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The “Braggmony” of a Rich Young Peacock

“Some people have a true testimony to share. Others only have an exaggerated ‘braggamony’ to declare.”—Stanford E. Murrell  “And he said, All these have I kept from my youth up” (Luke 18:21). No one likes to be thought badly about. Most of us hold dearly to our reputations, well deserved or not. Of course, in… Continue reading The “Braggmony” of a Rich Young Peacock

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Calvinism, Christian Living, Church history, Culture & Society, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, Salvation & Justification, Sin & Repentance, Theology

God’s Free Love and Free Grace, Not Free Will

For many years I was curious as to why a person reared as a conservative Calvinist, would become a theological Arminian. For those who are not familiar with those terms, a Calvinist is a Christian influenced by the teaching of the French religious theologian, John Calvin (July 10, 1509 – May 27, 1564), one of… Continue reading God’s Free Love and Free Grace, Not Free Will

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Welcome to the Family of God

How Does a Person Move from Unbelief to Belief? S. Lewis Johnson “And he entered into a ship, and passed over, and came into his own city.  2 And, behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said unto the sick of the… Continue reading Welcome to the Family of God

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How to Enjoy the Presence of God

Our general topic is how to enjoy the presence of our Great God and King, and His Son, our Savior Jesus Christ. Many are the views which advocate the best way to enter into the Lord’s presence. That we should draw near to God is the clear command of Holy Scripture, and the natural inclination… Continue reading How to Enjoy the Presence of God