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Questions and Answers for Lesson 1
To call Jesus “Lord”, a person must be willing to do what? Do
what He says (Luke 6:46).
What are three characteristics of someone who has Jesus as their “Lord”?
1) They “Come” to Him First
2) They Hear His Words
3) They Have a Heart to Obey His Words
Sin will cause you to be separated from God, which is
another way to describe “death” (Romans
God’s solid foundation for us is based on the fact that we are known
to God as members of His family. (2 Timothy 2:19)
FALSE The Bible teaches that we must be perfect first in order for
God to love us and accept us (Romans 5:8).
One of the primary purposes of Scripture is to testify about the
Messiah, Jesus (John
The primary way that we are sanctified or “made holy” is by
our faith in Jesus (Acts 26:18).
If we want to have spiritual life, we must be willing to come to
Jesus first. (John 5:40).
We have already been made perfect by the one sacrifice of
Jesus on the cross but yet we are being progressively sanctified
in our words, thoughts, and actions as we follow Jesus and live our lives
for Him daily. (Hebrews 10:14).
10. TRUE God is more concerned about sin’s effect on us (towards
destruction) than He is that we might make Him “look bad” by being
children called by His name that .
11. The first priority of the Christian life is to build a
foundation based on what you look like to God and
what God looks like to you in truth.
Long term, God desires that you would depart from iniquity
or sin. In order to do this, however, you must FIRST grow
in your knowledge or love of Him. (2 Timothy
Works of service for God must flow out of a heart of
love for God.
14. If we want a good foundation in the Lord, we
must dig deep into the person of God (set Him as the object
of our affection and the goal of our life) and we must build with
quality or the right materials (the revelation of
who God is and who we are to Him in truth).
15. When we come to Jesus, we are in essence saying, “Lord, my life
16. The foundation of our faith rests on the fact that we are already
loved and accepted by God based on what Jesus
accomplished for us on the cross.