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 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 43

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 43: God frees you. Photo by Toni Lluch on Unsplash I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, that you should not be their slaves; I have broken the bands of your yoke and made you walk upright. Leviticus 26:13 … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 43

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 37

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 37: In Jesus, you win. Photo by Josefin on Unsplash The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 1Corinthians 15:56 NIV Sin brings death to our … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 37

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 29

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 29: God’s grace, a gift to you. Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash But – When God our Savior revealed his kindness and love, he saved us, not because of the righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He washed away our sins, giving … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 29

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 24

107 truths about God, the world, and you. 24: Jesus shows you the way. Photo by Philipp Berndt on Unsplash Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6 ESV Jesus – in His life, death, and resurrection – … Continue reading The Heart of the Christian Faith: Truth 24