Category: Christian Thought
On “once saved, always saved”
Failing to teach perseverance will lead people to false assurance based on a profession of faith rather than on true faith.
The ordo salutis, defined and documented
What do the various aspects of salvation mean?
What is the ordo salutis?
What is the ordo salutis? What does it mean to live in the salvation of Christ?
Paul’s self-identification in his letters
What do Paul’s customs of self-address tell us about how we should view the office of apostle?
On Assurance of Salvation
Should we pursue assurance of salvation?
God is monergistic in regeneration. He is determinative in other aspects of our great salvation.
What are we to make of He Gets Us?
Does He Gets Us present a true gospel?
How do I know I am chosen?
Because I identify myself on social media as a “chosen follower of Jesus Christ,” a friend recently asked me, how do you know you are chosen, and that you will endure to the end?” This was my answer. ________, what a great question! I appreciate you taking the time to ask. First of all, in…
Asking the right questions
Objecting to the teaching of God’s sovereign grace reveals far more about the heart and mind that won’t submit to this revealed truth than it does about the difficulty of the doctrine.
The seed must die
Jesus spoke of his death as a seed dying…and bearing fruit.