Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
Convicting grace shows us the consequences of our sin and our inability to save ourselves. This convicting, or convincing, grace should always be accompanied by two commands. The first is the command to repent of our sins; the second to place our trust in Jesus Christ. Convicting grace makes repentance from our sins possible, and repentance makes faith in Christ possible. Before talking about the assurance that faith brings, let’s review how we are led to faith. Continue reading “Faith is the Evidence (Assurance of Salvation Series #2)”