Tag «Salvation»

Salvation: What A Great Word!

What a great word that word “salvation” is! It includes the cleansing of our conscience from all past guilt, the delivery of our soul from all those propensities to evil which now so strongly predominate in us; it takes in, in fact, the undoing of all that Adam did. Salvation is the total restoration of …

Only The Spirit of God Can Save You

One thing I should like to say before leaving this point—remember there are two spirits—there is the Spirit of God and the spirit of the world. This last is everywhere active and Believers feel it to be their foe—it works evil and only evil. Only the Spirit of God can save you—the spirit of the …

Where Hope Is Found

1 Peter 1:3…Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born againto a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, “The only haven of safety is in the mercy of God, as manifested in Christ, in whom every …

J. I. Packer-Salvation and Repentance

J. I. Packer went home to be with the Lord yesterday, July 17, 2020. He was 93 years old. Below is one of my favorites from him… J. I. Packer… To the question: What must I do to be saved? The old gospel replies: believe on the Lord Jesus Christ. To the further question: What …

We Have A Living Hope

There is so much in these verses that I will not be able to touch on them all. My desire is to show you why we love Him so, and why we have a living hope! Peter writes this epistle in really the first major outbreak of persecution from a very mentally disturb Emperor Nero. …

Work Out Your Salvation!

What does it mean to work out your salvation? What it doesn’t mean is to gain your salvation! Let’s take a closer look… Paul writes… So then, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your salvation with fear and …

Throwing Your Pearls

Do not give what is holy to dogs, and do not throw your pearls before swine, or they will trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces. Matthew 7:6 Can anything be more depraved than to mistake God’s precious pearl for a thing of no worth and actually to tread it …

The Light Has Come Into The World

Now after John had been taken into custody, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of God, 15 and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.” 16 As He was going along by the Sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew, the …

What has God done for Man?

giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified us to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins. Colossians 1:12-14 He has done three marvelous wonderful …