The truth is that there actually is no condemnation…..
Freedom With Purpose
1 Corinthians 15: 14, 17
14 …If Christ is not risen, then our preaching is empty and your faith is also empty…17 And if Christ is not risen, your faith is futile; you are still in your sins!
If Christ is not risen, your faith is futile and you are still in your sins!
14 If Christ has not risen, then our preaching is in vain [it amounts to nothing] and your faith is devoid of truth and is fruitless (without effect, empty, imaginary, and unfounded)….17 And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is mere delusion [futile, fruitless], and you are still in your sins [under the control and penalty of sin]
If my sins are just covered then they are still there. It is like putting new wallpaper on top of existing wallpaper – the old wallpaper is now covered but it is still there. If you peel back the new wallpaper you will expose the old one underneath.
The Old Covenant was based upon the principle of sacrifice as a covering for sin. But in Hebrews chapters 8 – 10 we see that God has established a brand new covenant with better promises. The New Covenant promises the removal of our sin! Continue reading 'New Wine for New Wineskins July 2014'»
God made man in his own image and blessed them and told them to be fruitful and multiply, to fill the earth, subdue it, and have dominion…..
The first of a new series on how to stay high based on a study of Romans chapter 5…..