The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 58

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 58: God calls you to rest. Photo by Dale Aceron on Unsplash Six days shall work be done, but the seventh day is a Sabbath of solemn rest, holy to the Lord. Whoever does any work on the Sabbath day shall be put to death. Exodus 31:15 … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 58

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 53

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 53: God commands you to be true to His name. Photo by Michal Matlon on Unsplash “You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God, for the Lord will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses his name.” Exodus 20:7 NIV The third commandment of the … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 53

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 49

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 49: Do not form your own image of God. Photo by Federico Bottos on Unsplash “You must not make for yourself an idol of any kind or an image of anything in the heavens or on the earth or in the sea. You must not bow down … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 49

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 47

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 47: Denying God as God, the foremost sin. Photo by Stefan Kunze on Unsplash The fool says in his heart, “There is no God.” They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds; there is none who does good. Psalm 14:1 ESV In God’s sight, there is no such … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 47

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 40

107 truths about God, the world, and you. Photo by Ditto Bowo on Unsplash 40: God’s rule of right and wrong is woven into your being. All [our Lord] does is just and good, all his commandments are trustworthy. They are forever true, to be obeyed faithfully and with integrity. Psalm 111:7-8 NLT Created in … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 40

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 33

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 33: God’s grace makes you right in Christ. [Photo by Brett Jordan on Unsplash] God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. 2Corinthians 5:19 NIV Only God’s act of mercy through Jesus … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 33

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 27

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 27: Jesus embraced humiliation for you. Photo by Gabriella Clare Marino on Unsplash He grew up before him like a tender shoot, and like a root out of dry ground. He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him, nothing in his appearance that we … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 27

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 25

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 25: Jesus represents you before God. Photo by Suhyeon Choi on Unsplash For every high priest chosen from among men is appointed to act on behalf of men in relation to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. Hebrews 5:1 ESV As Priest, Jesus represents us … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 25

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 21

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 21: God’s Son – Jesus – your Rescuer. [Photo by Sue Carroll on Unsplash] For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 21

The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 16

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 16: The first sin infected everyone. [Photo by Saad Chaudhry on Unsplash] For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s glorious standard.2Corinthians 3:23 NLT Within Adam was the seed of all mankind. His sin in the beginning was everyone’s sin. The “very good” created by … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 16