5 Solas Faith Alone
5 SOLAS – SOLA FIDE
Romans 3:19-25; 5:1-8
According to the authority of Scripture Alone we are saved by Grace Alone through Faith Alone in Christ Alone for the Glory of God Alone.
#1 THE VERDICT IS IN: GUILTY vv.19-20
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 6:23 (NIV)
#2 THE GREAT EXCHANGE vv. 21-25
- We get the RIGHTEOUSNESS of Christ.
- He gets our SIN.
#3 THE NATURE OF SAVING FAITH
Saving Faith is NOT:
- DIY: Do It YOURSELF
- Trying HARDER
- TEMPORARY Trust
- Knowing FACTS about Jesus
- BEING ABOVE average
Saving Faith IS trusting in Jesus Christ alone to save you. SOLA FIDE!
They replied, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved—you and your household.” Acts 16:31 (NIV)
#4 SAVING FAITH CHANGES LIVES Romans 5:1-8
#5 A PICTURE OF SAVING FAITH – The Chair Illustration