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Creation: The Beginning God not only created the world but also now upholds, sustains, governs, and providentially directs all that exists. He will bring all things to their proper end and a new beginning in Christ Jesus for his glory and our good.
Man And Sin: The Problem Mankind in Adam was originally created in the image of God, righteous and without sin. Because of Adam and Eve’s disobedience, all humanity is born sinful and is therefore subject to God’s anger and punishment...
Salvation: The Solution Salvation is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone. No ordinance, ritual, work, or any other activity on the part of man is required in order to be saved. This saving grace of God, through the power of the Holy Spirit, also makes us clean and makes it possible for us to do what is pleasing in God’s sight in order that we might, over time, become more and more like Jesus.