The Morning Devotional: WCF 26.1

The Morning Devotional: WCF 26.1

The Morning Devotional for August 29, 2023
The Westminster Confession of Faith 26.1

I. All saints that are united to Jesus Christ their head, by his Spirit and by faith, have fellowship with him in his graces, sufferings, death, resurrection, and glory:a and being united to one another in love, they have communion in each other’s gifts and graces,b and are obliged to the performance of such duties, public and private, as do conduce to their mutual good, both in the inward and outward man.c

a. John 1:16Rom 6:5-6Eph 2:5-63:16-19Phil 3:102 Tim 2:121 John 1:3. • b. 1 Cor 3:21-2312:7Eph 4:15-16Col 2:19. • c. Rom 1:11-1214Gal 6:101 Thes 5:11141 John 3:16-18.

The Morning Devotional: WCF 21.2

The Morning Devotional: WCF 21.2

The Morning Devotional for July 12, 2023
The Westminster Confession of Faith 21.2

II. Religious worship is to be given to God, the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost; and to him alone:anot to angels, saints, or any other creature:b and since the fall, not without a Mediator; nor in the mediation of any other but of Christ alone.c

a. Mat 4:10 with John 5:23 and 2 Cor 13:14. • b. Rom 1:25Col 2:18Rev 19:10. • c. John 14:6Eph 2:18Col 3:171 Tim 2:5.

 

 

The Morning Devotional: WCF 11.3

The Morning Devotional: WCF 11.3

The Morning Devotional for April 6, 2023
The Westminster Confession of Faith 11.3

III. Christ, by his obedience and death, did fully discharge the debt of all those that are thus justified, and did make a proper, real, and full satisfaction to his Father’s justice in their behalf.a Yet inasmuch as he was given by the Father for them,b and his obedience and satisfaction accepted in their stead,c and both freely, not for anything in them, their justification is only of free grace;d that both the exact justice and rich grace of God might be glorified in the justification of sinners.e

a. Isa 53:4-610-12Dan 9:2426Rom 5:8-10191 Tim 2:5-6Heb 10:1014. • b. Rom 8:32. • c. Mat 3:172 Cor 5:21Eph 5:2. • d. Rom 3:24Eph 1:7. • e. Rom 3:26Eph 2:7.

 

The Morning Devotional: WCF 8.8

The Morning Devotional: WCF 8.8

The Morning Devotional for March 22, 2023
The Westminster Confession of Faith 8.8

VIII. To all those for whom Christ hath purchased redemption he doth certainly and effectually apply and communicate the same;a making intercession for them,b and revealing unto them, in and by the Word, the mysteries of salvation;c effectually persuading them by his Spirit to believe and obey; and governing their hearts by his Word and Spirit;d overcoming all their enemies by his almighty power and wisdom, in such manner and ways as are most consonant to his wonderful and unsearchable dispensation.e

The Morning Devotional: WCF 8.7

The Morning Devotional: WCF 8.7

The Morning Devotional for March 21, 2023
The Westminster Confession of Faith 8.7

VII. Christ, in the work of mediation, acteth according to both natures; by each nature doing that which is proper to itself;a yet, by reason of the unity of the person, that which is proper to one nature is sometimes, in Scripture, attributed to the person denominated by the other nature.b