A right understanding of who God is and who man is the foundation for the proper view of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Come along and learn about the incredible sovereign grace of God! Without an accurate understanding, we can never fully comprehend or appreciate the awesome sovereign grace of God. Whether lay christian or clergy, embrace, we each need to struggle through these difficult questions with the assurance that the Holy Spirit of God will not reveal something in the Scriptures that is not important for God's people to understand, and benefit from.
Drawn By The FatherGreat Christian Books - All that the father gives me will come to Me, and the one coming to Me I will never cast out. No man is able to come to me, who sent Me, unless the Father, draws him, and I will raise him up at the last day. These statements found in the sixth chapter of John’s gospel are among some of the most striking and challenging statements made by the Lord Jesus Christ.
You can come to a settled conviction and a thankful realization of the marvelous love of God for His people. James white implores the christian to listen to the words of Christ anew and to ponder them in the light of the wonderful grace and sovereignty of God in salvation. If we fail to study to show ourselves approved, especially as regards these vital truths, our Christian life may well become one characterized by confusion and erroneous notions about God’s plan of salvation and the Gospel.
Drawn By The Father - In drawn by the father, you will learn what scripture teaches about these matters and better appreciate the Father’s will, and promises to His people, the Son’s work for, and man’s role in the eternal plan of redemption. Dr.
Justification by FaithCrowne Publications (1990) - While presenting a positive statement of the biblical doctrine of justification, this work is also designed to help those who do not accept the Bible's clear doctrine of justification by faith to understand the issues, and the ramifications of their rejection of this vital truth. Justification by faith presents an invitation to the modern Christian to consider again this foundational doctrine of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Why did the reformers insist so strongly that justification was by faith alone, and not as a result of human works? And why is the legal aspect of justification so important? Does justification really differ from regeneration and sanctification? Why is this important? The heart of the believer will be filled with praise for God when His gracious act of justification is clearly understood.
Justification by Faith - . All are invited to bow in adoration before God for His merciful plan of salvation. Believers of each generation must be called to examine this central theme of the gospel of God's grace-not only so that they may properly praise God for what He has done for them in Christ, but so that they may resist the onslaught of false teachings about how a man is made right with God.
The Potter's Freedom: A Defense of the Reformation and a Rebuttal To Norman Geisler's Chosen But FreeCalvary Press - Dr. Indeed, james white masterfully counters the evidence against so-called "extreme Calvinism", defines what the Reformed Faith actually is, it is a defense of the very gospel itself! In a style that both scholars and layman can appreciate, and concludes that the gospel preached by the Reformers is the very one taught in the pages of Scripture.
Geisler warning the christian community about in his book, "Chosen But Free"? . Geisler is sounding the alarm about a system of beliefs commonly called "Calvinism. He insists that this belief system is "theologically inconsistent, philosophically insufficient, and morally repugnant. This book is written as a reply to Dr.
The Potter's Freedom: A Defense of the Reformation and a Rebuttal To Norman Geisler's Chosen But Free - Geisler, but is much more; it is a defense of the very principles upon which the Protestant Reformation was founded. What is Dr. A new cult? secularism? False prophesy scenarios? No.
Gospel Grounds of Assurance Vintage PuritanGLH Publishing - In this book the Puritan John Owen expounds on 2 Cor. It points them to examine their life to see if they are believing, repenting, trusting, and obeying. Know ye not your own selves, how that jesus christ is in you, except ye be reprobates?" This book is good for those who worry about if they are truly trusting in Christ to save them or not.
13:5 which says, "examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith; prove your own selves.
The Fatal Flaw: Do the teachings of Roman Catholicism Deny the Gospel?Crown Publications (1990) - Beginning with martin luther and the roots of the Reformation, and Calvin's story of his conversion, the reader will wind through such topics as the Gospel of Grace and the Sacrifice of Jesus Christ. The fatal flaw examines the central issues separating Romanism and the Protestant churches.
The Forgotten TrinityBethany House Publishers - The forgotten trinity is a concise, understandable explanation of what the Trinity is and why it matters. And amid today's emphasis on the renewing work of the Holy Spirit, The Forgotten Trinity is a balanced look at all three persons of the Trinity. It refutes cultic distortions of God. It shows how a grasp of this significant teaching leads to renewed worship and deeper understanding of what it means to be a Christian.
. Discover afresh the living truth of a Foundational Christian Belief The Trinity is a basic teaching of the Christian faith. It defines god's essence and describes how He relates to us.
Answers to Catholic Claims: A Discussion of Biblical AuthorityCrowne Publications (1990) - The roman catholic concept of "tradition" is examined and found to be in conflict with the Word of God, and examples of the errors that arise when Sola Scriptura is rejected are presented. The reformer's doctrine of Sola Scriptura is examined and shown to flow naturally and necessarily from the teaching of the Bible itself.
. Answers to catholic Claims deals with the vital issue of Biblical authority. This work is important for those who wish to present the Gospel to Roman Catholics but who struggle with Catholic claims of authority. Sola scriptura, is a biblical doctrine, rooted firmly in the words of the Prophets, the doctrine that the Bible alone is the sufficient and authoritative rule of faith for the Church, the Apostles, and the Lord Jesus Christ Himself.
Apostasy from the Gospel Vintage PuritanGLH Publishing - This puritan classic from john owen explores the depths of Hebrews 6:4-6 showing from Scripture what causes people to fall away from the gospel and apostatize.
The Assurance of FaithGLH Publishing - This is a phenomenal book to read if you are doubting your faith. In this work louis berkhof explores the the history and theology of assurance of salvation through faith, showing how a Christian should be assured of their salvation through trusting Christ.
The CostChristian Focus Publications - This was because the things He was saying were too important and His love for people too strong to allow Him room to tread softly. Steven lawson unpacks these few verses, looking at the unashamed honesty, passion, and urgency with which Jesus explains the incredible cost involved in following Him. Nestled in a few verses in luke's Gospel is a Jesus who would not have been tolerated on our city streets today: He was not politically correct.
It is undoubtedly the biggest sacrifice any person ever makes - but it is for the most abundantly glorious prize imaginable. He did not try to save people's feelings.