Freedom - For Freedom Christ Has Set Us Free

Freedom - For Freedom Christ Has Set Us Free

Gospel Sowing and Reaping

Just as there are physical laws that govern our bodies and break them to our own disintegration�i.e. eating too many fatty foods can harm the physical structure of my heart/body and shorten my life. So it is also true that there are moral laws that govern our spiritual lives and breaking them will lead to even greater consequences�i.e. living your life against God�s laws…

The Freedom of the Gospel

If salvation is a gift from God by grace through faith in Christ Jesus then what incentive do I have to live a holy life? If you can�t earn your salvation by your behavior, and can�t �un-earn� it by your behavior than what would motivate you to obey God? It is the Freedom of the Gospel that gives us life changing incentive and motivation to live a life wholly devoted to…

An Allegory of the Gospel

Non-Christians will tend hear gospel presentations as appeals to become a �nice person� rather than a �new person� unless we are clear in articulating the drastic difference between moralism and the Gospel. Even among Christians the default mode of our hearts is �moralism��that is, the idea that our performance determines how God feels about us. Unless we are actively…

Religion VS the Gospel

The text gives us two contrasts between Religion vs. the Gospel: 1st What it looks like in our relationship with God vv8-11. 2nd What it looks like in our relationship with others vv12-20. Why does it matter? As Paul sees the Galatians failing to do this, he is �afraid� for them (v11) and �perplexed� about them (v20). Life and death, heaven and hell hang in the balance…