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Evangelical Essentials
October 29, 2017

Soli Deo Gloria

Soli Deo Gloria

The gospel of salvation by grace alone through faith alone in the work of Christ alone has greatly impacted the places in which it has been proclaimed. It reformed how God was worshiped, with his glory being the source of the Christian’s joy. It reformed the workplace as everyday life and vocation was elevated to […]

October 22, 2017

Sola Fide

Sola Fide

The central debate of the Protestant Reformation was over the question of justification: how can one be in the right before God? Because of our sin nature, we naturally strive for self-justification, attempting to atone for our sins by our good works. The Reformers understood that one could never be righteous before God and that our […]

October 15, 2017

Sola Gratia

Sola Gratia

The Protestant Reformation was driven by the conviction that the cause of salvation was the grace of God alone apart from any human merit. This grace is necessary because we are born into a fallen condition and incapable of being or doing anything that pleases God. But the beauty of grace is evident in the […]

October 8, 2017

Solus Christus

Solus Christus

The Protestant Reformation got recovered the supremacy of Jesus Christ in the gospel and the Christian faith. Recognizing the power of his life and death, Christians look to Jesus for salvation from all that plagues them. Jesus is the only source for salvation and the only subject of true preaching. There is no Christianity where […]

October 1, 2017

Sola Scriptura

Sola Scriptura

Evangelical Christians believe that the Bible, and the Bible alone, is the only infallible source of truth. Because the Bible is the Word of God, it is completely authoritative. And because the Bible announces to us the gospel, it is the only way for us to know how to be saved. But the Bible also […]