Why – But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities, and the punishment that brought us peace was on him. (Isaiah 5:5, NIV)
Theme— You study the Scriptures (OLD TESTAMENT) diligently because you think that in them you have eternal life. These are the very Scriptures that testify about me (John 5:39, NIV)
Purpose – how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.(2 Timothy 3:15, NIV)
Truth– Now, brothers and sisters, I want to remind you of the gospel (OLD TESTAMENT!) I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. By this Gospel you are saved, if you hold firmly to the word I preached to you. Otherwise, you believed in vain. (1 Corinthians 15:1-2, NIV)
I am not ashamed of the gospel, (OLD TESTAMENT) because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. (Romans 1:16, NIV)
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Prayer- Father God we are shameless sinners. Thank you for giving us Jesus to save us from them. Amen.