpsher, you’re our blog trackback winner! Please email your shipping info to facebook@crossway.org

    Comment by Staff — November 21, 2009 @ 8:56 am

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