Our Vision: Gospel Proclaiming
August 22, 2021
The Vision of Trinity Evangelical Presbyterian Church is to be Christ Glorifying, Biblically Centered, Gospel Proclaiming, and Disciple Making.
What are the contradictions between having a Biblically centered life and the world’s philosophy? Can you think of others?
What does the word “Gospel” come from? What does it mean?
What is the Greek word for “Gospel”? (Hint: euangellion)
Eu = and
Angellion = .
What other English word do we get from this word?
What was the meaning of euangellion in the ancient Greek culture?
- The received by the of victory. Meaning…
- The of victory. Meaning…
How does this relate to Christianity?
What is the “Good News” according to John 3:16? Is this accurate if we do not read this verse in context? Why or why not?
How does John 3:17-19 fully tell us the Gospel? (See Jer. 17:9, Rom. 3:23, 10-18, 6:23)
What does Romans 5:8 tell us concerning the Gospel?
Now, taking all this back to John 3:16, how does this change our perspective and understanding of the Gospel?
How does Ephesians 2:1-9 present the Gospel? Why is “dead” important?
What difference does it make that the verb “saved” is in the present perfect tense as well as the middle/passive voice?
What does Romans 7:15-19 & Romans 7:23-8:2 tell us about the Gospel? How does this encourage us?