References: Galatians 6By what means are we made right before God? All too often people encounter this question and make legalistic, religious observance or good works the answer. In the book of Galatians, Paul refutes this particular sentiment and demonstrates that simple faith in Christ's atoning sacrifice is the only sure basis for our righteousness before God. This month, join Alistair as he explores this book of God's Word. False teachers had discarded the gospel of grace and had exchanged it for a "gospel" of works by observing the law, which is no gospel at all. "Right With God" is an exposition of Paul's response to this distortion of the truth and an explanation of how faith in Christ yields true freedom and righteousness before God.
David Robertson, author of The Dawkins Letters, says that he was told by the leader of an atheist society: "Okay, I admit that you have destroyed my atheism, but what do you believe?" This book is his answer: an apology of faith in the face of atheism and a response to the shouts of God is Not Great! by the late Christopher Hitchens.