Jesus was delivered up for our trespasses and raised for our justification. So thankful for God’s grace poured out in Jesus Christ.
No distrust made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God, fully convinced that God was able to do what he had promised. That is why his faith was “counted to him as righteousness.” But the words “it was counted to him” were not written for his sake alone, but for ours also. It will be counted to us who believe in him who raised from the dead Jesus our Lord, who was delivered up for our trespasses and raised for our justification.The apostle Paul
I’ve wrestled with the doctrine of baptism ever since I’ve been going to Lifebridge Church, which happens to be within the Missouri-Synod Lutheran denomination, on what they understand to be the purpose and meaning of water baptism, as compared to what I find in Scripture. I find my conscience being at odds with some of [...]