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Basic Christianity | Book Review

What does it mean to be evangelical? Derived from the Greek euaggelion — “gospel” or “good news” — the word describes things that are related to the gospel of Jesus Christ. 415 more words

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Can You Lose Your Salvation?

Billy Graham has recently stated :

” One of the devil’s oldest tricks is to make us believe that God will turn against us and take away our salvation if we ever commit another sin. 937 more words

Light for the Nations

Missions is always present in our thinking. We’ve enjoyed and profited from various readings this week, including John Stott on Romans and John Piper on God’s glory in the worship of the nations. 218 more words

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Alkitab

“Alkitab dapat dipahami hanya secara rohani. Karena itu kita perlu datang kepada Alkitab dengan rendah hati, hormat, dan penuh harap. Kita mengakui bahwa kebenaran-kebenaran yang dinyatakan di dalam Alkitab masih terkunci dan termeterai sampai Roh kudus membukakannya bagi kita dan membukakan pikiran kita untuk kebenaran tersebut”. 7 more words

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The Indispensability of Preaching

I love these opening paragraphs of John Stott’s book Between Two Worlds: The Challenge of Preaching Today

Preaching is indispensable to Christianity.  Without preaching a necessary part of its authenticity has been lost.   224 more words

"The law must do its God-given duty today"

At Wednesday night’s Bible study, we dealt with the question that Paul raises in Galatians 3:19: “Why then the law?” Up to this point in his letter, Paul has argued that, contrary to the message of his opponents in Galatia, obedience to God’s law can play no role in saving us. 349 more words

Confess Your Sins | Book Review

John Stott’s Confess Your Sins is a little gem of a book. Originally published in 1964, it has been reissued by Eerdmans. As far as I can tell, the only change to the original is that Scripture quotations, unless otherwise noted, come from the NIV (2011). 510 more words

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