Tag Archives: Christ

Bible Basics: Is Your Gospel Good News?

All too often I hear people talk about the gospel of Jesus Christ yet something is off.  How many of you remember receiving mail from Publisher’s Clearing House and it said something to the effect that you may have won … Continue reading

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Bible Basics: Do Good Works Prove Salvation?

Eternal Salvation is a tough enough concept for people to comprehend but let’s now also consider the idea of good works. Some people believe the gospel, receive the spiritual birth of the new man but are deceived by the world’s … Continue reading

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He Is Alive !

Praise God that Christ is risen!  Jesus Christ the eternal Son of God came to earth, lived a sinless perfect life, suffered, bled, and died for the sin of all mankind. As amazing as that is, He also rose again. … Continue reading

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Lordship Salvation for “Dummies” ? Examining the Meaning of Faith

Recently I engaged in some discussion with Pastor and blogger Kent Brandenburg. He admittedly embraces a Lordship salvation view of the gospel.  One of his more recent posts was titled “Lordship Salvation for Dummies”.  In it, he explains what he … Continue reading

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The Gospel According to Paul Washer Pt2 – The Gospel’s Power and Message

We have begun our look at Paul Washer’s book The Gospel’s Power and Message.  Let’s see if it gets any better from here. “Anyone who thinks that he knows the gospel well enough to leave it behind and go on … Continue reading

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The Gospel According to Paul Washer Pt1 – The Gospel’s Power and Message

Paul Washer is a popular name among those who support a Reformed gospel.  Many have read his books or heard his preaching. The thing is, is Paul Washer giving us the true gospel message?  This four part series of posts … 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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