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Title: The Grace Of God


1
The Grace Of God
2
Introduction
  • Definition of grace!
  • This word found at least 163 times on the Bible
  • Found in 39 verses of the Old Testament
  • Found in 124 verses of the New Testament
  • Examples of usage
  • Noah Gen. 68
  • The wise Prov. 11-9
  • Salvation is by grace through faith Eph.
    28-9
  • Not by grace alone through faith alone!
  • Jas. 214-26 313 1 Pet 212
  • A Christian can fall from grace!
  • Gal. 54 The possibility of apostasy!

3
Ephesians 21-8
  • And you hath he quickened, who were dead in
    trespasses and sins 2 Wherein in time past ye
    walked according to the course of this world,
    according to the prince of the power of the air,
    the spirit that now worketh in the children of
    disobedience 3 Among whom also we all had our
    conversation in times past in the lusts of our
    flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of
    the mind and were by nature the children of
    wrath, even as others.4 But God, who is rich in
    mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us,
    5 Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened
    us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved)
    6 And hath raised us up together, and made us sit
    together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus 7
    That in the ages to come he might shew the
    exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness
    toward us through Christ Jesus. 8 For by grace
    are ye saved through faith and that not of
    yourselves it is the gift of God

4
Ephesians 21-8
  • And you hath he quickened, who were dead in
    trespasses and sins 2 Wherein in time past ye
    walked according to the course of this world,
    according to the prince of the power of the air,
    the spirit that now worketh in the children of
    disobedience 3 Among whom also we all had our
    conversation in times past in the lusts of our
    flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of
    the mind and were by nature the children of
    wrath, even as others.4 But God, who is rich in
    mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us,
    5 Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened
    us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved)
    6 And hath raised us up together, and made us sit
    together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus 7
    That in the ages to come he might shew the
    exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness
    toward us through Christ Jesus. 8 For by grace
    are ye saved through faith and that not of
    yourselves it is the gift of God

5
Introduction
  • Salvation involves God and man!
  • Grace is Gods part!
  • Gods attitude toward man!
  • Jn. 316
  • Faith is mans part!
  • Mans response to Gods spiritual provisions!
  • Rom. 1017 51-2, 6-8
  • 2 Cor. 57
  • Gal. 311, 22-26
  • Heb. 1038
  • Heb. 11 Heroes hall of the faithful of old!

6
Grace Defined
  • Charis, Gk. - graciousness (as gratifying), of
    manner or act (abstract or concrete literal,
    figurative or spiritual especially the divine
    influence upon the heart, and its reflection in
    the life including gratitude)--acceptable,
    benefit, favour, gift, grace(- ious), joy,
    liberality, pleasure, thank(-s, -worthy). - Strong

7
Grace Defined
  • Chen, Heb. - graciousness, i.e. subjective
    (kindness, favor) or objective (beauty)--favour,
    grace(-ious), pleasant, precious,
    (well-)favoured.

8
Truths about the grace of God!
  • It is the word of God!
  • Acts 2032
  • Can be continued in!
  • Acts 1343 cf. Acts 1123 1422
  • Requires us to work!
  • Acts 1426 cf. 132 1538 1 Cor. 1558 161
  • Was manifest by Jesus Christ!
  • 1 Cor. 14 Heb. 28, 9 Jn. 316

9
Truths about the grace of God!
  • Is the present dispensation!
  • Eph. 31-5
  • Is a gift of God given by the agency of the Holy
    Spirit!
  • Eph. 19 37 Rom. 11-5 1516-18
  • Can be failed by some!
  • 1 Cor. 1510 Acts 2619 Heb. 1215 Col.
    121-29
  • All must be done according to the Lords way!
  • Rom. 101-4 Eph. 28-9 Col. 317
  • Galatians Gal 221 54

10
Truths about the grace of God!
  • Brings salvation to all men! Tit. 211
  • Done so by Christ!
  • Rom. 515-19 Tit. 34-8
  • Teaches us! Tit. 212
  • Rom. 611-15
  • Is the truth! 1 Pet. 212
  • Col. 16
  • Is manifold in nature! 1 Pet. 410
  • Jas. 117 Rom. 126-8
  • Many gifts in various ways!

11
Truths about the grace of God!
  • It is the word of God!
  • Can be continued in!
  • Requires us to work!
  • Was manifest by Jesus Christ!
  • Is the present dispensation!
  • Is a gift of God given by the agency of the Holy
    Spirit!
  • Can be failed by some!
  • Brings salvation to all men!
  • Teaches us!
  • Is the truth!
  • Is manifold in nature!

12
Conclusion
  • The truths about the grace of God are as the sand
    on the sea shore!
  • Innumerable!
  • Manifold! 1 Pet. 410
  • We are saved by His grace through faith!
  • Eph. 28
  • Must be obedient to the faith once delivered!
  • Jude 3
  • Rom. 413-16 51-5 15-7
  • Eph. 41-4 2 Thess. 213-15

13
Important Truth About The Grace Of God
  • 1 Corinthians 11-4
  • 1 Peter 512

14
Introduction
  • True Christians Stand in the Grace of God!
  • Rom. 51-2 1 Pet. 512
  • There are many FALSE ideas about Gods Grace!
  • Calvinistic ideas such as
  • It is irresistible and applied to certain ones!
  • Irresistible Grace
  • Unconditional Election
  • Continuous Cleansing!
  • 1 Jn. 17-10
  • How do we stand in Gods Grace?
  • Heb. 1215

15
Truths About Gods Grace
  • Gods Grace Is Universally Available but not
    Universally Accepted!
  • Titus 211
  • Rom. 515 (vs. 12)
  • Matt. 713-14
  • 2 Cor. 514, 15

16
Truths About Gods Grace
  • Gods Grace Is Only Accessible Through Jesus
    Christ by Faith!
  • Rom. 51-2
  • Eph. 28

17
Truths About Gods Grace
  • Gods Grace Is Teaches Us To Obey The Gospel of
    Christ!
  • Titus 211-12
  • Noah Grace, Faith, Obedience
  • Gen. 68-9, 14, 22 Heb. 117
  • 1 Peter 512 the True Grace of God includes
  • Obedience in our lives 113-16
  • Abstaining from fleshly lusts 211-16
  • Submitting to civil government 213-17
  • Spousal responsibilities 31-7
  • Putting away worldliness 41-3
  • Abstaining from idolatry 43
  • Fervent love for our brethren 48
  • Extending hospitality 49

18
Truths About Gods Grace
  • Gods Grace Does Not Tolerate Sin!
  • Rom. 61-2, 15
  • Grace does not say, "in spite of your sin you
    will be cleansed saved."
  • Grace calls us to repudiate repent of sin - not
    let it live in us reign over us!
  • Rom. 611-12
  • What about one sin just before I die?"
  • Sin Condemns just ONE!
  • Mk. 1021 Acts 818-24 Gen. 31-6 Rom. 512,
    15
  • Hypothetical "what ifs" do not justify an ongoing
    practice of sin!
  • Col. 39
  • Grace is greater than sin when we repudiate sin!
  • 1 Jno. 18-9.

19
Truths About Gods Grace
  • God Grace Does Not Allow Us To Maintain
    Fellowship with False Doctrine!
  • Hebrews. 139
  • Galatians 16-9
  • Ephesians 511
  • 2 John 9-11.

20
Conclusion
  • Do not be deceived by FALSE concepts regarding
    Gods grace which
  • Overlook Sin!
  • Minimize the importance of faithful obedience!
  • AND
  • Minimize sound doctrine!
  • The Gospel is the word of Gods Grace
  • Acts 2024, 32
  • Must stand in the grace of God and believe and
    obey the gospel!
  • 1 Cor. 151-4

21
The Bible Plan of Salvation
  • The Alien Sinner must
  • Hear - Romans 1017
  • Believe the Gospel - Romans 1014
  • Confess Christ - Romans 109, 10
  • Repent of your sins - Acts 238
  • Be baptized into Christ - Acts 238
  • An erring child of God must
  • Repent and Pray - Acts 822-24
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