Sons of Abraham, Part 2

February 7, 2010 Pastor: John Fonville Series: Galatians

Scripture: Galatians 3:6–3:14

Sons of Abraham

Part 2


Text: Galatians 3:6-14


February 7, 2010




I.       Abraham was justified as an uncircumcised Gentile. v. 6




A. What did Paul understand to have been counted to Abraham as righteousness?


B. How does the Lord come to be man’s righteousness?


C. What is imputation?


D. What does the Bible mean when it says we are “counted” righteous through faith?




1. Imputed righteousness is the basis for comfort and hope in our ongoing struggle with sin.


2. Imputed righteousness is the basis for confidence in the day of judgment.


3. Imputed righteousness creates humility in believers and gives glory to God.


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