Am I a Sinner or a Saint, or Both?

On the radio today, a well-known pastor says that Christians should not describe themselves as “sinners saved by grace” but “saints who occasionally sin.” If we define ourselves as the first, he says, “What a dangerous, miserable way to live.” As Christians, how much focus should there be on the reality of daily sin versus the spiritual reality of our identification with Christ and His holiness dwelling within us? What does this practically look like in daily living?” – Supporting Member