Posts tagged with sin

Reminder of the basics

One of my jobs as Pastor is to be a reminder-er. That is, to remind people of what Christ has done, of whom Christ is, of who they are, and of what they ought to be....Read More

Deo Volente

Lord Willing...Read More

Clearing Up Some Common Misperceptions of "Particular Redemption"

In any discussion of particular redemption it is of first importance that we define what is at issue. This is because many persons misperceive what Reformed persons actually affirm in the doctrine....Read More

Is it sin or the consequences that I hate

Is it merely the problems that result from my sin that trouble me? Or is it the actual sin itself that grieves me because it grieves God?...Read More

It is a choice to be offended

It is a choice to get offended. It is your choice how you respond to others. So respond Biblically and in so doing glorify God and be at peace....Read More

Law/Gospel Quote

Good quote about the law/gospel distinction debate from Carl Trueman....Read More

For Whom Did Christ Die? Part 3

I am continuing my study of a list of verses that presume a universal atonement....Read More

For Whom Did Christ Die? Part 2

In the second part of this series I am looking at three texts and their relation to the atonement: Isaiah 53:6, Hebrews 2:9, and John 3:16....Read More

For Whom Did Christ Die? Part 1

I am responding to a list of objections to the idea that Christ did not die indiscriminately for every individual who has ever, is , or will ever live....Read More

In my weakness He is made strong.

Suffering and trials are a major part of life. We do not like the pain that comes with these events. So what are we to do?...Read More

Why doctrine matters. Part 3

Salvation only comes from God. We cannot save ourselves. This is the testimony of all of Scripture....Read More

Gay is not the new black.

Voddie Baucham explains why being gay is not the same as being ethnically a minority...Read More