Catechism Questions 29 & 30

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog

29. What do we inherit from Adam as a result of this original sin? A. A sinful nature. Psalm 58:3; Genesis 6:5; Matthew 15:18-20; John 2:24-25; Romans 8:7; Ephesians 2:3 30. What does every sin deserve? A: The anger and judgement of God. Romans 1:18; Galatians 3:10; Ephesians...

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Definitions to Remember

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog

Old Testament: The part of the Bible that records God’s laws (the Torah), the writings of God’s people, the prophesies, and the history of God’s people before Jesus came. Omnipotent:  All-powerful. Only God is omnipotent. Omnipresent:  Present everywhere. Only God is omnipresent.

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Catechism Questions 27 & 28

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in Blog

27. What happened to our first parents when they had sinned? A. Instead of being holy and happy, they became sinful and miserable. Genesis 3:16-19; Romans 5:12 28. What effect did the sin of Adam have on all people? A: All people are born in a state of sin and misery. Psalm 51:5; Romans 5:12,...

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Catechism Questions 25 & 26

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog

25. Why did they eat the forbidden fruit? A. Because they did not believe what God had said. Genesis 3:1-6 26. Who tempted them to this sin? A: The devil tempted Eve, and she gave the fruit to Adam. Genesis 3:1-6, 12-13; 2 Corinthians 11:3; 1 Timothy...

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Definitions to Remember

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog

Mercy: When God doesn’t give us the punishment we deserve. All mercy is shown through Christ. Messiah:  The deliverer promised to God’s people in the Old Testament. The word means “anointed one.” The way people were inaugurated to high office was to pour olive oil over their heads. Jesus was anointed as Prophet, Priest and King, though not with oil, but with the Holy Spirit. “Christ” is the New Testament word for Messiah. Missions: ...

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