I once had an encounter with an Amish man who told me he was shunned by the Amish Church for belief in assurance of salvation. 1,694 more words
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Am I a Christian? (assurance) Can I lose it? (eternal security) - Maybe you are asking the wrong questions.
Assurance of your salvation -and- eternal security. These are related issues but also different ones. A person can be a genuine believer but lack assurance of it for various reasons. 608 more words
“Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers; 19 But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot:” (1 Peter 1:18-19). 541 more words
For some (if not many) Christians, finding and enjoying the assurance of their salvation is a painfully elusive venture. Although there may be evidence in a person’s life that strongly suggests they are a believer—evidence confirmed by trusted friends and pastors—a robust sense that they truly belong to God seems to regularly evade their grasp. 1,036 more words