Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Faith, Theology

A Sincere Offer of the Gospel

An Arminian Assaults Calvinism Continued... Part IV The Speaker’s Statement. The speaker declares, with a voice of incredulity, that Calvinist believe that God sincerely offers the gospel to those for whom Christ did not die, and who, from eternity past, were condemned to eternal judgment. “That’s not my God. That’s not my God. God does… Continue reading A Sincere Offer of the Gospel

Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Church history, Culture & Society, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

The Reformation Principle of “Sola Scriptura”, or, “Scripture Alone”

“Last evening I paused beside the blacksmith’s door, And heard the anvil ring the vesper chime; Then looking in, I saw upon the floor, Old hammers, worn with beating years of time. '‘How many anvils have you had,’ said I, ‘To wear and batter all these hammers so?’ 'Just one,’ said he, and then with… Continue reading The Reformation Principle of “Sola Scriptura”, or, “Scripture Alone”

Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

Humility: The Beauty of Holiness

A truly humble man is hard to find, yet God delights to honor such selfless people. Booker T. Washington, the renowned black educator, was an outstanding example of this truth. Shortly after he took over the presidency of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama, he was walking in an exclusive section of town when he was stopped… Continue reading Humility: The Beauty of Holiness

Christian Living, Faith

We Shall Be Like Jesus

One of the ways Satan discourages Christians is by getting them to change their agenda. The believer’s primary agenda is to know Christ, and to be like Him. The greatest desire of the apostle Paul was to know Jesus, “and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his… Continue reading We Shall Be Like Jesus

Christian Living, Culture & Society, God's Law, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

Blessed Are The Pure In Heart

Matthew 5:8 “Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.” Several years ago the theologian Francis Schaffer posed a very penetrating question when he asked, "How Should We Then Live?" As Christians, how should we live at the beginning of the twenty-first century with its unique pressures and temptations? Different voices have… Continue reading Blessed Are The Pure In Heart

Christian Living, Culture & Society, Faith

The Need for Holiness of Life

Every generation needs prophetic voices calling individuals to repentance, confession of sin, and a change of behavior. The voice of the prophet who speaks forth the words of truth is seldom welcomed or appreciated and yet, such men of God continue to cry out against the moral corruption and spiritual inconsistencies they witness. The prophet… Continue reading The Need for Holiness of Life