For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith working through love. - Galatians 5:6
Kevin talks about some ways that the devil tries to attack the Christians assurance, and cause them to lose their firm persuasion that God is for them and has lovingly saved them.
Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has demanded permission to sift you like wheat; but I have prayed for you, that your faith may not fail; and you, when once you have turned again, strengthen your brothers. - Luke 22:31-32
God does have absolutes. There is only one opinion that matters and it's not our opinion, it's God's.
If your in the Word of God today, then you will be seeing Christ as precious today, and in return you will not believe the lies of the devil. The Word shows us that Christ is better then everything else and if we aren't in the Word we will not see that and it will lead us to sin.
Romans 4:5 - And to the one who does not work but believes in him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is counted as righteousness. Get Justification & Regeneration http://grantedministries.org/jr
Bob Jennings defines what faith is. Hebrews 11:7 - By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
“I can't believe in Christ,” is the complaint we often hear from the inquiring. What does it mean? Are those who make it in earnest? Have they considered what they say?
In the 5th part of the Christian Maturity series Tim talks about faith... and living a life of faith and trusting in the Lord, is this how your life appears? Oh may it be so. Romans 14:23 says that anything not done in faith is a sin! - May God examine us all!
May God be glorified in our lives as we submit to the Gospel and live obedient lives by the power of Cross and not waste this vapor of a life that we have left to live. Romans 15:14 - I myself am satisfied about you, my brothers, that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge and able to instruct one another.
The Bible commands men to repent. When someone says "I can't repent" the problem is not that they cannot repent, but that they will not repent. They are trying to blame God for their unwillingness to repent.
Tim Conway brings a sermon on repentance and faith, true saving faith.