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But some will say, “it is their sin that they do not come”

And oh! my hearers, my last thought is a solemn one. I have preached that ye will not come; but some will say, “it is their sin that they do not come.” It is so. 335 more words

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Men do not know Christ's worth, for if they did they would come unto him

Men do not know his worth, for if they did they would come unto him. Why did not sailors go to America before Columbus went; Because they did not believe there was an America. 71 more words

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The second and third reason why men will not come to Christ

The next reason is, because men do not like Christ’s way of saying them. One says, “I do not like it because he makes me holy; I cannot drink or swear if he saves me.” Another says, “It requires me to be so precise and puritanical, and I like a little more license.” Another does not like it because it is so humbling; he does not like it because the “gate of heaven” is not quite high enough for his head, and he does not like stooping. 129 more words

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Thoughts on Justification - Understanding Man's Condition and Need - Part 3

Pelagianism and Semi-Pelagianism

As has been previously discussed, the UPC and OP holds a very diminished view on the sinfulness of man and how this translates into his inability to do good as defined by God.  1,322 more words

Salvation

The first reason men will not come to Christ is because no man by nature thinks he wants Christ

Now, we must tell you the reasons why men will not come unto Christ. The first is, because no man by nature thinks he wants Christ. 132 more words

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Do we not find, even after we have come to Christ, our soul is not free, but is kept by Christ?

Then, one more question. Do we not find, even after we have come to Christ, our soul is not free, but is kept by Christ? Do we not find times, even now, when to will is not present with us. 106 more words

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