The Gospel According To Jesus, Grace, Salvation, And Sanctification

The Gospel According To Jesus, Grace, Salvation, And Sanctification

Since the 1970s and 80s the Dispensational-evangelical world has been involved in a running controversy over “the Lordship of Christ.” On one side are those Dispensationalists allied with Lewis Sperry Chafer, Charlies Ryrie, and Zane Hodges, who assert...

Ursinus Anticipated And Rejected Final Salvation Through Works

Objection 4. Faith does not justify without that which is required in those who are justified. Good works are required in those who are justified. Therefore, faith is not without good works, and so does not justify alone. Answer: There is here the same fallacy to...
What Social Media Teaches Us About Law, Gospel, Forgiveness, And Grace

What Social Media Teaches Us About Law, Gospel, Forgiveness, And Grace

Carson King is a 23-year old Des Moines man who held up a sign at a televised college football game announcing, “Busch Lite supply needs replenished.” It was a joke but people began sending him money via the Venmo appl. When he realized what was happening, he made...
Antinomianism Is A Serious Error And So Is Nomism

Antinomianism Is A Serious Error And So Is Nomism

The Problem Of Antinomianism Repeatedly in the history of Christianity there have been two competing, damaging impulses regarding the moral law of God. One of those impulses is known as “antinomianism.” This view denies the abiding validity of the moral...
God Does Not Re-Define Sin Or Righteousness

God Does Not Re-Define Sin Or Righteousness

The words “felon,” “offender,” “convict,” “addict” and “juvenile delinquent” would be part of the past in official San Francisco parlance under new “person first” language guidelines adopted by the Board of Supervisors. Going forward, what was once called a convicted...