The Doctrine of the Perseverance of the Saints

This week Pastor Michael Newnham and I conclude our series on Calvinism with a look at the Doctrine of the Perseverance of the Saints.

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The Doctrine of Irresistible Grace

This week on the What Color is the Sky in Their World podcast Pastor Michael Newnham and I continue our series on Calvinism and our topic tonight is Irresistible Grace…

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The debate I mentioned between Dr. James White and Dr. Michael Brown can be found here.

The Doctrine of Limited Atonement

This week Pastor Michael Newnham and I continue our series on Calvinism and our topic tonight is Limited Atonement.

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The Doctrine of Total Depravity

This week Pastor Michael Newnham and I continue our series on Calvinism and our topic is the Doctrine of Total Depravity.

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Jim Bakker Supporter Ruins My Perfect Weekend!!

This past weekend was a real winner. The Miami Hurricanes beat Ohio State, the New York Jets destroyed Jacksonville and the New York Mets took two of three from the Atlanta Braves. It’s too bad an anonymous Jim Bakker supporter had to ruin what would have otherwise perfect weekend!

It doesn’t get any better than this my friends…..and it gave me something other than Paula White to write about this Monday.

Many of you expressed to me privately how inappropriate you felt this comment was and how you wished that I would just delete the darn thing; the concern being that this person is an embarrassment to Christianity and that a comment like that would give this atheist another reason to reject Christianity. Continue reading

Blessed Assurance Jesus is Mine!

Blessed assurance is a classic hymn and one of my all-time favorites.

I don’t see how anyone believing that somehow they had something to do with their salvation could honestly sing this song…..how could they ever be sure they wouldn’t wind up ultimately rejecting God?

The Arminian believers sure do puzzle me.

Are you blessedly assured that your salvation is secure?

Is your eternal destiny something that concerns you? Are you certain that you are indeed truly saved?

I know these are tough questions for a Friday.

Tough questions usually produce tough answers and the Apostle Paul desired the Corinthians, and us, to do the following; Continue reading