What is the Gospel?   Why should we believe it?

“Gospel Truth”

What is “The Gospel”?

  • Someone might use the phrase “It’s the Gospel truth” when they want to emphasize their point.
  • Or….the word “Gospel” is used to describe a book in the Bible.
  • Or…the word “Gospel” is often used to describe a type of music….
  • We might talk about how we “shared the Gospel” with someone.
  • We read in Scripture about how someone “proclaimed the Gospel”
  • — that phrase appears in today’s Scripture text.

  • Or some might call a church “Gospel-preaching”.

But…what does that MEAN?
What do we MEAN by “the Gospel”?
The word gets used to mean a lot of things…it can be sometimes a bit confusing.