1. How has living by faith aﬀected your life? 2. What are some things that you are believing for in faith? 3. What are you doing in order to increase your faith? Citation: Price, Frederick K.C., D.D. Faith, Foolishness or Presumption? Los Angeles, California: Faith One Publishing.
Laying The Foundation
If the just shall live by faith then faith must be a way of life!
Faith Is A Way Of Life “Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.” Habakkuk 2:4 “For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written The just shall live by faith.” Romans 1:17 “But that no man is justi ed by the law in the sight of God, it is evident: for, The Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary just shall live by faith.” Galatians 3:11 • Foolishness means “lacking in sense or sound judgement; weak in • The word just means “one who has been justi ed by the blood of intellect; unwise; imprudent; acting without judgment or discretion; Jesus Christ,” or more literally, “to be made or declared righteous.” silly; vain; tri ing; ridiculous.” “Now the just shall live by faith, but if any man draw back, my soul shall have • Presumption means “to take liberties; to rely too much upon; to take no pleasure in him.” Hebrews 10:38 something for granted; to make suppositions (not based on fact); the • We have made a religion out of Christianity, but it is not a religion. overstepping of proper bounds.” Christianity is a way of life, and that way of life is the way of faith. “For we walk by faith, not by sight.” 2 Corinthians 5:7 Owe No Man Anything? • We, who are in Christ, should be walking by faith, and not by what we perceive with our senses. “Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth another hath ful lled the law.” Romans 13:8 You Are Given The Measure Of Faith • The word owe in this verse simply means “not being obligated to any “For I say,...
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