Unless you are saved according to God’s plan, you are lost; there is no other Name, no other Way, no other Salvation, and if you miss this, you miss all …
The book of Ephesians is a sobering reminder of the total sinfulness and lostness from which God’s people have been redeemed.
THE TEACHING COMMAND FOUND IN THE GREAT COMMISSION MEANS MUCH MORE THAN SHARING THE MERE FUNDAMENTALS OF CHRISTIANITY …
The tragedy of rejecting the full revelation of God …
And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:18-20
“God loves the sinner but hates the sin” is a nonsense statement.
Time is short. You do not know what tomorrow brings. If you reject God’s mercy through Jesus Christ you will die in your sins. Do not delay in being wise …
What if you’re wrong about hell?
In today’s church there seems to be more emphasis on contemporary music and pep talks than a real commitment to doctrine.
When someone says they are a “Calminian” they are revealing that they do not understand either Calvinism or Arminianism
Who among us is perfect? We cannot sit in judgment of someone else’s personal morality … right?
What did Jesus mean when he said, “Judge not, that you be not judged”?
Suppose that when the Philippian jailer asked Paul what he must do to be saved, Paul had said, “Be diligent in your present religion, whatever it is.”
We all labour under two very different evils—too much haste, and slothfulness. We are seized with impatience for the day of Christ already expected; at the same time we securely regard it as afar off. As, then, the Apostle has before reproved an unreasonable ardour, so he now shakes off our sleepiness, so that we may attentively expect Christ at all times, lest we should become idle and negligent, as it is usually the case. – John Calvin comments on 2 Peter 3
Christians should have a reason ready for their Christianity, that it may known they are not motivated by folly or emotion.
Ministers of the Gospel are to proclaim to sinners the terms of mercy God has established through Jesus Christ, and show them the way to reconciliation with Him ….