Flashcards in Chapter 6 Deck (20)
Outwards act of sin comes from __________, so we must learn to starve these urges of what stimulates them.
Inner sinful urges
It is a mistake to think that growth in grace is __________ if you are a religious professional, such as a minister, missionary or Christian Worker
__________ of facts.
Avoidance of __________.
Assimilation of ___________.
___________ of Fellowship
According to the author, in III John 2, John's world alerts us to the twin truths that personal health is more than physical well-being, and that the ________________ is the ultimately more important than the well-being of the body
Health of the Soul
It is a mistake to think that Growth in Grace is a __________, either in itself throughout the stages of the believers life, or in comparison with what God is doing in the lives of others. Growth in Grace is not uniform.
Growth in Grace is a process wrought by the Holy Spirit that centers on the _____________, in the non-physiological sense of the word.
In repentance one turns away to God from what is wrong; in ___________ one gives oneself to God for what is right
It is a mistake to think that Growth in Grace may be furthered by ____________ from life's hard places, heavy burdens, and hurtful relationships
It is a mistake to think that _______________ shields one from stains, pains and pressures in one's Christian life.
Growth in Grace
The NT regularly portrays holy living as the practice of __________.
Two things make good works; ___________; works of love, and exulting the God whom one loves of affinity and gratitude.
Obedience to God's Law
Christ finds us in different places in terms of our ___________ and personal story, and he works on us by his spirit in the place where he finds us.
A growing patience and _____________.
Willingness to wait for God and bow to His will
A growing zeal _____________.
For God's Cause
A growing passion _______________.
For Personal Righteousness
A growing instinct _______________.
For Caring and Giving