Elementary Truths (Part 3)

Repentance and Faith

1.  The Gospel confronts people’s wrong beliefs about righteousness and offers a better solution (Romans 1:16-17).

a.  It is by faith alone in Jesus Christ (Rom. 3:21-26).

b. It is the only solution offered by God and is available for all sinful men (Rom. 3:27-31).

2.  The Gospel brings us into the realm of grace and provides for everything we need to have a relationship with God (Rom. 5:1-5).

a.  It brings about complete forgiveness of sins (Rom. 5:6-11).

b.  It brings about complete righteousness before God (Rom. 5:12-21).

3.  All of these is in the realm of the unseen and requires and repentance from dead works and faith in God to become effective (Rom. 10:1-13).

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