In summary, the vast majority believe that: Though we sin a little, by nature we are good. We can do good and God rewards our good deeds by loving us. We have the ability to turn to God on our own initiative. Salvation involves us taking the initiative that God then responds to.
In the eighteenth chapter of Matthew we find the disciples asking Jesus how many times we should forgive someone who offends us. “Should we forgive them seven times?” Jesus replied, […]
I read a sobering post about Hell this morning. It was a real wake up call if ever there was one. Most people really don’t like talking about it. In […]
For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish people. Live as free people, but do not use your freedom as a […]
You know, there is nothing more basic than this particular issue when it comes to living a Christ-oriented life. We tend to live day to day, and just react to […]