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  • Abraham's Faith

    Contributed by Gregory Kirk on Sep 26, 2016
    based on 1 rating

    Abraham accounted righteous for his faith

    Romans 4:1-25 Abraham was accounted righteous by his faith—not good works. Our righteousness is as filthy rags—Isa. 64:6. We are righteous only through the new birth—John 3:1-8; II Cor. 5:17. To be right with God, we must be right with our fellowman. Note Abraham's more

  • Righteousness By Faith Part 2 Series

    Contributed by Dr. Jonathan L Vorce on Feb 7, 2017

    In this sermon we explore how that righteousness is obtained by faith. We are made the righteousness of God in Christ Jesus.

    An Expose on Righteousness – Part II Lakewood / Speaker: Pastor Jonathan / 9-6- 2012 Text: Romans Chapter 4 OBJECTIVES IN STUDYING THIS CHAPTER 1. To understand how Abraham was justified in God's sight 2. To see that the "righteousness" God imputes to man involves justification more

  • Why Works Won't Work Series

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Jan 24, 2008
    based on 5 ratings

    Paul stresses the foolishness of trying to get into heaven by our own efforts

    WHY WORKS WON”T WORK Romans 4:1-15 Old story of frog that jumped in a bucket of milk. Instead of just giving up the frog began to swim and swim and swim. The frog swam so much that the milk turned to butter and the frog hopped out of the bucket. Great story about working so had that you more

  • Faith Accounting 101 Series

    Contributed by Dr. Jerry N. Watts on May 18, 2008
    based on 3 ratings

    The "ledger of life" has the debit side filled with sins...the sheet must be balanced.

    Faith Accounting 101 Romans 4:1-8 * Institutions of higher education have a system of numbering their classes which allows the student to know the difficulty (in theory) of a class. As you know, these range from numbering beginning with 1 for freshman to 6 or 7 which is doctoral level. The more

  • Salvation Is A Gift Of Grace Not A Wage From Works Series

    Contributed by Ed Taylor on Dec 22, 2008

    Salvation and Justification come by faith!

    1. Justification… Salvation… they come to us by faith. a. It’s a wonderful work of God’s Grace that sinners can be cleansed, changed, and redeemed by faith! b. It’s not by keeping the 10 Commandments. c. It’s not by keeping elaborate codes of conduct. d. It’s not by rituals and religious more

  • Being Justified By Faith

    Contributed by Howard Strickland on Oct 23, 2008
    based on 4 ratings

    Only through faith can a believer maintain growth Spiritually. A verse upon verse study on the book of Romans.

    Being Justified by Faith Text: Romans 4: 1-12 1 What then shall we say that Abraham our father has found according to the flesh? 2 For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3 For what does the Scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and it more

  • Heads Or Tails

    Contributed by Joseph Smith on Apr 8, 2009
    based on 4 ratings

    The old argument between Paul and James, faith or works, is really two sides of the same coin. Both are needed for a church’s life to be whole. Preached on a Sunday when members were asked to sign up for various ministries.

    The funny thing about arguments is that two people can use all the same information and can come out on exactly the opposite ends of the argument. Two different people, just because they are different personalities, can read the same data, hear all the same pros and cons, examine all the same more

  • Your Turning Point

    Contributed by Kevin Jones on Feb 25, 2009
    based on 4 ratings

    Everyone life needs a turning point. Abraham found his when he chose to believe the promise of God. He just believed and was counted as set-right-with-God.

    Your Turning Point I want to share a very simple yet very powerful message for your life tonight. It does not matter where you find yourself in life. It does not matter where you have been or what you have done in life. It does not matter what mistakes that you have made in the past. It more

  • In Christ Alone

    Contributed by Chris Surber on Feb 18, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    The Scriptures are trustworthy. They are the truth and they declare to us that we do not have to work to earn mercy! Our hope rests in Christ alone!

    In Christ Alone, Romans 4:1-5, 13-17 Introduction I read the story of a 3-year-old little girl who used the word “salvation” in a conversation one day. Her mother was surprised to hear such a word come from such a little girl so she asked her daughter if she understood what the word meant. more

  • Saved By Good Works Or By Faith? Series

    Contributed by Freddy Fritz on Jan 5, 2008
    based on 13 ratings

    This sermon answers the question, "Are we saved by good works or by faith?"

    Scripture The October 22, 1996 headlines of The Times of London cried: Lost Forever: A Nation’s Heritage Looted By Its Own People. Afghanistan’s National Museum in Kabul is rubble, said the newspaper. It once held one of the world’s greatest multicultural antique collections: Persian, more

  • Faith Believes

    Contributed by Ralph Andrus on Sep 9, 2012
    based on 1 rating

    Abraham’s Faith Was Who He Believed A. He Had A Simple Trust In An Unseen God B. He Believed What God Promised C. He Acted On His Belief D. He Grew In His Faith

    America’s “One Nation Under God” Drift - Jesus told Peter you will deny me 3 times before the cock crows, 2012 years later the Democrats did it again - On Wed. 9/5/12 amid boos, Democrats vote to restore God, & Jerusalem to party platform - Chairman rams through platform change more

  • How To Become The Friend Of God Series

    Contributed by Dan Proctor on Mar 30, 2015

    There is one man in the Bible who is said to be the friend of God. His name is Abraham. How did he become the friend of God? Romans 4 is all about Abraham, and will provide us the answer.

    How to Become the Friend of God Romans 4 Introduction: 1. John 15:13 states, “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” If this is true, then all of us have a mighty good friend this morning, and that friend is more

  • How To Be Accepted By God! Series

    Contributed by Kyle Sullivan on Nov 10, 2014

    We are accepted by God through Faith.

    Spurgeon: “Illustrations are like windows, they let light in.” Two Important Words: Justified—to be completely accepted by God. James 2:23 Credited—to compute or to calculate. This word is used 11 times in Romans chapter 4. How can I be Accepted by more

  • Coming To Terms With Righteousness Series

    Contributed by Scott Chambers on Apr 8, 2013

    This is the eight message in a series that examines the reality of our sin problem based on Romans chapters 1-5. This message examines the fact that God declares us righteous based on faith and not works.

    We have a hard time believing that anything is totally free. Whenever we see something free, we immediately assume that there are strings attached. The majority of us have experienced those hidden strings. “You have won a free vacation.” “Download the free clipart.” more

  • Looking For Jesus

    Contributed by William Akehurst on Dec 18, 2011
    based on 4 ratings

    From Abraham to Isaiah to Thomas to today, Faith is the key ingredient to our salvation. Is Christ in your Christmas?

    2011.12.18 where is your faith?  Looking for Jesus.  William Akehurst Wheels in motion or grinding to a halt? Let the redeemed of the LORD say so.  Have you ever hit a wall in your faith?  Everything seems to come grinding to a halt. Sometimes it's hard to get the wheels back in motion again. more