These ten questions and answers will be displayed on the screen. The answers will have a blank word and four choices to fill in the blank.
What is your only comfort in life and in death?
My faithful Savior Jesus Christ owns me, body and soul, in life and in death.
What must you know to feel this comfort in life and death?
Three things: 1) How great my sin is; 2) How God forgives my sin; 3) How I am to thank God for forgiving me.
How did people become corrupt?
Our first parents, Adam and Eve, disobeyed God, and because of this, people are born as sinners.
Will God allow our disobedience to go unpunished?
Certainly not! He is angry about the sin we are born with and also the sins we personally commit. God is a just judge and must punish sin.
What kind of mediator do we need?
We need someone who is truly human, truly righteous and more powerful than all creatures. He must also be truly God.
What do you believe when you say: “I believe in God the Father almighty, Maker of heaven and earth?”
God the Father created the world out of nothing. He upholds all creation because He is almighty God. He desires to provide for all my needs because He is my faithful Father.
Why are you called a Christian?
I am called a Christian because I believe in Christ and show that by confessing His name, living a life of thankfulness, and fighting against sin.
How does knowing that Christ’s sitting at the right hand of God help you?
Christ pours out His gifts upon us through the Holy Spirit and by His power He keeps us safe.
How are you right with God?
Only by true faith in Jesus Christ. Even though I sin and don’t keep any of God’s commandments perfectly, God credits me with the righteousness of Jesus.
What are sacraments?
Sacraments are God’s holy signs and seals of His promises to forgive our sins and give us eternal life.