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Lordship Salvation: Where I Come From

by johninnc

Following is the refrain from the song “Where I Come From” by country music star Alan Jackson:

Where I come from it’s cornbread and chicken… 603 more words


Better to Struggle With the Fear of God's Wrath--Luther

It is exceedingly difficult for the human heart to expect with certainty everything good of God and to appreciate all grace and mercy. Indeed, it is altogether impossible except through Christ the mediator. 442 more words

The Holy Cross

Week 20 of 50 in the Institutes: The Holy Spirit of Promise

Those who are up to date with the reading assignments are in for a real treat tomorrow! Calvin provides us with a jewel of exegetical insight in 3.2.36 with regard to understanding the phrase, “the Holy Spirit of promise”, found in Ephesians 1:13… 733 more words

Calvin's Institutes

"Once Saved Always Saved": Can a Christian Lose Their Salvation? (Part 4)

The question, “Can a Christian lose their salvation?” is troubling. Many of us ask this when friends and/or relatives pass away. Although they professed faith in Christ, their lifestyle didn’t support it. 607 more words


Week 19 of 50 in the Institutes: A Right Definition of Faith

This week’s assignment overflows with Calvin’s pastoral concern for his readers, and Carl Trueman’s blogs on the Reformation 21 website are not to be missed either (see links at bottom of post). 580 more words

Calvin's Institutes

Assurance of Salvation from Sin, Death, and Hell

“Salvation is dependent upon faith in Jesus Christ as Savior, crucified for all of our sins, and resurrected. (1st Corinthians 15:14). Salvation is NOT dependent upon our continued faithfulness, or upon our repentance from sins, or upon our good works of discipleship. 101 more words

Assurance Of Salvation

Perseverance of the Saints

“For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Messiah Yeshua. 642 more words