To hear some people tell it, because we have been made the righteousness of God in Christ (2nd Corinthians 5:21) our behaviour doesn’t really matter. The thinking is that because our salvation is based on the work of Christ, there is nothing we can say or do to mess it up. Because Christ is the end of the Law for right-standing with God (Romans 10:4) we are pretty much free to conduct life as we see fit. All that matters is that we believe in Jesus. But is that true?
These three words, Jesus is Lord, comprise the earliest Christian Creed we know of. This statement serves as an adequate confession of faith as it sums up the whole biblical revelation of Jesus Christ. How can that be? Read on and see what I mean…
In this video, Bruxy Cavey, Teaching Pastor at The Meeting House in Oakville, Ontario, does an excellent job of explaining the Gospel in one word, three words, and thirty words. The understanding of the Gospel that he shares in this 14 minute minute presentation will really help us to live in the Reign.
Can you imagine what it would have meant if Jesus Christ had not risen from the dead? There would be some very important things that we would never know.
Man’s failure in the garden resulted in two problems. Unless these problems were remedied, the way to life would remain permanently closed. Man would then be eternally lost.