The storm howled, its violent winds straining at the already ripped sails and whistling through the broken hull of the ship. John was at the helm of the ship, trying all he could to steer the course of the ship away from the calamity, holding on to the feeble hope he and his fellow sailors … Continue reading Sola Gratia | #TheSolae
"The truth of Scripture comes first. After that is accepted one may determine whether the words of men can be accepted as true."
As time went by, several people decided to place the Gospel (God's truth for mankind that leads to salvation) on the back burner, and instead attempt to use their limited human knowledge to try and box the vastness of this truth.
The solae are the principles surrounding the doctrine of salvation held by Reformed and Lutheran Protestants.
The core of Christianity, by the help of the Holy Spirit, has been laid out in ten parts. This far we have come, much further still we have to go...
If God's word is what He says, then indeed He exists as the Trinity whose relationship we will know in greater fulness when He returns.
The same God who creates us, then offers up Himself as the pardon for our own failure, and gives of Himself to guide us in the walk is indeed a reflection of the great love with which He loves us.