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Scripture Alone or Faith Alone: What Sola Should Come First?

When we write or teach on the solas of the Reformation, with which distinctive should we begin? In the end, this is probably a matter of preference, but after completing Reeves and Chester’s (excellent) book… 621 more words

Doctrine Of Scripture

Behold, What Manner of Love...

1 John 3:1-3 Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.  295 more words

Christianity

Resignatio ad infernum

A childhood terror

As a child transitioning into my early teenage years, somewhere along the way I became terrified of eternal damnation. I wasn’t always afraid of going to hell; in my younger childhood I generally took for granted a sense of having a warm personal relationship with God, in of all its wonderful childlike simplicity. 1,943 more words

Spirituality

“Building Your Life On The Rock” (Matthew 7:24-27 sermon)

Some of you remember the bad weather we had a few weeks ago, with all the high winds, and a tornado in the area, and the downpour of rain we got — several inches in very short period of time. 3,803 more words

Salvation

The Connection Between Assurance, Depression, and Diligence

A few weeks ago I took our college group—and later in the week, our young professionals—through a study on what the Proverbs say about diligence. The week prior we had all been laid low by the many Proverbs that condemn laziness. 783 more words

Discipleship

038. Standing on the Promises 🎶 🎵

Standing on the Promises

Standing on the promises of Christ my King

Author: Russell K. Carter (1886) –  Russell Kelso Carter (1849-1928)

Tune: PROMISES – Russell K. 444 more words

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1 John 5:1-5: How to Know that You Believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God

In 1 John 5:1-5, the Apostle John says this:

“Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is begotten of God: and whosoever loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him.  2,201 more words

Christian Living