Longing for Peace

Longing for Peace

Romans 5:1

Big Idea: Peace prevails when we are willing to have faith in Christ redemption.

Isaiah 57:21 
Romans 4:23–25

It’s only because of Christ’s work of justification that peace and blessings follow.

Romans 5:9

Justification by way of the cross means that God saves us in a way that deals with right. 

Faith does not focus on our faithfulness or trustworthiness, but on God’s.

Justification results in real peace with God and for all believers. 

Romans 5:10
Colossians 1:21
Colossians 1:20 
John 14:27
John 16:33
Philippians 4:7 
Ephesians 2:14–17
Colossians 3:15