General Theology

Sharing Our Faith

Posted by on March 2, 2018 at 8:02 am

We know Jesus as our Saviour because someone was shared the truth to us. We in turn share the same truth of Christ to others.   Telling others about the salvation of Christ is the most exciting opportunity we have as believers. It is a work of the Holy Spirit in you sharing truth as […]

God’s Rule over Our Decisions

Posted by on March 1, 2018 at 11:34 am

As part of understanding Free Agency we need to look at the passages that deal with our choices. To what extent does God plan a roll in what we decide? What does the Bible say about how the Lord is Sovereign and we stll have choice? (Proverbs 16:9)  The heart of man plans his way, […]

How Sinful are We?

Posted by on March 1, 2018 at 11:26 am

Are men totally depraved? Is every faculty of the person corrupted? His inability to Understand the Gospel 1 Corinthians 2:14 – “But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.” 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 – “For […]

Praying for the Unsaved

Posted by on March 1, 2018 at 11:07 am

The Natural Man, (unregenerated human) is dead to all spiritual understanding, so being funny or cute or having an open house in the church to attrack people hoping they will "come to Jesus" is silly and futile. We need to pray for our unsaved family and friends that God by His mercy and grace would […]

Free Will vs Free Agency

Posted by on March 1, 2018 at 10:59 am

“Our God is in heaven; He does whatever pleases Him.” (Psalm 115:3)   1.    Man, in his state of innocency, had freedom and power to will and to do that which is good and well pleasing to God; but that state was mutable, or changeable, so that he was able to fall from it. 2.   […]

Elders and their Roles

Posted by on February 28, 2018 at 11:41 pm

The Church & Eldership The term church comes from two words: kuriakon which means "dedicated to the Lord" which was used for the place of worship.   ecclesia translated “assembly” literally “the called out ones” The idea is of people who have been called out of darkness into His wonderful light. It is applied to […]

The Universalistic Passages

Posted by on July 30, 2012 at 12:56 pm

by Loraine Boettner Probably the most plausible defense for Arminianism is found in the universalistic passages in Scripture. Three of the most quoted are: II Peter 3:9, "Not wishing [or, KJV, not willing] that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance”; I Tim. 2:4, [God our Savior] "who would have all men […]

Five Solas

Posted by on July 28, 2012 at 8:38 pm

Five solas The Five Solas are five Latin phrases (or slogans) that emerged from the Protestant Reformation intended to summarize the Reformers' basic theological principles in contrast to certain teachings of the Roman Catholic Church of the day. "Sola" is Latin meaning "alone" or "only" and the corresponding phrases are: Sola Fide, by faith alone. […]

The Sovereignty of God – basic

Posted by on June 26, 2012 at 11:37 am

The Sovereignty of God   The Sovereignty of God may be defined as God exercising His supremacy.   “The earth is the Lord's and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein” Psalm 24:1 “Our God is in the heavens; He does all that he pleases.” Psalm 115:3 “Woe to him who strives […]

All Isreal?

Posted by on June 26, 2012 at 11:31 am

What does “all Israel” in Romans 11:26 mean? Does it mean that one day every single Jew will be saved? This question is a highly debated one and, throughout the history of the Church, there have been at least four different views. 1) The first view is that “all Israel” means “every single ethnic Israelite” […]