Commentary By: Gordon King
What can we do to earn our salvation? How can we as mere mortals sanctify ourselves to be holy enough to enter heaven and the presence of God Almighty? Can we redeem ourselves? Can we glorify ourselves? Of course not! There is nothing in this world that we could possibly do to obtain any of these things, other than repenting of our sins and accepting Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior! Nothing!
It is only by the grace of God and His mercy upon us that any of these things are possible. It is only God who can justify us, only He who sanctifies us, glorifies us, and redeems us! Only by the blood of Jesus Christ!
“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, 9 not of works, lest anyoneThis post was originally published on this site