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hand in Hand, God's sovereignty and man's free will

“Surely our lives are greatly enriched when we recognize the mysterious beauty of the interplay between God’s ways and ours.” Randy Alcorn

If God is sovereign and has predestined our lives, then how does man practice free will, or meaningful choice?

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Loraine Boettner D.D.:

If God had not foreordained the course of events but waited until some un-determined condition was or was not fulfilled, His decrees could be neither eternal nor immutable. 

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Why Cooperative Grace Matters

I introduced yet another theological term at our January Key Team Meeting. “Cooperative Grace” is the idea (not really a doctrine) that we use to describe how we work with God in advancing the reign of Jesus in our lives, the lives of our friends and on our campuses. 434 more words

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Jesus Saves from Sin - (Sermon)

“You shall call His name Jesus because He will save His people from their sin.”

Jesus saves people from sin in 4 ways:

1. By softening their sin-hardened hearts and enabling them to respond to God’s offer of salvation through Christ. 57 more words

Salvation (Soteriology)

Merry Calvismas

Today’s sermon was based on the familiar passage of Luke 2:8-20. Two verses in particular popped out at me (NIV) – emphasis added:

(10) But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid.

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