Category Archives: Faith

The righteous shall live by faith alone!

Romans 1:16-17 Romans 3:28 Luther added the word “alone” (sola) to Romans 3:28? Scripture is superior to relics, statues, crucifixes, icons. The words of Scripture bring us to God because the words are “God-breathed” (2 Timothy 3:16-17), when the Spirit … Continue reading

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Sola Fide: Justification by Faith Alone – John Chrysostom (349-407 AD)

Posted in church history, early church history, Faith, Justification

“It is not the intensity of faith that saves, rather it is object of faith that saves.”

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/the-ground-of-all-human-assurance-before-god/

Posted in Assurance of Faith, Atonement for sin, Faith, Justification, Salvation, Substitutionary Atonement, The Atonement of Christ

You cannot figure out God

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
“You can’t figure out God. Christianity is not true because it works. In many cases, it does not work. That is to say, it does not solve all of the problems that we think…

Posted in Eternal Life, Faith, Hope, Perseverance, Salvation, Sanctification/Holy living, Spiritual growth, Truth

Faith and Repentance

https://www.ligonier.org/blog/faith-repentance/  

Posted in Faith, Repentance, Salvation, Sanctification/Holy living, Spiritual growth

Man’s most basic question: “How can a man be right with God?” Job 9:2

John MacArthur answers that question. http://www.ligonier.org/learn/conferences/next-500-years-2017-national-conference/nonnegotiable-gospel/?format=video

Posted in Faith, Gospel Truth, Justification

The Look of Faith

One of my favorite scenes from my childhood from my favorite Christmas season TV show. Back then we had to wait once a year to see these.  No videos and no internet, no You Tube. One of the Magi said: … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas season, Faith, The Virgin Birth of Christ