Where Does Our Righteousness Come From?

Where Does Our Righteousness Come From?

The Original Garment By the wedding garment in the parable is represented the pure, spotless character which Christ's true followers will possess. To the church it is given “that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white,” “not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing.”[1] The fine linen, says the Scripture, “is the righteousness of sa

Blessings from Heaven (Part 5)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 5)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (E.G. White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   On that mount of blessings, Christ continued by saying, “Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God” (Matthew 5:9).   In this world, calls are r

Blessings from Heaven (Part 3)

Blessings from Heaven (Part 3)

The Sermon on the Mount is Heaven’s benediction to the world—a voice from the throne of God. (Ellen White, Preface to Thoughts from the Mount of Blessing, pg. vii)   Jesus continued His discourse with the people on the mountain side, saying, “Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth" (Matthew 5:5).   Meekness was not somethi