Tag Archives: sanctification

Appropriating the Gospel

I have often wondered why some professing Christians show so little progress in the faith while others develop an immediate love for the Word of God and experience the transforming power of the Holy Spirit in a dramatic way. For … Continue reading

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Salvation Is Not By Choice

We live in an American Christian culture that places a premium on decision making. We have a proud heritage of individual rights bestowed by our founding fathers that enshrines freedom as the defining feature of our government. We carry this … Continue reading

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How Can I Be Sure I am a Christian?

Perhaps you ‘made a decision for Christ’ at one time, but it seems nothing has changed. How can you know for sure that your sins are forgiven? Proof comes in the form of transformation. Romans 12:1-2 says, “Do not be … Continue reading

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Does ‘Making a Decision for Christ’ Mean You Are ‘Born Again’?

The pastor of our church has a gift for evangelism and has inculcated an evangelistic spirit into the congregation. The type of evangelism they practice is what I call ‘decision based.’ It involves getting the seeker to respond to a … Continue reading

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