Soli Deo Gloria

Posts from December 2015

Romans 3 – God Upholds His Righteousness, No One Is Righteous, Righteousness of God Through Faith

The Jews had great advantage with circumcision. They had God’s Word. Their faithlessness doesn’t nullify God’s faithfulness. The fact that our unrighteousness shows God’s righteousness doesn’t make God unrighteous to inflict wrath on us. If my sin (lie) causes God’s truth to abound to His glory he is still righteous to judge. Sinning so that…

Romans 2 – God’s Judgment, The Law

We who judge have no excuse. We condemn ourselves by passing judgment on others for doing what we do. If you do what you judge others for, do you think you’ll escape the judgment of God? Don’t presume on his kindness, forbearance, and patience. These are meant to lead us to repentance. Because of our…

Summaries & Thoughts on Acts

Below are links to all the posts of chapter summaries and brief thoughts on each chapter of Acts: (1) Acts 1 – Jesus’ Ascension, Church Gathering, Matthias the 12th Apostle (2) Acts 2 – Pentecost, New Testament Church (3) Acts 3 – Healing the Lame Beggar & Peter’s 2nd Sermon (4) Acts 4 – Arrested…