Category: Growing in Grace

Works (legalism) and Grace lived out


What does it look like when I’m responding to God’s grace in Christ vs. when I’m caught up in legalism/works?

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Grace vs. a Works “Exchange” system.

The Bible doesn’t really use the term “legalism”.   The bible uses the word “works”, but it basically means the same thing.  It’s really critical that we understand God’s system of grace and faith, and  how it differs from a meritorious / works approach to God.  Grace “works” by faith, and Merit systems “work” by effort, work and personal merit.

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