We're focusing the next 3 Sundays on salvation/justification. GRACE ALONE! is the theme this week. God's mercy, forgiveness.... we are saved because of His love, not our anything
Luther called it “The Chief Article of the Christian Faith”, the one teaching on which all _________________ stands or falls, the “keystone” of our entire faith. The BASICS. It’s the teaching of salvation. And because Satan FIGHTS to undermine it, we need to be reminded _____________.
We desperately _______ grace! Without it, we are _______ (deader than a ______ nail kind of _____). Physically okay but spiritually dead (kind of like a ___________, sort of like “The __________ Dead”). And what can a zombie do? Not _______!
God _______ grace. God saves the sinful/zombie/walking dead because He is merciful, loving and __________.
Some like the idea of grace but mess it up by _________ a bunch of junk, thus destroying it (and Christianity).
There’s wonderful _______ in this truth!