If I understand correctly, we are “saved by faith” and we will be rewarded according to our works. Right?
IS GRACE A “LICENSE TO SIN?” Does God’s grace condone us living in the flesh?
by Shawn Brasseaux
Since I am under grace, can I now live as I please? We will search the Holy Scriptures and see how God Himself answers this question.
Opponents of the message of God’s grace often accuse us grace believers of preaching that message of total-and-forever forgiveness in Christ in order to encourage people to then “live in sin.” If we preach that complete, eternal forgiveness is offered to all the world; and that it is appropriated by one’s faith in Jesus Christ’s death, burial, and resurrection as the total payment for our sins; that we are not saved by our works of righteousness or law-keeping; are we really condoning sin and telling people to get saved by trusting Christ and then “live in sin?” (Usually, this is said to introduce the necessity of…
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