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God’s Election of Grace Unto Good Works

Ephesians 2:8-10 By grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: not of works, lest any man should boast. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, … Continue reading

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Elect Angels & Their Employments

1 Timothy 5:21 I charge thee before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and the elect angels, that thou observe these things without preferring one before another, doing nothing by partiality. A. A. HODGE (1823-1886): What are the Scriptural designations … Continue reading

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A Spiritual Weather Report on Sovereign Grace

Amos 4:7; Romans 9:14-16        I caused it to rain upon one city, and caused it not to rain upon another city.        What shall we say then? Is there unrighteousness with God? God forbid. For he saith to Moses, … Continue reading

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The Love of God in Jesus Christ Part 1: The Breadth of Christ’s Love

John 3:16; Ephesians 3:17-19        For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.        That ye, being rooted and grounded in love, may … Continue reading

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A Calvinistic Preacher’s Dilemma: How Do I Address Sinners?

John 6:44; Mark 1:15        No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him.        Repent ye, and believe the Gospel. JOHN LELAND (1754-1841): It has always been a question with me of great … Continue reading

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Man’s Free Will: Roman Catholic & Arminian Unity in Doctrinal Error

Ephesians 1:4-6; Romans 8:30, 31        He hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love: having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus … Continue reading

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Predestination or Freewill Part 10: The Inescapable Conclusion

Romans 8:30, 31; I Peter 1:4,5; I Timothy 1:12        Whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.        To an inheritance incorruptible, and … Continue reading

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Predestination or Freewill Part 9: The Unfathomable Depth

Job 37:23; Job 37:5; Romans 11:33, 34        Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out.        Great things doeth he, which we cannot comprehend.        O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! … Continue reading

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Predestination or Freewill Part 8: A Believer’s Certain Perseverance

Isaiah 41:10,13,14; 60:16; 63:1; John 6:37        Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness―For I … Continue reading

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Predestination or Freewill Part 7: Can a True Believer Fall ever from Grace and Perish?

Hebrews 3:14          For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence unto the end. JAMES DURHAM (1622-1658): If believing depends on free-will, then our perseverance depends on it also. For if the man’s … Continue reading

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