Jam 1:2-4; Rom 2:4; 2Ti 2:24-26; Jer 8:3-7; 26:1-3; Eze 14:6-8;18:30-32; Act 3:16-26;17:30-31;26:14-20; Mar 1:14-15.
PRCHR-12-151025 - length: 59:59 - taught on Oct, 25 2015
If you would like a monthly newsletter with updates on this ministry work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is saving faith? Part 9.
No one is able to believe in Christ as their Savior apart from the work of the Holy Spirit.
The Holy Spirit convicts the unbeliever of his need for the Savior.
The convicting ministry of the Holy Spirit to the unbeliever,
The Holy Spirit is working to bring about repentance in the heart of the unbeliever.
Repentance is a turning about or conversion.
To repent is
to turn around by changing one’s mind or heart.
Salvation repentance is a fundamental change in the hearts of men away from sin and towards God.
Repentance itself is also the gift of God. (ACT 5:31, 2TI 2:25)
Repentance occurs in the human heart in response to the Spirit’s activity of conviction.
Repentance: coming to your senses. Waking up. What the prodigal son finally did.
Repentance is turning one’s attitude away from the bad to the good.
away from sin
Repentance does not require prolonged anguish of soul, reforming one’s life, …
… or no longer sinning as a prior condition to saving faith.
Repentance in and of itself does not mean to change one’s conduct.
Repentance is the turning away from evil to the Lord God.
Repentance is the first movement of the heart of a man in response to the convicting work of the Holy Spirit.