By Flesh or By Faith

“Faith without works is dead.” That’s what James wrote. Many think he and Paul were at odds, but I don’t see it that way. What is the source of the work? Is it done in the flesh to obtain righteousness or done in the spirit – engaging in what He has prepared for us? Where there’s heartfelt trust in the grace of God we are going to see the fruit of that trust.
* How important is it to understand the history, setting and culture of the times when Jesus taught? Can we really “get it” without that? * William asks about Paul’s meeting with Peter concerning the Gospel.
* What is your take on “grace” teachers gravitating toward false doctrine – Trinitarian and Universalism?
* When we die are we resting in our bodies until the Lord takes us or does our spirit go immediately to heaven or hell?
* Stephen asks a tough question: “Is it wrong for me to pray for God to take me home to be with Him?”

About Basic Gospel

Born and raised in Marietta, Georgia, Bob grew up in a Christian home and received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at the age of 13. During his high school and college years, Bob struggled with the question of how to live the Christian life. His "roller-coaster" experience taught him that he didn't have what it took to be "God's guy." More info:
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