An Arminian Assaults Calvinism Continued... Part II The Flower of the Reformation TULIP The Speaker’s Statement. None of the Five Points of Calvinism are Scriptural, but are a false doctrine. Response. Sweeping statements and generalities are always troublesome to someone who would like a rational conversation. If a particular belief system, held by many godly… Continue reading TULIP The Flower of the Reformation
Part I A Sermon Against Total Depravity In November, 2018, I was asked to review a sermon by an Independent Fundamentalist Baptist pastor in Florida who is emotionally hostile to that system of theology called Calvinism. I was willing to do so for two very good reasons. First, with Charles Spurgeon, I believe that the… Continue reading An Arminian Assaults Calvinism
“But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.”--Galatians 6:14 All over the world, there is the sign of the cross. In London, on the top of the dome of St. Paul’s Cathedral sits a… Continue reading The Glory of the Cross
“This baby is big enough to walk me to the bus stop.”—Kermit Gosnell moments before severing the spinal cord of a thirty-week infant. Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer is a compelling movie for students of social history, and for those who are concerned about America’s insatiable appetite for the slaughter of the… Continue reading Kermit Gosnell and the Murder of Baby Boy A
Salvation is Based on Divine Revelation, Not a Decision “But I certify you, brethren, that the gospel which was preached of me is not after man. 12 For I neither received it of man, neither was I taught it, but by the revelation of Jesus Christ.” –Galatians 1:11-12 Charles Spurgeon was converted to Jesus Christ… Continue reading Are You Aware of Your True Spiritual State?
“But he knoweth the way that I take: when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold” (Job 23:10). “Use your common sense, what rings true, what rings false.”—Martha Gamble Kavanaugh There are many parallels between the Biblical story of Job, and the tragic ordeal of 53 year old conservative, Judge Brett Kavanaugh,… Continue reading Dear Judge Kavanaugh, You are Not Alone!
The Foolishness of the Galatians AN EXPOSITION OF GALATIANS 3:1-2 The First Question Who Has Bewitched You? A useful form of teaching is to ask a question. When properly used, a question can be very effective as it provokes insight, demands discernment, and invites a comment. When used improperly a question can be harmful and… Continue reading Christians Who Are Bewitched