from their sins and to show them that the only way to God is through him. In the passage of Romans 4, it is clear that no external act is needed for salvation, just faith. (Romans 4). Mankind needs to have faith in Jesus because he is the only faith offer for the salvation. Grace and Faith are important in the Christian salvation because it is the center of all Christianity. David Guzik explains that in several passages of the Bible, it is said that grace is something mankind are to continue their entire Christian life (Guzik, 2018). How do Christians think transformation of self and society happen? Transformation of self and society happen when a person accepts Jesus Christ as the Lord and Savior, when humans are redeemed and reborn in the faith of Jesus. Analysis
4 What are the benefits or strengths of Christian belief? Some benefits or strengths of Christian’s belief are that God has a purpose for everyone. He loves his creations so mush that he had to send his only son to earth and be sacrifice for them to be saved. What is troublesome or confusing about Christianity? Something troublesome or confusion about Christianity is the judgment. Many Christians Judge other because of their actions or the way they look without knowing the truth or the reason why. Jesus once said, “Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her” (John 8:7). At that moment, nobody did anything because they all knew that none of them were free of sin. Same today, no human has the authority to judge others because no one is free of sins. How does Christianity influence a person's thinking and behavior? Christianity influenced a person’s thinking and behavior because he or she lives according to the law of God. Both believers and nonbelievers know the difference between good and bad, but the difference between believers and nonbelievers is that to the nonbelievers such things as having sex before marriage or committing adultery is something not bad, but to the believers committing does acts are also sins. Reflection What similarities and differences are there between your worldview and the Christian worldview? I was born and raised in a catholic family, most of the people I know are also catholic so that had a lot of influence in me. The similarities and differences that I have seen between my worldview are not that many. Most of the view is the same, how Jesus came to earth
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