The First Gospel

The First Gospel

If someone were to ask you to point to the first time the promise of the Gospel is mentioned in scripture, where would you go? Most would flip to the most well known verse in scripture, John 3:16. Perhaps those who are a little more Bible savvy would go to Isaiah 53 and the suffering servant. But what if I told you that the same chapter that contained one of the darkest moments in history also contained one of the most glorious promises?

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Paying The Debt Of The Gospel

Paying The Debt Of The Gospel

Many throughout history have been influenced by the apostle Paul. But, of all his writings, the letter to the Romans can be said to be one of the most influential. From Augustine to Luther and from Luther to the Puritans, the letter of Romans shaped not only the theological landscape of the West, but also went on to permeate all strata of western society.

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The Covenant Of Works: Do This And Live

The Covenant Of Works: Do This And Live

As we see in Genesis 1, God has created all things, the heavens, the Earth, animals, etc. Then, He creates man in His own image, forming him from dust and breathing life into him. There we see the uniqueness of the relationship between God and his people. We are image bearers of the triune God; something that other creatures can’t lay claim to. God then gives the newly formed Adam responsibilities; works.

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