Calvinism, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

An Authentic Confession of Faith

“Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit of God calleth Jesus accursed: and that no man can say that Jesus is the Lord, but by the Holy Ghost.” (1 Cor. 12:3) Understanding spiritual truths is significant because a part of modern day Christian faith and practice is to get… Continue reading An Authentic Confession of Faith

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Calvinism, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

Is God Unfair?

One of the strongest passages in the Bible teaching the Doctrine of Election is found in Romans 9. Jacob is chosen over Esau. “For this is the word of promise, At this time will I come, and Sara shall have a son. 10 And not only this; but when Rebecca also had conceived by one,… Continue reading Is God Unfair?

Biblical Doctrines, Calvinism, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

What is Free Will?

When considering the Biblical doctrine of election, attention is immediately turned to the subject of free will. What is meant by free will? There are two extreme positions. One is that man is capable of doing whatever he wants. “What the mind of man can conceive, the will of man can achieve.” The other extreme… Continue reading What is Free Will?

Calvinism, Church, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

The Story of the Prevailing Prayer of a Widow

“And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint; 2 Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man: 3 And there was a widow in that city; and she came unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine… Continue reading The Story of the Prevailing Prayer of a Widow

Calvinism, Christian Living, Culture & Society, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

The Faithless Electors of America and the Faithful Elect of God

The Presidential election of 2016 will go down in history as one of the most vicious, ruthless, and lawless presidential elections in United States history. Despite a landslide victory among the states, many partisan political hacks simply would not accept the result of the will of the people. An effort was made to encourage the… Continue reading The Faithless Electors of America and the Faithful Elect of God

Biblical Doctrines, Calvinism, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, Salvation & Justification

Christians Who Blaspheme the Holy Spirit

In 2016, in a Sunday School class in a Fundamentalist Baptist church in southern Florida, the teacher instructed the young people not to listen to that terrible doctrine called Calvinism because, “It is a doctrine of the devil.” When I was told of this statement, I shuddered in fear on behalf of that very foolish,… Continue reading Christians Who Blaspheme the Holy Spirit