2011 Truth Matters Conference (Session 10)
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Many years ago I wrote a book called, The Gospel According to Jesus, some of you know about that. Followed up with a book, The Gospel According to the Apostles. And up to this point have left unwritten The Gospel According to Paul. That's going to show up in a while as a final effort in that trilogy. The Gospel According to Paul is important because it's under assault today. The doctrine of justification is outlined by the Apostle Paul as being attacked by those who have invented something called The New Perspective on Paul. And we need to be clear about what the New Testament says and what the Holy Spirit inspired Paul to write with regard to the gospel.
So, over the last few days, since Thursday night, we have been looking at the gospel as Paul was inspired to write it in the New Testament. We have learned that it is a glorious gospel. Second Corinthians chapter 4 was our text. It is the satisfying gospel, Romans 3. It is a reconciling gospel, 2 Corinthians chapter 5. And then yesterday we looked at the fact that it is a sovereign gospel. And the final message, this morning, is to look at the reality that it is a humbling gospel. It is a humbling gospel....