A. True Saving Faith Includes Knowledge, Approval, and Personal Trust
B. Faith and Repentance Must Come Together
C. Faith and Repentance Continue Throughout Life
1. Describe the two components of conversion.
2. What three factors are necessary for true saving faith?
3. How does repentance differ from worldly grief or remorse?
4. Can a person have true saving faith without repentance?
5. Do faith and repentance occur only at the beginning of the Christian life? Explain.
Belief, conversion, faith, repentance, saving faith, trust.
Q86: What is faith in Jesus Christ?
A86: Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby we receive and rest upon him alone for salvation, as he is offered to us in the gospel.
Q87: What is repentance unto life?
A87: Repentance unto life is a saving grace, whereby a sinner, out of a true sense of his sin, and apprehension of the mercy of God in Christ, doth, with grief and hatred of his sin, turn from it unto God, with full purpose of, and endeavour after, new obedience.