Union with Christ

The Believer’s Fourfold Union With Christ – By John Woodward   When our Lord Jesus was giving His farewell address to His disciples the night before His crucifixion, they desperately needed comfort. Having been with Christ for over three years, they faced the grim prospect of being separated from the Lord. How could they go […]

Romans 9 and the calvinist Doctrine of REPROBATION

  ROMANS 9 AND THE CALVINIST DOCTRINE OF REPROBATION by Eric Hankins, PhD Eric Hankins is pastor of First Baptist Fairhope in Fairhope, Alabama.ehankins@fbcfairhope.org Calvinist theologian Wayne Grudem defines reprobation as “the sovereign decision of God before creation to pass over some persons, in sorrow deciding not to save them, and to punish them for […]

Does regeneration precede faith?

Does regeneration precede faith? No sir. Never in scripture is faith seen as a gift. Salvation is the gift. This is where Calvinists misinterpret and therefore misunderstand Eph 2:7-9. Greek grammar shows clearly that the gift is salvation not faith. τῇ γὰρ χάριτί ἐστε σεσῳσμένοι διὰ τῆς πίστεως καὶ τοῦτο οὐκ ἐξ ὑμῶν θεοῦ τὸ […]

Regeneration through the Blood of Jesus

Regeneration Through the Blood of Jesus By William Reid DEAR reader, Jesus spoke of regeneration as essential to salvation; and it is possible you may feel as if that experience stood between you and the “ precious blood of Christ “ (1 Pet 1:19). It seems as if it did, but it does not; for […]

The Blood of Jesus

THE BLOOD OF JESUS REV WILLIAM REID, M.A. https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=ffoCAAAAQAAJ&hl=en_GB&pg=GBS.PP1 ” Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus.” — Heb. 10:19. Excerpts from the book I fear that not a few of the strictly religious in all our churches are ignorant of the ” true grace of God,” which […]

Can a person who Denys the deity of Jesus be saved?

Can a person deny the deity of Jesus and still be saved? By: Steve Shirley A: No. The deity of Jesus (or believing Jesus is God) is one of the essentials of the Christian faith. This is one of the main things (if not THE main thing) that separates us from nearly every other cult […]

Jesus is God

Jesus “IS” God By: Steve Shirley (Romans 10:9) that if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. (Romans 10:13) For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. (Also see: Acts […]

Doctrine of Salvation

  Doctrine of Salvation Of which salvation the prophets have inquired and searched diligently, who prophesied of the grace that should come unto you: searching what, or what manner of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them did signify, when it testified beforehand the sufferings of Christ, and the glory that should follow […]

Does God love everybody?

Does God love everybody Dr. Flowers interviews Dr. Jerry Walls, Ph.D., from Houston Baptist University, about his new book “Does God Love Everyone? The heart of what is wrong with Calvinism,” which can be purchased at https://www.amazon.com/Does-God-Love-… . This podcast originally aired on 9/5/16 on iTunes and at Libsyn: http://directory.libsyn.com/shows/vie… Check out the latest blog […]

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. […]

Eternal Security By James M.Rochford

Eternal Security By James M. Rochford The debate over eternal security persists in Christian circles: If Christians come to faith in Christ by accepting the free gift of salvation, is it possible to lose this by rejecting Christ or even returning the gift? Before we consider the biblical evidence for and against the doctrine of […]

The Doctrine of Justification

The Doctrine of Justification (eBook)   Doctrine of Justification ebook CONTENTS. THE DOCTRINE OF JUSTIFICATION. INTRODUCTORY ESSAY. SHORT ACCOUNT OF AUTHOR. INTRODUCTION. PART I. HISTORY OF THE DOCTRINE OF JUSTIFICATION. LECT. I. II. History of the Doctrine in the Apostolic Age. III. History of the Doctrine in the Times of the Fathers and Scholastic Divines. […]

Why I’m not a Five point Calvinist : Dr Norman Geisler

Why I am not a 5 Point Calvinist Dr. Normal Geisler     Total depravity Uconditional election Limiited atonement Irrestible grace Preservation of the saints Why I am not a 5 Point Calvinist Dr. Normal Geisler Ephesians 2:1-5 Man is so totally depraved and he cannot even understand the gospel or receive the gospel. He […]

Secure Forever,True Salvation

Secure Forever,True Salvation Pastor Cucuzza takes us through the topics found in his book “Secure Forever!” https://www.amazon.com/Secure-Forever… Visit our website at: http://www.northlandchurch.com/ For more Sermons visit: http://www.sermonaudio.com/source_det… Please follow and like us:0

Free Will vs. “TULIP” (5-Point Calvinism Refuted)

Free Will vs. “TULIP” (5-Point Calvinism Refuted) FREE WILL VS. “TULIP” In the last sermon, I introduced the concept of ATHEISTIC or MATERIALIST DETERMINISM — … which is the philosophical view that ALL HUMAN WILL is ultimately fatalistically PRE-DETERMINED … … based on the notion that we are purely PHYSICAL or MATERIAL BEINGS … … […]