Tag Archives: jesus

In Defense of the Trinity

In order to stand for the faith, there come times when it is necessary to defend key truths. Some say today that there is no such thing as the Trinity and that Jesus and the Father are one in the … 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 Pt 1

I have heard people say that they are not convinced that John MacArthur teaches another gospel. My book review will attempt to prove that the free grace view and MacArthur’s Calvinistic view are two different things. Due to the length … Continue reading

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Book Review: David Platt – Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream

David Platt has written a popular book titled Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream.  For me, I am always concerned with what popular preachers and authors are presenting to the masses. Today I will look at this book … 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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Kyle Idleman, Not a Fan, and Common Problems with Lordship Salvation Pt 2

  Continuing where I left off last time, here is part two of my reaction to Kyle Idleman’s book. Idleman, Kyle (2011-06-07). Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus Zondervan. Kindle Edition. Kyle is the pastor of … Continue reading

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