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

White: Free will?

Scripture is always our ultimate authority, but God’s people can also give us valuable insight. ‘Who cares if the will is “free” when the nature that provides it with the desires upon which it acts is corrupt and… Read More

Do the ‘elect’ choose to believe?

‘…Reformed Christians believe that men believe and choose. It is the order of events that is in dispute. Every Christian has chosen Christ, believed in Christ, embraced Christ, and even more, continues to do so. The question is… Read More

Man’s Freedom Touched by his Sinfulness

‘…man, the great image-bearer of God, is a fallen creature, a slave to sin, spiritually dead, incapable of doing what is pleasing to God. Just as the great freedom of the Potter offends rebellious pots, so too does… Read More

Spurgeon: Man’s ‘free’ will

Scripture is our final authority but note how Charles Spurgeon helps clarify what the Word actually says about man’s so-called ‘free will.’   ‘Beloved, do not any of you swerve from the free Grace of God, for the… Read More

God’s Part and Man’s Part in Salvation

Here’s an outline to a helpful article that clearly explains the doctrines of sovereign grace: ‘God and man must both do something before a man can be saved….   ONE 1). ‘A man must repent and believe in… Read More

Free Will: Geisler and White

John 8:31–34 “So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” They answered… Read More

Man’s ‘Free’ Will: Always Wanting the Final Say

Jesus answered and said to them, “Do not grumble among yourselves. No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him; and I will raise him up on nthe last day.” (Jn 6:43-44) Nhưng… Read More

Relish God’s Supremacy—the New Birth

Do you enjoy God and his saving grace? Do you make much of him and his work in the new birth (regeneration)?   ‘…the first effect of the power of God in the heart in REGENERATION, is to… Read More