Romans 4:1-5

What then shall we say was gained by Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh? For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. For what does the Scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness.” Now to the one who works, his wages are not counted as a gift but as his due. And to the one who does not work but believes in[a] him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is counted as righteousness,

One response to “Romans 4:1-5

  1. All of our works will come up woefully short. Obedience leads us to obey by submitting and serving, but this does not cover our debt. Believing in Christ, and His atonement, covers our debt. Our thankfulness and knowledge of His work leads me to serve Him by serving his Kingdom.

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