How God Brings People Back to Himself

AN EXPOSITION OF JEREMIAH 2:25-27      25 Withhold thy foot from being unshod, and thy throat from thirst: but thou saidst, There is no hope: no; for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go. Judah was once under the protection of the Lord. However, the people became spiritually unfaithful. They wandered from … Continue reading How God Brings People Back to Himself

A Conversation with an Arminian on Who Limits the Atonement

Despite resistance to the Biblical teaching that Christ did not die merely to make salvation possible, but to reconcile God and man, and to put men in actual possession of eternal salvation, Arminians themselves limit the extent of the atonement. That is the irony of their theological position. What Arminians condemn, they embrace. Consider the … Continue reading A Conversation with an Arminian on Who Limits the Atonement

Calvinist, Arminians, and Robots

One of the many false charges against Calvinist is that we make men robots by proclaiming the sovereignty of God and free grace in salvation. The charge is unfair. The charge is baseless and might actually be reversed. Consider the evidence. The word “robot”, first used in 1923, comes from the Latin word “orbus” which … Continue reading Calvinist, Arminians, and Robots

An Arminian Assaults Calvinism

Part I A Sermon Against Total Depravity In November, 2018, I was asked to review a sermon by an Independent Fundamentalist Baptist pastor in Florida who is emotionally hostile to  that system of theology called Calvinism. I was willing to do so for two very good reasons. First, with Charles Spurgeon, I believe that the … Continue reading An Arminian Assaults Calvinism