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Answers I Wish I Could Send: One Week's Worth

At Merriam-Webster, we receive and respond to several hundred emails a week. While only a relative handful of them are editorial in nature, they are nonetheless a time- and sanity-suck for those who must answer them. 2,763 more words

Correspondence

The Calvinist and the Altar Call

I don’t want to take a lot of time over-introducing the video segment here, lest I fall into the trap of putting some spin on it; but in this 11-minute clip there is a strange juxtaposition between the… 87 more words

Christianity

The Sinner's Prayer, Decisional Evangelism, Altar Calls & Monergism vs Synergism | Jesse Morrell

Jesse Morrell of http://www.OpenAirOutreach.com teaches on the biblical basis for “the sinner’s prayer” “decisional evangelism” “altar calls” and explains how “synergism” is the teaching of the Bible, not Calvinistic “monergism.” 170 more words

Stray Dogs

There were two issues that it took me some time to come to terms with after I became a Christian. Having been a dispensationalist, the first was to get over my unbiblical understanding of eschatology (But that is an issue that I’ll save for a later post). 1,669 more words

God

Is the Sinner's Prayer Biblical? What About Altar Calls and Decisional Evangelism? Or Monergism vs Synergism? Jesse Morrell

DOES GOD EVEN HEAR THE SINNER’S PRAYERS?

Jesse Morrell

http://www.OpenAirOutreach.com

I’d say that God didn’t’ even hear 90% of people who said a “sinner’s prayer.” That is because they just wanted forgiveness. 1,014 more words

Are you an Altar Junkie?

In most churches there is a time for congregants to gather at the altar for a time of prayer. Usually in response to a message people will voluntarily come forward to receive a blessing, a touch from God or simply to consecrate themselves either for the first time as a new believer or for some a deeper walk with the Lord. 447 more words

Leadership

Called to Love the Whore?

In what is becoming common occurrence, I came across an article in Christianity Today last year, which jarred and irked (“Called to Love the Whore… 1,004 more words