Flashcards in Definitions Deck (13):
The application of God's Word by persons to all areas of human life.
The Bible alone is the Word of God and the only infallible rule of faith and practice.
2 Tim 3:16-17
Jesus Christ is the only savior of sinners and his atoning sacrifice is sufficient to save them.
Our salvation is not earned in any part; it is the free gift of God from start to finish.
We are forgiven our sins and counted righteous in God's sight solely by trusting in Christ.
Soli Deo Gloria
The ultimate end of all God's works in creation and redemption is his own glory alone.
God's sovereign control and direction of events in the world.
God's sovereignty over all things entails his sovereignty over salvation.
Since the Fall, humans are enslaved to sin and by nature bent toward evil in every part.
God's decision to save someone does not ultimately depend on anything in that person.
God's special redemptive grace infallibly secures the salvation of those who receive it.
God's special redemptive grace will keep genuine converts faithful to Christ until the end.