God has only ever saved sinful man in one way: by GRACE alone, through FAITH alone, in CHRIST alone. Adam and Eve knew the promised Messiah as “The Serpent Crusher.” We know him as Jesus Christ.
Justification fuels sanctification, and sanctification assures justification. This is intended by God to be a beautiful cycle, but for the Christian living with unconfessed sin, it becomes a viscous cycle. Confess your sin and break free.
Christians are called to fight, but one of the ways we fight is with our unwavering joy in the midst of the battle.
So why was the Jews’ desire for salvation so far off from God’s plan? Because they did not recognize their truest need. We all want salvation from something, but is that something the same thing that Jesus came to save us from? It is true that Jesus is the King of Righteousness, and therefore, he came to save us from …
In the book of Joshua, Israel was commanded by God to slaughter whole tribes, including the women and children. So how do we reconcile this with the rest of Scripture?
Christian, you’re not on a private honeymoon with Jesus!