"To mortify sin in our lives, we must first load our conscience with the guilt of it." from the teachings of English theologian John Owens. (Thanks, Dr. Da!) And I add, only then can we truly appreciate grace.
That doesn't sit well with the touchy-feely self-actualization mantras we hear today, now does it??
Here's a song for you...sung beautifully in our church today (Thanks, Lance!)