1. It is impossible to obtain God’s favor by works.

A. We are sinners, and as sinners we have needs.

B. As sinners, we are proud.

2. It is essential to obtain God’s favor by faith.

A. Christ’s righteousness is compete

I am the way the truth and the life, no one comes to the Father except through me. – John 14:6

when Christ had offered for all time a single sacrifice for sins, he sat down at the right hand of God”. Jesus Christ is God’s perfect High Priest, and what he has done he has done for you and for me. – Hebrews 10:12 (ESV)

B. Christ’s death is costly

for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.  – Romans 3:23-24 (ESV)

C. Christ’s love is compelling

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