Gospel of Grace - Part 4

Gospel of Grace
Galatians 3:1-9

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave Himself for our sins so that He might rescue us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, to whom be the glory forevermore. Amen. Galatians 1:3-5

Galatians

  • Chapters 1 & 2 – A Narrative — personal 
  • Chapters 3 & 4 – A Discussion — doctrinal
  • Chapters 5 & 6 – An exhortation — practical

You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified? Galatians 3:1

Galatians 3

  • 3:1-5 – exhortation back to faith.
    • Faith expressed in creed “I believe”
    • Faith expressed in relationship “I trust”
    • Faith expressed in love (reality) “I obey”
  • 3:6-9 – A reminder
  • 3:10-12 – The curse
  • 3:13-14 – The Gospel of Grace
  • 3:15-18 – A legal explanation
  • 3:19-22 – All has been reserved for faith in Jesus!
  • 3:23-29 – Why the Law?