Obeying the Precepts of the Law Is Not the Right Choice

Carved Nativity group made by Faith Craft (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Romans 3 28 For we hold that a person is justified by faith apart from works prescribed by the law. nrsv A person is made righteous by faith. That is, they can make consistent right choices because they have been justified.  Justification is done byContinue reading “Obeying the Precepts of the Law Is Not the Right Choice”

We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is

We Attain True Freedom When We See Our Life From God’s Perspective  Go From The Midst Of Babylon Isaiah 5211 Depart, depart, go out from there [the land of exile]!  Touch no unclean thing!  Go out of the midst of her [Babylon]; cleanse yourselves and be clean, you who bear the vessels of the LordContinue reading “We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

Stained glass at St John the Baptist’s Anglican Church http://www.stjohnsashfield.org.au, Ashfield, New South Wales. Illustrates Jesus’ description of himself “I am the Good Shepherd” (from the Gospel of John, chapter 10, verse 11). This version of the image shows the detail of his face. The memorial window is also captioned: “To the Glory of GodContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

Jeremiah 9:24 But let him who glories glory in this: that he understands and knows Me [personally and practically, directly discerning and recognizing My character], that I am the Lord, Who practice loving-kindness, judgment and righteousness in the earth, for in these things I delight, says the Lord. tab            Continue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

The title page to the 1611 first edition of the Authorized Version Bible. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Colossians 3:15 And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be thankful. 16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teachingContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

English: the first of the Epistles to the Colossians (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In Colossians 3:12 the Lord tells us about the Christian graces he has implanted into our new lives.  We are lavished with riches in the Spirit to minister to others with grace, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering, forbearance, and forgiveness. Jesus let your peaceContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

Colossians 3:12 Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;13 Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye,14 And above all these things put on charity, whichContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

The Faithful Abound in Wealth and Blessings (Continued)

Our Lord Jesus Christ (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 5 For though I be absent in the flesh, yet am I with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the stedfastness of your faith in Christ. kjv 6 As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him. 7 Rooted andContinue reading “The Faithful Abound in Wealth and Blessings (Continued)”

The Faithful Abound in Wealth and Blessings (Continued)

Jesus Christ Crucifix (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 5 For though I be absent in the flesh, yet am I with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the stedfastness of your faith in Christ. kjv 6 As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him. 7 Rooted and builtContinue reading “The Faithful Abound in Wealth and Blessings (Continued)”

What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)

Kingdom (Photo credit: photoscott) Lord Jesus I thank you that now that we are adopted into your Kingdom we have new birth certificates.  Without You and before we believed in you, we were lost, living under the dominion of darkness. Ephesians 5:8 For once you were darkness, but now in the Lord you are light.Continue reading “What Does Faithful Mean? (Continued)”