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What is Faith? — Lord’s Day 7

// November 15th, 2011 // No Comments » // Sermons

(Begin with the flood scene from Evan Almighty)
“It was by faith that Noah built a large boat to save his family from the flood. He obeyed God, who warned him about things that had never happened before. By his faith Noah condemned the rest of the world, and he received the righteousness that comes by faith”  (Hebrews 11:7).

Last week we spent some time talking about how the gospel was presented in the Old Testament.  I showed you that the men and women in the Old Testament were not saved by the sacrifices they made but by faith in a faithful God and faith in a Messiah. Many of you have heard this before, but have you taken the time to understand what it means? (more…)