As Paul finishes his letter, he thinks back about the key things he has been talking about and focuses on the central importance of the death of Jesus on the cross. This is what he gets excited about, this is what he boasts in, this is what he has found gives purpose and meaning […]
After speaking about the importance of having faith in Jesus and not trying to add to that in any way Paul builds on this and looks at it from a number of different angles. He speaks about the faith of Abraham, using that as an example, and encourages his readers to act as members of […]
The main argument for Paul’s Letter to the Galatians, that salvation is only possible through faith in Jesus. Reading: Galatians 2:15-21 Questions to think about: Are there ways in which we try to justify ourselves? Do we judge other Christians by the way they keep rules? Read V19 and discuss what it means to ‘live […]
We are beginning a new series looking at Paul’s Letter to the Galatians. This evening we look at the background for the letter. Reading: Galatians 1:1-2:14 Questions to think about: What can you do to help the poor? What things are you eager to do?