Hebrews 6:9


Even though we speak like this, dear friends, we are confident of better things in your case things that accompany salvation.



And Things That Accompany Salvation . . . Justification                                                 Romans 5:1

Therefore since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.


1.         The miracle of justification.                                                       Romans 3:24


2.         The manner of justification.                                                        Romans 4:5


3.         The means of justification                                                        Romans 3:23


Two-Fold Means of Justification:

1. Repentance toward God.                                Romans 3:28


2. Faith toward God.


3. The manifestations of justification.                                         Matthew 12:37



                      Justification is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone.

                                                                 Martin Luther



And Things that Accompany Salvation . . . Regeneration                                                     John 3:3

In reply Jesus declared, I tell you the truth, unless a man is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.


1.         Regeneration means to be born again.                                          John 3:5


2.         Regeneration means to have a change of heart.                         John 3:6-8



And Things That Accompany Salvation . . . Adoption                                                  Galatians 4:4-5

But when the time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under law, 5to redeem those under law, that we might receive the full rights of sons.


1.         A state of sonship .


2.         A state of heirship .



adoption is the gracious act of God by which the justified and regenerated believer is constituted a Son of God.

                                                             William Greathouse