Category: Effectual Calling

God, Alone, Sovereignly Chooses His Eternal Family

GOD, ALONE, SOVEREIGNLY CHOOSES HIS ETERNAL FAMILY (THE TRUTH THAT ARMINIANS AND SEMI-PELAGIANS FAIL TO COMPREHEND)   I. THE KEY PASSAGE   The entire Bible is about family; we read in Ephesians 1:3-5 “Blessed [be] the God and FATHER of our Lord Jesus Christ [the SON of God], who hath blessed us with all spiritual…

The Lord’s People Hidden

The Lord’s People Hidden By William Gadsby Preached at Bedworth, on Wednesday Evening, Aug. 24th, 1842. Isaiah XXVI. 20. I am about to read a portion of God’s Word, which I thought I could find very easily. Indeed, I thought it was in the 40th chapter of the prophecies of Isaiah; but I cannot find…

Will All Of The Elect Hear and Believe the Gospel? (Part Three)

Will All Of The Elect Hear and Believe the Gospel? Part Three by Curt Wildy Return to Part One Return to Part Two Introduction to Part Three The purpose of this part is to address some of the more common arguments made by those who hold to regeneration without Gospel conversion. This is a deadly heresy that…

The Will of Man and the Will of God (Part Five)

The Will of Man and the Will of God Part Five By Curt Wildy Return to Part Four Return to Part ThreeReturn to Part TwoReturn to Part One Introduction In this part, and in the following parts, the focus will be on those scriptural passages used by will-worshippers (Colossians 2:23)  to support the erroneous doctrine of…

The Will of Man and the Will of God (Part Four)

The Will of Man and the Will of God Part Four By Curt Wildy Return to Part Three Return to Part Two Return to Part One Introduction To Part Four In Parts One through Three: We defined the will as that mental ability to intend, desire, or wish (something) to happen; the more technical definition was…

Will All Of The Elect Hear and Believe the Gospel? (Part Two)

Will All Of The Elect Hear and Believe the Gospel? Part Two by Curt Wildy Return to Part One Introduction to Part Two My original intent was to have this study posted in only two parts. However, to minimize time between posts, for the ease of posting, and for ease of review, I decided to break it into…

Ten Experimental Waymarks

Ten Experimental Waymarks of Salvation “How can I know if I am really saved?” The question often arises, “how can a person know if they are truly saved?” Some may answer: “If you believe the Gospel you are truly saved,” or “if you trust in Jesus as your only hope of salvation then you are…