DESCRIPTION: This episode looks at some of the grunt work of good Bible study as Jack demonstrates a ballpark idea of just how much the Bible talks about thinking. And from there, we get into the topic of grace, and what our response to it should be.
The Road of AttritionThis episode mentions what I called the Road of Attrition, which I have more formally called elsewhere, the Road of Investigational Attrition. It’s the idea that people often drop out of an investigation before reaching a full understanding of its end. Here’s a graphic representing this concept.
Shows how people can drop out of an investigation before reaching its fullest and most accurate conclusion.
SCRIPTURES USED IN THIS EPISODEFor your convenience, I have listed all the scriptures used in this episode below. You may find it helpful to have this page open while you listen. Where there are hyperlinks, they lead to the same passage at BibleGateway.com, where you can study the passage in its context, or switch translations, etc.
Ephesians 2: 8 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast.
Ephesians 2:10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works,