THE DISPENSATION OF THE GRACE OF GOD WHERE SIN IS NOT IMPUTED

Imputed. This word is so full of meaning for the church. As it was also for Israel when she was under the law. It begins a new chapter in God’s dealings with all mankind. And closes the chapter, for now, on God’s dealings with Israel under the law. When sin is imputed means to have…

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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN OUR DEFINITION OF RIGHTEOUSNESS INCLUDES WORKS?

How do you attain righteousness. By works? Or by faith? Let’s do an examination and see, ok? Do you believe when Paul taught none are righteous it was because all fall short of God’s perfect standard of law keeping? If you do then you have missed the mark as surely as anyone who says there…

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CHOICES: WE ALL MAKE THEM BECAUSE IT’S WHO WE ARE- Joshua24:15

All people make choices. It is the byproduct of being made in God’s image and likeness. It’s who we are. People are defined by the choices they make. And it is because they are made in God’s image and likeness and provided with free will, that after providing real alternative choices like heaven and hell,…

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EVEN THOSE WHO KEEP THE LAW BLAMELESSLY NEED JESUS- Luke1:5,6

I have said for a long time. If those who have believed the doctrine of original sin are saved. It’s in spite of that belief. Not because of it. I don’t know how it is possible to believe that and still be saved. But, I know God’s loving grace is bigger than our finite minds…

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Edward

UNRIGHTEOUSNESS- DOES THIS MEAN YOU ARE BAD? Those who try to attain heaven by works, by someone’s works, by anyone’s works, are unrighteous every bit as much as those whose behavior contradicts God’s love. Believing that righteousness of works is the righteousness that God requires for them to be accepted in His kingdom. The unrighteous…

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HOW “WORKS OF GRACE” BECOME THE ENEMY OF SAVING GRACE

  In this message I want to talk about what it takes to be saved. And what it takes to stay saved. With a special focus on works vs grace. In Gal.1 we see that salvation by works is anathema to Paul’s gospel. Yet we have still today those who would try to insert works…

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JESUS ACCORDING TO THE FLESH- ROM.1:3,4…

In Rom.1:3-5 we read that according to the flesh Jesus was of the seed of David. But, that it was only the Son of God according to the Spirit and the power of the resurrection. We also see in Heb.2:14-16 that according to the flesh he took on him the seed of Abraham. And that He had the same…

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