We have already established that, like Abraham, we are put in right relationship with God by faith. Now we ask, faith in what? This passage shows us that faith is not a general sense of wellbeing. Faith is not an optimistic view of the future based on hope in the goodness of people. Faith, the […]

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Why Abraham? – Romans 4 – June 28, 2020

It may appear that Abraham is a mere example of someone who once trusted God and somehow illustrates how we are to trust God.  But a closer look reveals that Abraham is more than an example.  Through Abraham, God moves his plan of salvation toward Christ, reveals the gospel of justification by grace and faith, […]

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