Category Archives: Rightly dividing the Word

My thoughts and notes on What is repentance unto salvation?

Someone once wrote me, questioning my way of presenting the gospel to the lost, specifically taking issue with the fact that I am careful to make no demands of the lost person for change of behavior in order to be … Continue reading

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Evolution vs. God Documentary video

The Evolution vs. God documentary from Ray Comfort has been released. (Spoiler alert: God wins in a knockout.) Watching it was like a flashback to my days in high school and college, when my professors also couldn’t answer a plea for … Continue reading

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“Lordship Salvation” pt 2

Spurgeon in his highly recommendable book “All of Grace” tells the story of a young pastor going to visit a very poor widow to give her a gift of money. He knocked at her door and there was no answer. … Continue reading

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Galatians 2:11-21 Lordship Salvation?

Are we saved by grace alone received through faith alone in Christ alone? Or are we saved by coming to Jesus, bowing at His feet, confessing Him as Lord, and committing to turn from our sins and follow Him, so … Continue reading

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They’re in our building

Mormon missionaries from America are starting to meet with people in the apartment building where we live in Cluj, Romania. So we’re trying to protect our neighbors, by distributing a brief document warning them about who the LDS missionaries actually … Continue reading

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What is taking God’s Name in vain?

Today’s Rightly Dividing the Word: Most of the 10 commandments didn’t come from God with an explicit threat of punishment attached to them. But this one does: “You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain, … Continue reading

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Preaching the gospel, use words “when necessary”?

Today’s “Rightly dividing the Word” – A popular (for some reason) yet entirely misguided quote that circulates in Christian circles tells us to “preach the gospel everywhere you go” and “when necessary, use words.” Just when it could be unnecessary … Continue reading

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