Things we Obtain by Faith
John Mitchell, Cardiff
1. Salvation, Eph. 2. 8
'For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God'.
2. Justification, Rom. 5. 1
'Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ'.
3. Introduction, Rom. 5. 2
'By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God'.
4. Adoption, Gal. 3. 26
'For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus'.
5. Sanctification, Acts 26. 18
'To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me'.
6. Purification, Acts 15. 9
'And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith'.
7. Occupation, Eph. 3. 17
'That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love'.
8. Progression, 2 Cor 5. 7
'(For we walk by faith, not by sight)'.
9. Preservation, 1 Pet. 1. 5
'Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time'.
10. Expectation, Gal. 5.5
'For we through the Spirit wait for the hope of righteousness by faith'.
11. Comprehension, Heb. 11. 3
'Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear'.