Jn 1

The apostle Paul’s urgent mission

As the maps in the back of your Bible will show you, Paul traveled extensively throughout his ministry. He believed his mission was so urgent that,...

The Communion of Saints

All saints are united to Jesus Christ their head by his Spirit and by faith, although this does not make them one person with him. They have...

Saving Faith

The grace of faith, by which the elect are enabled to believe so that their souls are saved, is the work of the Spirit of Christ in their hearts...

Adoption

God has granted that all those who are justified would receive the grace of adoption, in and for the sake of his only Son Jesus Christ (Eph 1:5; Gal...

Justification

Those God effectually calls he also freely justifies (Ro 3:24; 8:30). He does this, not by infusing righteousness into them but by pardoning their...

Christ the Mediator

God was pleased, in his eternal purpose, to choose and ordain the Lord Jesus, his only begotten Son, according to the covenant made between them, to...

Creation

In the beginning God the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Jn 1:2-3; Heb 1:2; Job 26:13) was pleased to create or make the world and all things in it,...

God and the Holy Trinity

The Lord our God is one, the only living and true God (1Co 8:4, 6; Dt 6:4). He is self-existent (Jer 10:10; Isa 48:12) and infinite in being and...