Oct 12

1. Everyone is given a measure of faith.

Rom 12:3 For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.

2. You are saved by grace alone through faith alone.

Eph 2:8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:
Rom 3:28 Therefore we conclude that a man is justified by faith without the deeds of the law.
Rom 5:1 Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ:
Heb 11:24, 25 By faith Moses, when he was come to years, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter; Choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season;
1Pe 1:9 Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.

3. Faith is built up through hearing and reading the Word of God and in praying in the Spirit.

Rom 10:17 So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
Jud 1:20 But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Ghost,

4. Through faith you are kept, you have victory over the world, you stand, and you quench all the flaming arrows of Satan.

1Pe 1:5 Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
1Jn 5:4 For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith.
2Co 1:24 Not for that we have dominion over your faith, but are helpers of your joy: for by faith ye stand.
Rom 11:20 Well; because of unbelief they were broken off, and thou standest by faith. Be not highminded, but fear:
Eph 6:16 Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked.

5. Your Christian life is a life of faith.

Rom 1:17 For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written. The just shall live by faith.

6. Faith without love towards others is nothing and is of no profit.

1Co 13:2 And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.
Gal 5:6 For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love.

7. You are to walk and live not by sight, but by faith.

2Co 5:7 (For we walk by faith, not by sight:)
Gal 3:11 But that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, it is evident: for, The just shall live by faith.
Heb 10:38 Now the just shall live by faith: but if any man draw back, my soul shall have no pleasure in him.

8. You receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.

Act 15:8, 9 And God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, giving them the Holy Ghost, even as he did unto us; And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
Gal 3:14 That the blessing of Abraham might come on the Gentiles through Jesus Christ; that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.

9. To receive from God, you must ask in faith without doubting.

Jas 1:6 But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed.
Heb 6:12 That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Heb 11:6 But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
Heb 11:33 Who through faith subdued kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

10. Faith is one of the Fruits of the Spirit.

Gal 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
1Ti 6:11 But thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
2Ti 2:22 Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
2Pe 1:5-7 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness; And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.

11. Faith gives boldness and confidence.

Eph 3:12 In whom we have boldness and access with confidence by the faith of him.

12. Through faith you grasp and understand what the Bible teaches.

Heb 11:3 Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear.

13. By faith we move in fear of God, and preparing for the coming judgment.

Heb 11:7 By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.

14. Alive faith will produce good works.

Jas 2:17 Even so faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone.
Jas 2:20 But wilt thou know, O vain man, that faith without works is dead?

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2 Responses to “Word Study On Faith”

  1. 1. thenonconformer Says:

    the majority of professing Christians today falsely do not live by faith so that still makes them out to be nonchristians

  2. 2. Bob Mutch Says:

    Hi thenonconformer; I think the biggest difference between Christians and non-Christians is the non-Christians are still in sinning (1Joh 2:3, 4).

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