• Why Creeds and Confessions? Article by David Hall

    FROM TABLETALK | May 2015

    Peter confessed Jesus as the Christ. Jesus responded that His church in all ages would be built upon that realization. The paramount thing confessed was Christ, who is the unique Son of the living God (Matt. 16:16), the cornerstone of the church. However, the means to that end—confessing—is also a very important activity confessing is: The way to forgiveness of our sins (James 5:16); How the saved are identified (Rom. 10:10); The signature that the Spirit is already working in a person (1 Cor. 12:3); The advertisement of our hope (Heb. 10:23); Accompanied by obedience (2 Cor. 9:13); and What … View Resource