Category Archives: Salvation

The Gospel According to MacArthur: Examining the book the The Gospel According to Jesus Pt3 (The Woman at the Well)

We have already seen MacArthur’s example and interpretation of the story of Nicodemus. Now let’s look at his next example of the woman at the well. “He Demands True worship:” “Those who oppose lordship salvation often point to this account … Continue reading

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The Gospel According to MacArthur: Examining the book The Gospel According to Jesus Pt2 (Nicodemus)

The following is a continuation in the series on the gospel according to MacArthur.  One of his first examples in the book The Gospel According to Jesus is that of Nicodemus. Let’s look to see how MacArthur’s theology interprets this … Continue reading

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Ralph “Yankee” Arnold on Election, Calvinism, and Grace

Ralph “Yankee” Arnold has quickly become a favorite preacher of mine. Please check out what he says on election and Calvinism. These are both well worth your time. Please listen and let me know what you think. In Christ, Jim … Continue reading

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Salvation: A Present and Future Reality for Believers

Last time we took a look at eternal security, how it is clearly taught in scripture, and how it is foundational for Christian growth.  Today I draw your attention to salvation itself. We know that it is the gift of … Continue reading

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The Foundation of Eternal Security – A Breath of Fresh Air

So often I come across people either trying to be saved by Christ plus their own works or believers that are saved that are still drawn back to the law. Here are some verses on the security of the believer … Continue reading

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How to Be Saved in Their Words Pt 4 – Catholic Church

So far we have looked at some men and their take on how a person is saved from the penalty of sin.  I think it is also now fitting to take just a glimpse at some teaching from the Catholic … Continue reading

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How to Be Saved In Their Own Words: Part 3 – Billy Graham, John Calvin, and Augustine of Hippo

Billy Graham is a famous evangelist so I thought it would be fitting to check and see how he suggests that a person can be saved from the penalty of sin. I have also included quotes from Calvin and Augustine. I … Continue reading

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