For whom the Lord loves He chastens

For whom the Lord loves He chastens   Heb 12:6  For whom the Lord loveth he chasteneth, and scourgeth every son whom he receiveth.  Chastening does not always lead to repentance It is clear from the Bible that chastening does not always equal repentance and improvement, but this is still the aim with the chastening. We […]

Chastening And Rewards

Handbook of Personal Evangelism by Dr. A. Ray Stanford Chapter III Chastening and Rewards Yes! Eternal life is guaranteed to all believers, but never make the mistake of thinking Christians can live as they please. They cannot. They can try, but God will not allow it. This should be made very clear as you witness. […]

EVIDENCES & RESULTS OF SANCTIFIED AFFLICTION

EVIDENCES & RESULTS OF SANCTIFIED AFFLICTION By John Angell James “Behold, blessed is the one whom God reproves; therefore despise not the discipline of the Almighty!” (Job 5:17) “Before I was afflicted I went astray—but now I keep Your word. It is good for me that I was afflicted—that I might learn Your statutes. I […]

Who’s The Biggest Sinner?

  Who’s The Biggest Sinner? By David J. Stewart “For whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all.” —James 2:10        Who’s the biggest sinner? I am! You are! We all are! WE HAVE SINNED! Put down your stones you self-righteous hypocrites! It is human nature […]

Consequences of Sin in the Believer

The born again child of God has “everlasting consolation through grace” (2 Th. 2:16), but this does not mean he can live as he pleases. Those who don’t believe in eternal security say that this doctrine makes it easy for the believer to sin, but this is because they don’t understand the Bible’s doctrine of […]

Repentance Unto Life

Twenty year-old Edmund Botsford lingered uncertainly at the gate of the Charleston Baptist meetinghouse one Sunday in 1765. As the church’s members streamed past him to their seats, a conflict raged within: should he stay or should he go? Born in Woodburn, Bedfordshire, England, in 1745, and orphaned by age seven, Botsford had bounced between […]

Addressing Those Scriptures that suggest Salvation can be lost

Eternal Security Of The Believer By Dr. Harry Ironside FOREWORD This brief work consists of a message delivered in the D. L. Moody Memorial Church on a Lord’s Day morning and the substance of two Friday meetings when questions were submitted and then answered from the platform. Careful editing might have eliminated everything that looks […]

And such were some of you BUT you are washed-

And Such Were Some Of You . . . But Ye Are Washed!!! By David J. Stewart | May 2014 | Updated May 2017 1st Corinthians 6:9-11, “Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves […]