SALVATION through faith
Salvation is the free gift of God's grace, not the result of human effort or goodness, and it is received by faith alone.
- A right standing with God can only be obtained by believing in your heart that Jesus is the Son of God who died for your sins and confessing it with your mouth.
- Requires faith, for it is impossible to please God without faith (Hebrews 11:6; John 3:16-17).
- Blessed are those who have not seen and believed (John 20:29).
- By faith, you are children of God with the inheritance of Christ Jesus (Ephesians 1:11;
- By faith, we understand the universe was created by the word of God, so knowing it was not made of anything visible (Hebrews 11:3).
- By faith, we can trust in the eternal and blessed attributes of God for He is self-sufficient and possesses life, love, power and authority external to creation (Ephesians 3:20).
- NOTE, His attributes are listed above for which we draw our strength).
- By faith, we desire to do good for God, for we love Him because He first loved us (
- Works are a result of salvation through faith: salvation is not obtained by works