Hebrews 11:1,2—1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
2For by it the elders obtained a good report. Faith is a main building block in our salvation and our spiritual growth!
1 John 3:23 (King James Version)
23And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment. Faith in Jesus is needed for salvation!
The objects of faith are: John 14:1– GOD . John 6:29; Acts 20:21— CHRIST. John 5:46;Acts 24:14; Acts 26:27— THE WRITINGS OF MOSES AND THE PROPHETS.
Mark 1:15— Our faith is in God’s word and is renewed as we read and ponder His word daily.
Romans 4:21; Hebrews 11:13–
Hebrews 11:13 (New King James Version)
The Heavenly Hope
13 These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off were assured of them,[a] embraced them and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth. We have our faith that we will receive God’s promises through our hope in Christ.
Romans 12:3; Eph.2:8; 6:23; Phil. 1:27-29– Faith is a gift of God.
Acts 11:21; 1 Cor.2:5— Our faith is the work of God.
2 Peter 1:1– 1 Simon Peter, a bondservant and apostle of Jesus Christ,
To those who have obtained like precious faith with us by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ:
Our Faith is precious because of the righteousness of our Savior Jesus Christ.
[ to be continued ]
[ prepared by Winston Staples ]