Of what advantage to us is Christ’s ascension?
What does Christ’s resurrection mean for us?
1 Thessalonians 4:13–14
But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope. For since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so, through Jesus, God will bring with him those who have fallen asleep.
What is the church?
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers beloved by the Lord, because God chose you as the firstfruits to be saved, through sanctification by the Spirit and belief in the truth.
Does the Lord’s Supper add anything to Christ’s atoning work?
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God
Is baptism with water the washing away of sin itself?
John answered them all, saying, “I baptize you with water, but he who is mightier than I is coming, the strap of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire
What is baptism?
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spiri
What are the sacraments or ordinances?
Romans 6:4 and Luke 22:19–20
We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life.
And he took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, saying, “This is my body, which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of me.” And likewise the cup after they had eaten, saying, “This cup that is poured out for you is the new covenant in my blood.”
How is the Word of God to be read and heard?
2 Timothy 3:16–17
All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.
What is the Lord’s Prayer?
Pray then like this: “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name…”