Steve Lemke on TULIP

Since I addressed the T in TULIP in greater detail in my previous post, I will begin with the U of Unconditional election.  While each point of TULIP as addressed by Lemke could (and probably should) be addressed in separate posts, I will am pursuing brevity for the...

Passing Thoughts on Eternal Security

Two things regarding eternal security: one a question and the other an observation. 1. Been talking to some folks about the new IMB policy on baptism that came out a couple of years ago. One of the changes was that a IMB candidate must have been baptized in a church...

John 3:16 for Everyone

A couple of days ago Tom Ascol shared the news of a conference hosted by Jerry Vines Ministries called a “John 3:16 Conference” which is going to be held at First Baptist Woodstock on November 6-7, 2008. Here are the guest speakers and what they will be...

Resources on the New Birth

The new birth, or regeneration, is an important doctrine for those who consider themselves to be “born-again Christians.” I would like to point you to two resources of late that have focused on this particular subject. 1. The Free Grace Broadcaster, a...

Witherington Takes on Christian Hedonism

For I tell you that Christ became a servant to the circumcised to show God’s truthfulness, in order to confirm the promises given to the patriarchs, and in order that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy. Romans 15:8-9 In his book, Desiring God, John...