Transformation is the goal of TPM
Transformation is the outcome of God refining our faith and renewing our minds.
The necessity of suffering and TPM
TPM is understood in the context of refinement, renewal and transformation.
God desires that our faith be purer than refined gold.
There are three elements that make up the purpose of TPM.
The fruit of the Spirit is a natural and expected outcome of transformation.
The N.T. Greek word for faith is PEITHO that means to persuade or to be persuaded. Faith is the “persuasion of God” of the truth within our hearts.
God has invited us to participate with Him in the work that he is doing.
Struggle is in the Christian life are reflective of belief
God is at work in the life of every believer bringing about eternal transformation.
Understanding faith is a foundation stone in TPM
Heart belief supersedes intellectual belief.
Faith is believing whatever we may believe with the heart. So not all faith is pure.