Category: Election

Every One That Is Godly – Part Two

EVERY ONE THAT IS GODLY Part Two THOMAS BRADBURY Preached In Grove Chapel, Camberwell, On Sunday Evening, September 16TH, 1877 For this shall everyone that is godly pray unto Thee in a time when Thou mayest be found: Surely in the floods of great waters they shall not come nigh unto him. Psalm 32:6 Return…

A Few Passages Misused By Arminians

A Few Passages Misused By Arminians Curt Wildy I. John 12:32 “And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all [men] unto me.” The “all” here cannot be all of mankind as in “every single person who ever has or ever will live…” since verse 40 makes this clear — John…

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…

Thine They Were

Thine They Were Pastor Jesse Gistand Audio Sermon 05/01/2016 – 73m 04s John 17:1-9 “These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should…

What Is Salvation? When Were We Saved?

What Is Salvation? When Were We Saved? I. SALVATION ACCORDING TO THE ETERNAL PURPOSE OF GOD. 2 Timothy 1:8-9 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God; 9 Who HATH SAVED…

What Is Salvation? What is It To Believe the Gospel?

What Is Salvation? What is It To Believe the Gospel? I. SALVATION Salvation is not a single act in time but the entire process by which God brings His lost sheep back into the fold; this is borne out by all of Scripture and by the verb tenses God uses in His word for the…

Freewill Religion is Antithetical to the Love and Worship Of God

Freewill Religion is Antithetical to the Love and Worship Of God By Curt Wildy Introduction Christians speak much of the elect and election… and rightly so; these words represent an important precept contained within the Gospel message. Yet, these words are also fairly far removed from the average person’s daily vocabulary. Most people would not say please elect…

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 ThreeReturn to Part TwoReturn 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 “the faculty…

Some Gospel Truths Considered (Part Two)

Some Gospel Truths Considered Part Two Return to Part One by Curt Wildy The Vessels Of Mercy, Afore Chosen, Pre-Bordered, And Preserved Unto Salvation But what of God’s people? We see that God has clearly made and appointed the wicked for the day of His wrath, but were specific people really chosen by God unto salvation?…