QUYỀN NĂNG CAO CẢ CỦA ĐỨC CHÚA TRỜI Ở VIỆT NAM (Ê-phê 1:4-5)

Objections to Unconditional Election & Romans 9

‘So here’s my claim: in Romans 9, Paul teaches the (Calvinist) doctrine of unconditional election–the teaching that God chooses to save some and not others, not based on anything in them (whether faith or fruit, present or foreseen),… Read More

Five Reasons to Embrace Unconditional Election

Here’s what Piper says: We embrace unconditional election because it is true. We embrace unconditional election because God designed it to make us fearless in our proclamation of his grace in a hostile world. We embrace unconditional election… Read More

If Calvinism is true…part 3

…Is God Genuine in His Offer of Love? Again, Provisionism [part 1; part 2] asks: If Calvinism is true, then, isn’t God being disingenuous when he tells believers to love all people and share the gospel with all… Read More

If Calvinism is true…part 2

…Is God Genuine in His Offer of Love? Since we see similarities in Provisionism and the two objections that Paul dismembers in Romans 9, we can deal with it textually rather than waste time in philosophical guesses. The… Read More

If Calvinism is true…part 1

…Is God Genuine in His Offer of Love? Leighton Flowers, a proponent of Provisionism, has said something like “If Calvinism is true, then, isn’t God being disingenuous in his telling believers to love all people and share the… Read More

TULIP: Possible translations in Vietnamese

T: Total Depravity Hoàn Toàn Bại Hoại Sự Băng Hoại Hoàn Toàn/Tuyệt Đối Băng Hoại Đồi Bại Hoại Hoàn Toàn Sự Suy Đồi Toàn Diện Đồi Bại Hoàn Toàn Sự Bại Hoại Hoàn Toàn U: Unconditional Election Sự… Read More

Recent posts of interest–part 5

Just how Sovereign is our God?  ‘Giáo Luật của Dordt (Dort)’ Là Gì?–part 13 Objections to Unconditional Election & Romans 9 Weak Missionaries? Một Người Tên Là Martin: Video Motives for obedience Năm Luận Điểm: Sự Kiên Trì Của Các Thánh Đồ–part 4… Read More

Five more points for Calvinists: “Doctrines of Graciousness”

Here’s an article (on a different kind of ‘TULIP’) that can apply to many of our lives right away: T — Total Humility “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” (James 4:6; 1 Peter 5:5)… Read More

Doctrine of the Church for Calvinists

9Marks’ latest journal is dedicated to those of a Calvinist bent, and particularly how those issues relate to the church. ‘So suffuse is Western culture with self-sufficiency and pragmatism, we all naturally default toward Second-Great-Awakening rather than First-Great-Awakening… Read More

Differences between Calvinism and Arminianism?

Why can’t there be a mixing of the two views to produce what is sometimes called “Cal-minianism”? ‘The gap between them at several points is wide and deep. It centers around the middle three points of the famous… Read More