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If They Shall Fall Away

Christ himself teaches us that some people can “receive the word with joy” and “for a while believe,” but they, sadly, fall away in a time of temptation.

26 November 2019 • in • 7 minutes read

Lest I Should Be a Castaway

True Christians are—or should be—distinguished by their faith, humility, repentance and good works. This must include “works meet for repentance”.

26 October 2019 • in • 5 minutes read

Them He Also Glorified

Paul uses this word “glorified” in its past tense, describing each of these things as having already happened, according to God’s eternal decree.

28 September 2019 • in • 5 minutes read

They Shall Never Perish

The Lord Jesus Christ affirms that he gives to his sheep “eternal life; and they shall never perish” (John 10:28). Nothing could be clearer.

9 September 2019 • in • 7 minutes read

Make Your Calling and Election Sure

What we must all do, according to Peter, is make sure that we are true Christians.

6 September 2019 • in • 4 minutes read

Add To Your Faith (4): Brotherly Kindness and Charity

Above all, there is the greatest commandment in the law, with which the apostle culminates his seven marks of grace.

5 September 2019 • in • 8 minutes read

Add To Your Faith (3): Temperance, Patience and Godliness

The truly Christian life grows more and more to be a godly, Christ-like life.

4 September 2019 • in • 7 minutes read

Add To Your Faith (2): Knowledge

What does this say about your own conversion, if you refuse to study in order to obey the moral law as a Christian?

3 September 2019 • in • 8 minutes read

Add To Your Faith (1): Virtue

The apostle commands us to add virtue to our faith. In other words, moral excellence.

2 September 2019 • in • 6 minutes read

If Ye Endure Chastening

Whether or not we become aware of the correlation between sin and chastisement, we have sins to repent of.

22 August 2019 • in • 7 minutes read