Contributed on Apr 19, 2009
We are to faithfully obey Jesus instead of the law. And we achieve what God intended in the law. That is that people would love God and love others.
We have been talking about the purpose of Paul’s letter to the Galatia Christians. According to Paul, Christians are justified (made right with God), not by what they have down, but what God has done through Jesus. We cannot enter into heaven (therefore right relationship with God) by any ...read more
Contributed on Jun 14, 2009
Our fight is to do what is right, and live as God wants us to live, in freedom. Free from the struggle with sin and death.
ILLUSTRATION: Braveheart DVD “FREEDOM” Clip #1 • Time: 1:21 • Start Time: 1:17:14 • End Time: 1:18:35 Start Cue: "I AM William Wallace" End Cue: "Alba gu bra!" Clip #2 • Time: 2:02 • Start Time: 2:44:38 • End Time: 2:46:40 Start Cue: "The prisoner wishes to say a word." End Cue: Cloth ...read more
Contributed on Jun 24, 2009
What is is that God wants of me? God doesn’t want religion he wants faithfulness.
1/ God’s purpose ... God wants us to live for him. The law was given so people could demonstrate their faithfulness and love for him. That would over flow into love for other people. People have turned their back to live for themselves. Many of these people are religious (Christian ...read more