Theme: Freed by Christ to sow to the Spirit; make it your aim to do what is good
HC Q63. But do our good works earn nothing, even though God promises to reward them in this life and the next?
A. This reward is not earned; it is a gift of grace.
HC Q86. Since we have been delivered from our misery by grace alone through Christ, without any merit of our own, why must we yet do good works?
A. Because Christ, having redeemed us by his blood, also renews us by his Holy Spirit to be his image, so that with our whole life we may show ourselves thankful to God for his benefits, and he may be praised by us. Further, that we ourselves may be assured of our faith by its fruits, and that by our godly walk of life we may win our neighbours for Christ.
RCSA Church Order
Article 7: If a person has been called to the office of the Word in a specific church, he shall live in that locality unless he is sent to gather churches elsewhere.
Article 11: The church council, which represents the church, is obligated to provide adequate means of support to their minister(s) of the Word...