MODULE 9 - FAITH: THE SUBSTANCE OF THINGS HOPED


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(Foundations of the Faith) 

Welcome to week 9 class!


Learning Objective(s):


For the student-disciple to gain the understanding that faith is the material or foundation of or upon which our hopes are realized , or brought to pass; and for the student-disciple to gain the understanding that “ without faith, it is impossible to please God” ( Hebrews 11:6)



Things to do on this week:


-Review the correct answers to Week 8’s questions.

-Study this week’s definitions.

-Reading Assignment: Hebrews 11:1-6; Romans 10:6-10; James 2:14-20; James 3:1-6;Mark 2:1-12; Mark 11:20-26; Luke 11:5-13; Luke 18:1-8; Romans 4:16-22

-Watch this week’s video, “ Faith: The Substance of Things Hoped For”.

-Review this week’s Points to Remember.

-Answer this week’s questions; and submit the answers by 12 Noon, EDT. , on Monday, May 24th, 2021.


Blessings,

Sandra Thomas Brown


Definitions*


1. Faith: “ Pistis”- “ Assurance”; “Belief”; “Fidelity”; “ Conviction of the truth of anything”; “ Conviction or belief respecting man’s relationship to God and divine things”.


2. Hope-“ Elpis”: “Expectation…”; “Joyful and confident expectation”

Hoped: “ Elpizo”- “ Trust”


Points to Remember

-“… Without faith, it is impossible to please Him [ God]…”


-Faith without corresponding, consistent actions is meaningless.


-Our words reflect what is in our hearts in abundance.


-Our words set in motion our results or outcomes.


-Unbelief hinders our receipt of what we want from God.


-Not forgiving others will block our prayers from being answered.


ANSWERS TO LAST WEEK'S QUESTIONS


HOMEWORK


CLICK TO SUBMIT - copy/paste answers into body of email