SPF 120: Are Obedience & Faith at Odds With Each Other?

Good works, obedience, submission to Christ, the 10 commandments are these at odds with things like grace and faith? On today’s episode I invite my husband Andy to discuss some possible reason behind some of the hesitancy and resistance of words like obedience and how we can take great joy in the whole Gospel and the power that is at work in the believer’s life.

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Episode Notes

Andy Stanley, Jeff Durbin Debate on Should we Unhitch Christianity from the Old Testament

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yji0fqtVEw8

What Have You Podcast with Rachel Jankovic and Rebecca Merkle

https://www.nsa.edu/what-have-you-goes-rogue-what-have-you-93/

John MacArthur Commentary on Philippians 2:13-14

https://www.gty.org/library/bibleqnas-library/QA0141/what-does-it-mean-to-work-out-your-salvation

Paul Washer Quote:

“Although the believer will battle with sin, and at times suffer loss, it does not diminish the fact that both his heart and affections have been transformed. His sin is no longer a cause for delight and boasting, but of mourning and confession.”

London Baptist Confession of 1689: Chapter 16 Good Works

http://www.reformedreader.org/ccc/1689lbc/english/Chapter16.htm

Scriptures Referenced:

Colossians 1:13-14

Ephesians 2:8-10

Romans 8:28-30

1 John 1:8-10

Philippians 2:12-14

Matthew 5:16

Hebrews 5:14

Resources

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