Great Commission Fulfilled

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Great Commission Fulfilled"

Transcription

1 Great Commission Fulfilled

2 Believer s Baptism Mark 16:16 Believe + baptism Col. 2:12-14 baptized, raised by faith Acts 8:12 when believed - baptized Acts 8:13 believed and was baptized Act 8:36-40 What hinders me Acts 18:8 hearing, believed, baptized Gal. 3:26-29 Children of God FOR.

3 Baptism And Salvation Relationship

4 NOT How Determine by passages that do not even mention baptism. Rather By seeing what the Bible says in passages that mention baptism and salvation.

5 Mark 16:16 He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned. Believe AND Baptized Saved

6 Mark 16:16 B A P T I S M Salvation

7 Acts 2:38 Peter said to them, "Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. Repent AND baptized UNTO for Forgiveness Of Sins

8 Acts 2:38 Peter said to them, "Repent, and each of you for this is My blood of the be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the covenant, forgiveness of which your sins; is poured and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. Repent AND baptized out for many for forgiveness of sins. UNTO Matthew 26:28 for Forgiveness Of Sins

9 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins

10 Acts 22:16 'Now why do you delay? Get up and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on His name.' Get Up Be Baptized Wash Away Sins Calling On His Name

11 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 Acts 22:16 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins Washing away Sins

12 Romans 6:3-4 Or do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus have been baptized into His death? 4 Therefore we have been buried with Him through baptism into death, so that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. Baptized Into His Death Raised to Walk in Newness Of Life

13 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 Acts 22:16 Rom. 6:3-4 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins Washing away Sins Newness of life

14 Galatians 3: But now that faith has come, we are no longer under a tutor. For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus. 27 For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. Be Baptized Put On Christ Sons of God

15 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 Acts 22:16 Rom. 6:3-4 Gal. 3:26-27 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins Washing away Sins Newness of life Sons of God

16 1 Cor. 6:9-11 Acts 18:8 8 Crispus, the leader of the synagogue, believed in the Lord with all his household, and many of the Corinthians when they heard were believing and being baptized. Such were some of you; but you were washed, but you were sanctified, but you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and in the Spirit of our God. Washed Sanctified Justified

17 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 Acts 22:16 Rom. 6:3-4 Gal. 3: C. 6:9-11 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins Washing away Sins Newness of life Put on Christ Washed & Justified

18 Col. 2:11-14 having been buried with Him in baptism, in which you were also raised up with Him through faith in the working of God, who raised Him from the dead. 13 When you were dead in your transgressions and the uncircumcision of your flesh, He made you alive together with Him, having forgiven us all our transgressions, Be Baptized Raised up Made Alive Forgiven

19 Mark 16:16 Acts 2:38 Acts 22:16 Rom. 6:3-4 Gal. 3: C. 6:9-11 Col. 2:11-13 B A P T I S M Salvation Remission of Sins Washing away Sins Newness of life Put on Christ Washed & Justified Made Alive & Forgiven

20 Eph. 2:8-9 8 For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; 9 not as a result of works, so that no one may boast. Repentance? Confession?

21 Ephesians 2:4-6 Dead in sins 1-3 Mercy and Love 4 Made us ALIVE 5 Grace Saved Raises us Up 6 Saved 5/8 By Grace Through Faith But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ by grace you have been saved 6 and raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,

22 Colossians 2:11-13 Dead in sins 13 BAPTIZED 12 Raised up 12 Through FAITH 12 Made alive 13 Forgiven In him also you were circumcised with a circumcision made without hands, by putting off the body of the flesh, by the circumcision of Christ, 12 having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through faith in the powerful working of God, who raised him from the dead. 13 And you, who were dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made alive together with him, having forgiven us all our trespasses,

23 Ephesians 2 & Colossians 2 Dead in sins 1-3 Mercy and Love 4 Made us ALIVE 5 Grace Saved Raises us Up 6 By Grace Through Faith THAT we are SAVED Dead in sins 13 Made alive 13 BAPTIZED 12 Raised up 12 Forgiven Through FAITH 12 WHEN we are SAVED

24 Thief on the Cross Mark 2:10 power to forgive and HE DID NOW? thru great commission! Great Commission

25 Conditions? Doing what you are supposed to do is just doing what you are supposed to do! Such does NOT produce forgiveness of SINS.

26 Conditions 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, 24 being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus; 25 whom God displayed publicly as a propitiation in His blood through faith. This was to demonstrate His righteousness, because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed;

27 Conditions CAUSE grace (mercy, kindness) Rom 3:24 INSTRUMENT blood of Christ Rom. 3:25 MEANS faith Rom. 3:25 OPERATION forgiveness Col. 2:12-14 Conditions?

28 Conditions? Faith John 8:24 Repentance Luke 13:3; Acts 17:30; 2:38 Confession Rom. 10:9-10, Matt. 10:32-33 Baptism Mark 16:16; Acts 2:38; 22:16, etc.

29 Conditions? Repentance Pray Acts 8:13, Acts 8:22-23 Confess sin 1John 8-9 Forgive others Matt. 6:14-15

30 Scripture Preach Believe Repent Confess Baptized Saved Matt. 28:18-19 Mark 16:16-20 Luke 24:44-48 Acts 2:36-41 Make Disciples

31 Acts Preach Believe Repent Confess Baptized Saved 2: :12, :1-4 8:1-12 4:4 Turn 8:13 8:26-40 (35-39) 9:18 22: : : :33,44-48; 11:18 11:20-21 Jesus Turned

32 Acts Preach Believe Repent Confess Baptized Saved 13:7,12 vs7 13:38-39, 43 13: :1-4 16: : : :11-12

33 Acts Preach Believe Repent Confess Baptized Saved 17: :8 19:4-5

34 Great Commission Mark 16:15-16 Believe Baptized Saved Baptized Saved Believe Believe Saved Baptized

Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation?

Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation? Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation? Many would say No! Requiring anything in addition to faith in Jesus Christ for salvation is a works-based salvation. To add anything to the gospel is to say that Jesus'

More information

ON THE NECESSITY OF BAPTISM. Mark 16:15-16

ON THE NECESSITY OF BAPTISM. Mark 16:15-16 ON THE NECESSITY OF BAPTISM Mark 16:15-16 THIS IS ABOUT OUR SOULS One cannot, Must not, Rely upon ANY MAN, for our answers. MARK 16:15-16 Mark 16:15-16 And He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach

More information

Defunct by Default 1. Jeremiah 4:14 O Jerusalem, wash your heart from evil, that you may be saved. How long shall your wicked thoughts lodge within yo

Defunct by Default 1. Jeremiah 4:14 O Jerusalem, wash your heart from evil, that you may be saved. How long shall your wicked thoughts lodge within yo Defunct by Default 1. Jeremiah 4:14 O Jerusalem, wash your heart from evil, that you may be saved. How long shall your wicked thoughts lodge within you? 2. Isaiah 55:7 let the wicked forsake his way, and

More information

Into What Were You Baptized?

Into What Were You Baptized? Introduction Mark 16:16 Into What Were You Baptized? 1. Have you been baptized? 2. Do you feel it is necessary to be baptized in order to be saved? 3. If you have been baptized, into what were you baptized?

More information

B. (Slide #5) Outside A House Or Shelter During A Blizzard Compared To Being Inside The House. 1. ( ) Outside -- during a terrible blizzard.

B. (Slide #5) Outside A House Or Shelter During A Blizzard Compared To Being Inside The House. 1. ( ) Outside -- during a terrible blizzard. OUTSIDE OF CHRIST COMPARED TO BEING IN CHRIST! Introduction: A. (Slide #2) Outside A Stadium For An Event Compared To Being Inside That Stadium. (Ball Game, Concert, Etc.) 1. ( ) Outside -- I Need Tickets!

More information

God s Grace Demands a Human Response

God s Grace Demands a Human Response God s Grace Demands a Human Response Introduction By Mark Mayberry 4/24/2011 Grace cannot be divorced from our response to the word of God. We are saved by grace (Eph. 2:4-10), but that salvation is expressed

More information

Do I Have to be Rebaptized to Join the Blue Ridge Church of Christ?

Do I Have to be Rebaptized to Join the Blue Ridge Church of Christ? Do I Have to be Rebaptized to Join the Blue Ridge Church of Christ? Do I have to be Rebaptized? It is the church of Christ Do I have to be Rebaptized? It is the church of Christ You must be baptized

More information

And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. 16 He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does

And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. 16 He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. 16 He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned. Mk. 16:15-17 What is

More information

Image from: Hope in God. Our Theme for 2017 Psalm 42:5,11

Image from:   Hope in God. Our Theme for 2017 Psalm 42:5,11 Image from: www.lightstock.com Hope in God Our Theme for 2017 Psalm 42:5,11 Psalms 42:5 5 Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again

More information

Did the Apostle Paul Teach A Righteousness Without Law Keeping? Can a Christian be justified apart from obedience to God s commandments?

Did the Apostle Paul Teach A Righteousness Without Law Keeping? Can a Christian be justified apart from obedience to God s commandments? Did the Apostle Paul Teach A Righteousness Without Law Keeping? Can a Christian be justified apart from obedience to God s commandments? One of the more troublesome passages for mainstream Christianity

More information

The of. WHEN Faith Saves. Romans 6,10,11 Examples In Acts Colossians 2:11-13

The of. WHEN Faith Saves. Romans 6,10,11 Examples In Acts Colossians 2:11-13 WHEN Faith Saves Romans 6,10,11 Examples In Acts Colossians 2:11-13 NECESSITY FAITH Hebrews 11:6 (NKJV) 6 But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He

More information

How Does One Become A Christian

How Does One Become A Christian How Does One Become A Christian Introduction It is not what men eat but what they digest that makes them strong; Not what we gain but what we save that makes us rich; not what we read but what we remember

More information

Saved By Grace Through Faith. Ephesians. Introduction. Introduction. Jews and Gentiles Reconciled Into One Body

Saved By Grace Through Faith. Ephesians. Introduction. Introduction. Jews and Gentiles Reconciled Into One Body Saved By Grace Through Faith Ephesians Lesson 5 Eph. 2:11-22 1. Dead in your trespasses and sins Eph. 2:1-3 2. By grace you have been saved Eph. 2:4-7 3. For by grace you have been saved through faith

More information

Lesson 9: Water Baptism

Lesson 9: Water Baptism Lesson 9: Water Baptism I. In this lesson, we shall examine what the Bible teaches about baptism A. Our focus will be on the water baptisms recorded in the New Testament B. The first accounts of baptism

More information

Matthew 5:16. Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.

Matthew 5:16. Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven. Matthew 5:16 16 Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven. Image from: flickr.com Life Milestones August 19-20, 2017 What

More information

THE PURPOSE AND MEANING OF BAPTISM

THE PURPOSE AND MEANING OF BAPTISM THE PURPOSE AND MEANING OF BAPTISM THE LOST & THE SAVED MATTHEW 25:31-41 Then the King will say to those on His right hand, "Come you blessed of My Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the

More information

The New Birth Burmese

The New Birth Burmese The New Birth Burmese What is The New Birth? Scripture Reference: 1 Peter 1:3 (The New Birth) Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into

More information

Salvation - Baptism. By Robert C. Archer

Salvation - Baptism. By Robert C. Archer Salvation - Baptism By Robert C. Archer Baptism will not Make all of our troubles go away The early disciples were scattered abroad (Acts 8:1-4) The church at Smyrna suffered (Rev. 2:8-10) Paul prayed

More information

Altar & Prayer Ministry Training Lesson 12 - Salvation

Altar & Prayer Ministry Training Lesson 12 - Salvation Altar & Prayer Ministry Training Lesson 12 - Salvation Why is Salvation necessary? God s Original Plan God had a plan. In the beginning Adam and Eve had fellowship with God. At the fall of mankind in the

More information

THE CONVERSIONS IN ACTS SERIES - Lesson Three Conversion of the Ethiopian - How To Become A Christian - Acts 8:26-40

THE CONVERSIONS IN ACTS SERIES - Lesson Three Conversion of the Ethiopian - How To Become A Christian - Acts 8:26-40 THE CONVERSIONS IN ACTS SERIES - Lesson Three Conversion of the Ethiopian - How To Become A Christian - Acts 8:26-40 Intro: A. How does one become a Christian? ---- When you ask this question of men -

More information

God s Free Gift LESSON 5 OUTLINE

God s Free Gift LESSON 5 OUTLINE God s Free Gift LESSON 5 OUTLINE 1. In context, Paul was drawing a comparison in Romans 5:8-9. But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then,

More information

Does The Bible Teach That...

Does The Bible Teach That... Does The Bible Teach That... My Salvation... Is All Of God... From sin and it s punishment He is the only active participant in my salvation And None of Me? I have no role or part - no obedience or cooperation

More information

JUSTIFICATION BY WORKS VERSUS JUSTIFICATION BY GRACE

JUSTIFICATION BY WORKS VERSUS JUSTIFICATION BY GRACE JUSTIFICATION BY WORKS VERSUS JUSTIFICATION BY GRACE INTRODUCTION FOR LESSON TWO We listed in the previous article 21 items the Bible says saves us! GOD saves us through His MERCY, GRACE, and LOVE. CHRIST

More information

The Faith of Abraham. The Faith of Abraham. Walking In A Hoping Growing Faith. Misplaced Pride In Being Abraham s Descendants

The Faith of Abraham. The Faith of Abraham. Walking In A Hoping Growing Faith. Misplaced Pride In Being Abraham s Descendants The Faith of The Faith of Lesson 4 1. An obedient faith 2. Justified by a believing trusting working faith 3. Walking in a hoping growing faith 4. are 's descendants, 2 Walking In A Hoping Growing Faith

More information

The reason Jesus shed His blood of the new covenant

The reason Jesus shed His blood of the new covenant The reason Jesus shed His blood of the new covenant (promises of God, agreement, both parties involved - illus.: marriage, Christ and church) Mat 26:28 For this is my blood of the new testament, which

More information

Is there any indication of the volume of water or method of baptism from these passages?

Is there any indication of the volume of water or method of baptism from these passages? 1 Baptism Let s not ask the question: Is baptism necessary for salvation according to the teachings of TLCC? Rather let s seek to ask & answer this question: What does the Bible say happens in, at, through,

More information

2. Mercy holding back a deserved punishment

2. Mercy holding back a deserved punishment Pastor Robert Rutta Definitions of Salvation Terms 1. Sin - the transgression of the law I John 3:4 Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law. by the

More information

Salvation Doctrines. You are in the eternal plan of God, sharing the destiny of the Lord Jesus Christ. As such you are:

Salvation Doctrines. You are in the eternal plan of God, sharing the destiny of the Lord Jesus Christ. As such you are: Salvation Doctrines "The Christian who does not understand what God has done in the past, and does not have faith in what God will do in the future, will be overwhelmed by today's crisis." Chester McCalley

More information

Basic Bible Questions???

Basic Bible Questions??? Page 1 Basic Bible Questions??? Page 2 Basic Bible Questions #1 1. What do we mean when we say that the Bible is "inspired?" Read: 2 Peter 1:20-21 (Matthew 10:19-20; 2 Timothy 3:16-17) According to this

More information

Basic. Bible. Questions???

Basic. Bible. Questions??? Basic Bible Questions??? Basic Bible Questions #1 1. What do we mean when we say that the Bible is "inspired?" Read: 2 Peter 1:20-21 (Matthew 10:19-20; 2 Timothy 3:16-17) According to this Scripture: Were

More information

#5 Why the Division? By Robert C. Archer

#5 Why the Division? By Robert C. Archer #5 Why the Division? By Robert C. Archer Helps for study Get the right tools Have a plan Study for the classes Choose the right time Prepare outlines on subjects Use common sense rules Common sense rules

More information

JUSTIFIED. Having Been. Romans 5:1 2 (NKJV) 1 Therefore, having been justified by faith, we

JUSTIFIED. Having Been. Romans 5:1 2 (NKJV) 1 Therefore, having been justified by faith, we Having Been JUSTIFIED Romans 5:1 2 (NKJV) 1 Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom also we have access by faith into this grace

More information

Divine Couplets. Mark 16:15 And He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature.

Divine Couplets. Mark 16:15 And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. Divine Couplets A couplet has various meanings, but the main idea it conveys is that something is grouped or arranged in twos. For our lesson, we are going to be looking at divine commands that are linked

More information

What Counts is the New Creation!

What Counts is the New Creation! Sermon Series * 6 May 2018 6:11-18 What Counts is the New Creation! Definition of the Gospel: Gospel (Gk euangelion Good News of and about Jesus Christ Essential Content of the Gospel: 1 Corinthians 15:1-5

More information

THE BIBLE ALONE 1. What book is John referring to in (John 20:30-31)?

THE BIBLE ALONE 1. What book is John referring to in (John 20:30-31)? THE BIBLE ALONE 1. What book is John referring to in (John 20:30-31)? 2. Were all signs, miracles and things recorded in this book? (John 20:30) (John 21:25) 3. Why were these things written in this book?

More information

Introduction. 2 Corinthians. The Gospel Of Christ Is That Word Of Reconciliation. Our Sins Make Us God s Enemies Who Deserve Punishment

Introduction. 2 Corinthians. The Gospel Of Christ Is That Word Of Reconciliation. Our Sins Make Us God s Enemies Who Deserve Punishment 2 Corinthians Lesson 5 God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, 2 Cor. 5:18 Introduction In 2 Cor. 5:18-21, Paul writes of the word of reconciliation

More information

Justification by Works versus Justification by Faith Romans 3 4

Justification by Works versus Justification by Faith Romans 3 4 Justification by Works versus Justification by Faith Romans 3 4 Justification (Salvation) by Works versus Justification (Salvation) by Faith Romans 3 4 Why is this important? 1. One of the greatest differences

More information

And now, why delay? Get up and be baptized, and have your sins washed away, calling on the name of the Lord. Acts 22:15-16 (NLT)

And now, why delay? Get up and be baptized, and have your sins washed away, calling on the name of the Lord. Acts 22:15-16 (NLT) And now, why delay? Get up and be baptized, and have your sins washed away, calling on the name of the Lord. Acts 22:15-16 (NLT) Elora Road Christian Fellowship www.ercf.ca INTRODUCTION Whenever people

More information

The Doctrine of Salvation

The Doctrine of Salvation The Doctrine of Salvation Ac 16:30-31 And he brought them out and said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?" So they said, "Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved, you and your household."?

More information

THINGS TO CONSIDER FACT 2 CHRIST SPECIFICALLY TAUGHT HIS DISCIPLES AND OTHERS TO KEEP THE LAW. PAUL SAID WE ARE NOT UNDER THE LAW.

THINGS TO CONSIDER FACT 2 CHRIST SPECIFICALLY TAUGHT HIS DISCIPLES AND OTHERS TO KEEP THE LAW. PAUL SAID WE ARE NOT UNDER THE LAW. By Steve Atwood THINGS TO CONSIDER As you consider the following FACTS please keep in mind that the words of Paul in Romans through Philemon are the Words of CHRIST. However, many times they differ drastically

More information

Baptize: to submerge or immerse

Baptize: to submerge or immerse Baptize: to submerge or immerse Matthew 3:16, As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting

More information

Lesson 4 Page 1 of 6 Jesus, the Way to Forgiveness. LESSON FOUR - By Sewell Hall

Lesson 4 Page 1 of 6 Jesus, the Way to Forgiveness. LESSON FOUR - By Sewell Hall Lesson 4 Page 1 of 6 Jesus, the Way to Forgiveness LESSON FOUR - By Sewell Hall Many people think that sin is nothing more than a violation of human relationships. They consider an action sinful only if

More information

C. In the OT God promised to give His people a new name (Isa 62:2). YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN (John 3:1-8)

C. In the OT God promised to give His people a new name (Isa 62:2). YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN (John 3:1-8) YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN (John 3:1-8) C. In the OT God promised to give His people a new name (Isa 62:2). A. Jesus told Nicodemus that one must be born again to see & to enter the kingdom of God. 1. He also

More information

New Series - discover what scripture teaches - engage in a new way Scripture calls us: - ambassadors 2 Cor. 5: light to the world Matt.

New Series - discover what scripture teaches - engage in a new way Scripture calls us: - ambassadors 2 Cor. 5: light to the world Matt. New Series - discover what scripture teaches - engage in a new way Scripture calls us: - ambassadors 2 Cor. 5:18-21 - light to the world Matt. 5:14, Phil 2:15 - clear evidence of God s love John 15 - witnesses

More information

Message Nine Appreciating Christ as the Reality of the Trespass Offering

Message Nine Appreciating Christ as the Reality of the Trespass Offering John 1:29 Message Nine Appreciating Christ as the Reality of the Trespass Offering Scripture Reading: John 1:29; 1 Cor. 15:3; 1 Pet. 3:18; 2:24; 1 John 2:2; 4:10; Gal. 1:4; Matt. 26:28; Heb. 1:3; 10:12

More information

3. How one receives forgiveness from the Father

3. How one receives forgiveness from the Father LESSON III - FORGIVENESS A. Forgiveness From The Father To Humans 1. Conditions for forgiveness by the Father a. Matthew 6:14-15 (NKJV) "For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will

More information

Accordingly I in accordance with this revealed purpose of God to reject the wisdom of men and instead preach the cross accordingly.

Accordingly I in accordance with this revealed purpose of God to reject the wisdom of men and instead preach the cross accordingly. Series: 1 Corinthians Title: Our Determinate Message Text: 1 Cor 2: 1-2 Place: SGBC, New Jersey Date: August 13, 2015 This is the most important message I have ever preached. Paul declared the utter uselessness

More information

THE TRUTH ABOUT SIN A BIBLICAL STUDY ON SIN AND SALVATION

THE TRUTH ABOUT SIN A BIBLICAL STUDY ON SIN AND SALVATION SESSION 3 SIN AND SANCTIFICATION I. REVIEW OF FOUNDATIONAL TRUTHS 1. Sin is destructive and brings death to every area of our life [Rom. 6:23]. 2. Sin is to break God s holy and righteous standards in

More information

FOUNDATION STONE 3 CONCERNING THE WORD OF GOD INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT WASHINGS OR DOCTRINES OF BAPTISMS

FOUNDATION STONE 3 CONCERNING THE WORD OF GOD INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT WASHINGS OR DOCTRINES OF BAPTISMS FOUNDATION STONE 3 INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT WASHINGS OR DOCTRINES OF BAPTISMS We will start with water baptism, which is one of the most misunderstood Christian experiences in the church today. There are those

More information

Adult study of Jesus Christ

Adult study of Jesus Christ Last week we dealt with the question what is righteousness in general. This week we are going to study the many facets of righteousness, so that we may increase our understanding of the righteousness we

More information

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor un-circumcision avails anything, but a new creation. -Galatians 6:15

For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor un-circumcision avails anything, but a new creation. -Galatians 6:15 IN CHRIST I AM CONFESSIONS In Christ I am a new man Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. -2 Corinthians 5:17 For in

More information

Are the Jews God s Chosen People? By John T Polk II

Are the Jews God s Chosen People? By John T Polk II Are the Jews God s Chosen People? By John T Polk II This tract and additional Bible study materials are available at www.johntpolktwo.net By John T Polk II Page 2 of 14 Question: Are the modern- day Jews

More information

Lesson 6 Should You Be Baptized?

Lesson 6 Should You Be Baptized? Lesson 6 Should You Be Baptized? THE SYMBOLIC MEANING OF BAPTISM Much symbolism surrounds the subject of baptism. We need to understand that symbolism to know why God leads us to baptism. 1. Did God condemn

More information

THE LORD S SUPPER (Matt 26:26-30)

THE LORD S SUPPER (Matt 26:26-30) THE LORD S SUPPER (Matt 26:26-30) Read Song # 189, When I Survey The Wondrous Cross A. This morning I d like for us to contemplate the L.S.; there will be no visual aids they were not required 1. A moment

More information

The Mystery of God. 1 Corinthians 2:6-16

The Mystery of God. 1 Corinthians 2:6-16 The Mystery of God 1 Corinthians 2:6-16 It is God s wisdom (2:6) It is secret & hidden wisdom (2:7) It is eternal (2:7) It is wisdom prepared for those who love God (2:9) It stems from the deep things

More information

How Can I Know When I Am Ready to be Baptized? Acts 10:47-48

How Can I Know When I Am Ready to be Baptized? Acts 10:47-48 How Can I Know When I Am Ready to be Baptized? Acts 10:47-48 How Can I Know When I Am Ready to be Baptized? Baptism is a central part of the faith. Acts 10:47-48 - Can anyone forbid water, that these should

More information

You MUST BE Born Again

You MUST BE Born Again You MUST BE Born Again John 3:3-7 - 3 Jesus answered and said to him, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God." 4 Nicodemus said to Him, "How can a man be

More information

Sermon : Work of Law -vs- Good Works Page 1

Sermon : Work of Law -vs- Good Works Page 1 Sermon : Work of Law -vs- Good Works Page 1 Works of Law -vs- Good Works Text : Rom. 3: 19-28 ; Jas. 2: 18-26 S#1. A. For centuries there has been a debate raging about a possible S#2. contradiction between

More information

Randy Zinn (Pastor of Dustin Baptist Church) will be presenting the viewpoint: Baptism in water is not absolutely essential for salvation.

Randy Zinn (Pastor of Dustin Baptist Church) will be presenting the viewpoint: Baptism in water is not absolutely essential for salvation. Randy Zinn (Pastor of Dustin Baptist Church) will be presenting the viewpoint: Baptism in water is not absolutely essential for salvation. George Battey (preacher of the Church of Christ) will be presenting

More information

41 Reasons You Should be Baptized

41 Reasons You Should be Baptized 41 Reasons You Should be Baptized 1 Dr. James E. Smith 1. BECAUSE JESUS COMMANDED IT. He commanded His disciples to baptize those whom they had taught (Matt. 28:19). The implication is that those who have

More information

THIS IS A FAITHFUL SAYING - 2 Tim 2: Baptism is Essential to Salvation

THIS IS A FAITHFUL SAYING - 2 Tim 2: Baptism is Essential to Salvation THIS IS A FAITHFUL SAYING - 2 Tim 2:11-13 - Baptism is Essential to Salvation Intro: A. Understanding what is meant by this is - A Faithful Saying - it is one that is true 1. When dealing with the past

More information

Study of Galatians Galatians 1:1-10 Bellevue Church of Christ Winter 2016 / 2017

Study of Galatians Galatians 1:1-10 Bellevue Church of Christ Winter 2016 / 2017 I. Paul s Greeting (1-5) ἀπόστολος apostolos; Lit -a messenger, one sent on a mission Acts 1:1-6 Common Greeting -Rom, I & II Cor, Gal, Eph, Philem Rom :1-1 II. Paul s Grief (6-10) Jesus is the ONLY Way!

More information

The Nature and Work of The Holy Spirit. The Nature and Work of The Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit Convicts and Converts Sinners

The Nature and Work of The Holy Spirit. The Nature and Work of The Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit Convicts and Converts Sinners The Nature and Work of The Lesson 7 The Gift of The The Nature and Work of The 1. The Is God 2. The s Work In The Old Testament 3. The s Work With Jesus 4. The Apostles Baptized With The Holy Spirit To

More information

Every person who has believed the Gospel of Jesus Christ and repented of their sins.

Every person who has believed the Gospel of Jesus Christ and repented of their sins. Water Baptism the Bible Way (Adapted from Raymond Woodward s Life Course 101) But when they believed Philip preaching the things concerning the kingdom of God, and the name of Jesus Christ, they were baptized,

More information

All Things Have Become New

All Things Have Become New All Things Have Become New Acts 17:19-21 NKJV And they took him and brought him to the Areopagus, saying, "May we know what this new doctrine is of which you speak? 20 For you are bringing some strange

More information

Our text says, Ephesians 4: 22: Put off the old man Ephesians 4: 24: Put on the new man.

Our text says, Ephesians 4: 22: Put off the old man Ephesians 4: 24: Put on the new man. Series: Ephesians Title: The Old Man and the New Man Text: Ephesians 4: 22, 24 Date: June 8, 2014 Place: SGBC, New Jersey Ephesians 4: 22: That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man,

More information

New Beginnings. 2 Corinthians 5:14-21

New Beginnings. 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 New Beginnings 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 Psalm 51:5 "Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity, And in sin my mother conceived me. Ps. 51:2-4a Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, And cleanse me from my sin.

More information

BAPTISM The Patterns of Church Life

BAPTISM The Patterns of Church Life BAPTISM The Patterns of Church Life I. THE OLD TESTAMENT ROOTS OF BAPTISM A. The Word Baptism baptizō (βαπτίζω)/baptō (βάπτω) 1. Noun form: to immerse or to submerge; Verbal form: to dip, to dip into,

More information

Who I am in Christ 1

Who I am in Christ 1 My Identity in Christ Who I am in Christ 1 1 I am a child of God John 1:12 But as many as received Him, He gave to them authority to become the children of God, to those who believe on His name, Romans

More information

BIBLICAL SOTERIOLOGY: An Overview and Defense of the Reformed Doctrines of Salvation. by Ra McLaughlin. Limited Atonement, part 2

BIBLICAL SOTERIOLOGY: An Overview and Defense of the Reformed Doctrines of Salvation. by Ra McLaughlin. Limited Atonement, part 2 BIBLICAL SOTERIOLOGY: An Overview and Defense of the Reformed Doctrines of Salvation by Ra McLaughlin Limited Atonement, part 2 ARGUMENTS SUPPORTING THE DOCTRINE OF LIMITED ATONEMENT I. NEED FOR THE ATONEMENT

More information

3/3/2013 Christian Baptism II 1

3/3/2013 Christian Baptism II 1 Christian Baptism II The Bible teaches many wonderful things about the grace of God and how it works through baptism. Hello, I m Phil Sanders, and this is a Bible study, In Search of the Lord s Way. Today,

More information

Survey of the Bible Ezekiel 37:12-14

Survey of the Bible Ezekiel 37:12-14 Survey of the Bible Ezekiel 37:12-14 Last week we ended with the proposition that the resurrection that Ezekiel addresses in the first part of chapter 37 is dealing with a resurrection that is intrinsically

More information

HOW TO SHARE THE GOSPEL

HOW TO SHARE THE GOSPEL How a Sinner becomes a Saint 1. must see self as a sinner, totally incapable of saving yourself (Jeremiah 3:13) 2.must believe that reconciliation is provided through Christ s death (Rom 5:8-11; Col 1:19-23)

More information

For whom did Christ die?

For whom did Christ die? For whom did Christ die? Arminianism: Christ died for all the sins of all people Christ died to remove the barrier of sin No certainty that anyone will be saved Deliverance from sin depends upon the will

More information

Winnipeg Christian Family Ministry Inc. Statement of Faith. 1. Holy Scripture Bible

Winnipeg Christian Family Ministry Inc. Statement of Faith. 1. Holy Scripture Bible 2 Timothy 3:-17 New International Version (NIV) Statement of Faith 1. Holy Scripture Bible All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

More information

5. Jesus Christ, The Sinner s Only Hope How Can I Be Saved?

5. Jesus Christ, The Sinner s Only Hope How Can I Be Saved? 5. Jesus Christ, The Sinner s Only Hope How Can I Be Saved? If no one and nothing in this world can save you, can you be saved? Remember, the standard that must be maintained and satisfied is God s holiness.

More information

COME LET US REASON. 1. Is there a command to obey that applies to us in the letter or in principle?

COME LET US REASON. 1. Is there a command to obey that applies to us in the letter or in principle? HAPPY SABBATH! 1 COME LET US REASON 1. Is there a command to obey that applies to us in the letter or in principle? COME LET US REASON 1. Is there a command to obey that applies to us in the letter or

More information

Global Good News Literature. Basic Christianity

Global Good News Literature. Basic Christianity Basic Christianity 1 "16 All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, 17 that the man of God may be complete,

More information

Is "Lordship Salvation" Biblical?

Is Lordship Salvation Biblical? From TeachingtheWord's Bible Knowledgebase Salvation: Sin & Repentance Is "Lordship Salvation" Biblical? by Dr. Paul M. Elliott "Lordship salvation" says that you must "take up your cross" in order to

More information

A Tutorial on learning to present The One Shot/2 Minute approach.

A Tutorial on learning to present The One Shot/2 Minute approach. 1 A Tutorial on learning to present The One Shot/2 Minute approach. Teaching exercises for group or individual learning. 1. Review The One Shot/ 2-Minute approach, for 5-15 minutes and get familiar with

More information

Lesson # Six 5/7/2017 Faith And Our Salvation 1

Lesson # Six 5/7/2017 Faith And Our Salvation 1 Lesson # Six 5/7/2017 Faith And Our Salvation 1 Salvation is by grace through faith alone based on the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, who came to die for us as our substitute. Jay Cole Regeneration,

More information

You MUST BE Born Again

You MUST BE Born Again You MUST BE Born Again John 3:3-7 - 3 Jesus answered and said to him, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God." 4 Nicodemus said to Him, "How can a man be

More information

Are You Saved? Presenting the Study Sheet:

Are You Saved? Presenting the Study Sheet: Presenting the Study Sheet: Are You Saved? The study sheet Are You Saved? is called the Salvation sheet. It can follow any of the three study sheets that have already been presented in this Teacher s Guide;

More information

Identification Truth The Foundation for Eternal Security Part 2

Identification Truth The Foundation for Eternal Security Part 2 Identification Truth The Foundation for Eternal Security Part 2 Jim McGowan, Th.D. This presentation was compiled using excerpts from the Complete Works of Miles J. Stanford, resources obtained from Duluth

More information

The Mistakes of Naaman

The Mistakes of Naaman The Mistakes of Naaman Introduction Read Text 2 Kings 5:1-14 1. Paul writes in Rom 15:4 "For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning." A. Certainly this is true in the case

More information

WHAT IF? Richie Thetford

WHAT IF? Richie Thetford WHAT IF? WHAT IF? God does exist? The Bible really is His inspired Word? My soul will survive the death of the body? God really intends to punish the disobedient? God does reward the obedient? Hell is

More information

BILLY D. REAGAN Christ Proclaiming Ambassador

BILLY D. REAGAN Christ Proclaiming Ambassador BILLY D. REAGAN Christ Proclaiming Ambassador From the desk of December 17, 2013 (revised 4-22-15) Power of Water Baptism into Christ Jesus Romans 1:16-17 (NIV) 16 I am not ashamed of the gospel, because

More information

15. WATER BAPTISM--IS IT ESSENTIAL TO OUR CONVERSION AND SALVATION?

15. WATER BAPTISM--IS IT ESSENTIAL TO OUR CONVERSION AND SALVATION? 15. WATER BAPTISM--IS IT ESSENTIAL TO OUR CONVERSION AND SALVATION? INTRODUCTION There are two parts to man's salvation: First is that which the Lord has done in making man s salvation possible (Romans

More information

THE ETERNAL SECURITY OF THE BELIEVER The Scriptural Reasons Why Every Christian Is Secure Eternally (Written for teachers) By Pastor Arthur L.

THE ETERNAL SECURITY OF THE BELIEVER The Scriptural Reasons Why Every Christian Is Secure Eternally (Written for teachers) By Pastor Arthur L. THE ETERNAL SECURITY OF THE BELIEVER The Scriptural Reasons Why Every Christian Is Secure Eternally (Written for teachers) By Pastor Arthur L. Watkins Eternal security simply means "once saved always saved".

More information

BELIEVER BASICS 101 Session 4

BELIEVER BASICS 101 Session 4 BELIEVER BASICS 101 Session 4 A Christian and Their Witness (Leader s Version) By Dr. Jensen Petersen, 2012 CrossPoint Ministries, www.jensenpetersen.org Session Plan Opening Prayer and Review Memory Verse

More information

that He was raised the third day, according to the Scriptures.

that He was raised the third day, according to the Scriptures. God says in Mark 16:16 that those who do not believe the gospel are unregenerate. He says in 1 Corinthians 15:4 that the gospel includes the truth that He was raised the third day, according to the Scriptures.

More information

What Do the Scriptures Teach About Baptism?

What Do the Scriptures Teach About Baptism? What Do the Scriptures Teach About Baptism? David Sain The church of our Lord is the grandest, most glorious institution on this earth. Yet, in my personal judgment, she is also the most misunderstood

More information

Dead to Sin LESSON 7 OUTLINE. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein?

Dead to Sin LESSON 7 OUTLINE. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein? Dead to Sin LESSON 7 OUTLINE 1. Let s return to Romans 6:2 and go into some detail concerning this first reason Paul gave for, Why live holy? How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein?

More information

The 14 Mysteries of the Kingdom of God Fred R. Coulter September 23, 2013

The 14 Mysteries of the Kingdom of God Fred R. Coulter September 23, 2013 Fred R. Coulter September 23, 2013 Greeting s, brethren! Welcome to the fifth day of the Feast of Tabernacles. I hope that everyone is having a wonderful Feast. I hope that there are many things that you

More information

GOD IS BOTH JUST AND THE JUSTIFIER. Randy Broberg Maranatha Mens Ministry December 4, 2018

GOD IS BOTH JUST AND THE JUSTIFIER. Randy Broberg Maranatha Mens Ministry December 4, 2018 GOD IS BOTH JUST AND THE JUSTIFIER Randy Broberg Maranatha Mens Ministry December 4, 2018 FOR EVERY NEED THERE IS A FACET FOR EVERY FACET THERE IS A NEED BORN AGAIN RESTART ADOPTED RESCUED REDEEMED JUSTIFIED

More information

The Gift of Salvation

The Gift of Salvation The Gift of Salvation Louis S. Chafer "Salvation" 1922 I. In the Eternal Plan of God: 1. Foreknown, For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son (Rom. 8:29.

More information

The Riches of God's Amazing Grace! - Ephesians 1: things that are true before and after salvation

The Riches of God's Amazing Grace! - Ephesians 1: things that are true before and after salvation The Riches of God's Amazing Grace! - Ephesians 1:3-7 276 things that are true before and after salvation God's grace toward hell-deserving sinners ought to encourage everyone whom Jesus has saved. As the

More information

Jesus The Way, The Truth, The Life (John 14:6)

Jesus The Way, The Truth, The Life (John 14:6) Jesus The Way, The Truth, The Life (John 14:6) Introduction John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. 1. Jesus had just said: And

More information

THE PURPOSE OF BAPTISM

THE PURPOSE OF BAPTISM THE PURPOSE OF BAPTISM (by George Battey) This present study revolves around the purpose of baptism. The issues discussed here are not: How baptism is to be performed? (sprinkle / immerse) Who should be

More information

CHRISTIANITY vs.. Jehovah s Witnesses

CHRISTIANITY vs.. Jehovah s Witnesses CHRISTIANITY vs.. Jehovah s Witnesses Review of Important Points 1] How do I know that what I believe really is the TRUTH? A: My source of truth is God s s Word the BIBLE. 2] How do I know the BIBLE really

More information