This is the culmination of what I learned so far in church and books that I read.
“Can good works alone save me?” No. Read on if you disagree.
We do good works to glorify God as stated in
Mathew 5:16 “In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven”
Good works alone cannot save us.
James 2:8-11 “If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, ‘Love your neighbor as you love yourself ‘, you are doing right. But if you show favoritism, you sin and are convicted by the law as lawbreakers. For whoever keeps the whole law and stumbles at just one point is guilty of breaking all of it. For he who said ‘You shall not commit adultery’, also said ‘You shall not murder’. If you do not commit adultery but d…