justification

Five Languages of Atonement (Romans 5:6-10)

Five Languages of Atonement (Romans 5:6-10)

Since “Atonement” is one of those words which may strike us as too theological to comprehend, the Bible gives us several “languages” which communicate what atonement means using scenarios we can relate to. We explore 5 of these languages: The Battlefield, The Marketplace, The Temple, The Law Courts, and Exile. And we ask 3 questions of each: Where does this language place me w/out Jesus? Where does this language place Jesus? And where does this language place me once I am in Jesus?

Law or No Law? (John 14:21-23)

Law or No Law? (John 14:21-23)

The dangers of both legalism (salvation by law) and antinomianism (throwing law out completely)