Category: X. Arminianism

The Religion Of The Day

The Religion Of The Day The Gospel Standard or, Feeble Christian’s Support August 1835 To The Editors Of the Gospel Standard. Dear Sirs, –If you think the following extract of a letter from an affectionate friend worthy a place in your Standard for the truth as it is in Jesus, (a prospectus of which was…

Not Willing That Any Should Perish

NOT WILLING THAT ANY SHOULD PERISH By William Gadsby Preached in Manchester, Feb. 9th 1840 “The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is long-suffering to us-ward; not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.” (2 Peter 3:9) To add to, or diminish from,…

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…

John 3:16 – A Faithful Truth But Not An Offer

John 3:16 – A Faithful Truth But Not An Offer IF JOHN 3:16 IS A FREE OFFER TO BELIEVE UNTO SALVATION “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth [πᾶς ὁ πιστεύων] in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life” [with “believeth,” pisteuon/πιστεύων, being in the…

An Advocate with the Father Gilbert Beebe Brother Beebe: Will you please give your views on 1 John ii. 1,2? “My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the Righteous: and he is the propitiation for…

God, Please Don’t Be A Gentleman

God, Please Don’t Be A Gentleman The Arminian God: A Wolf in Gentleman’s Clothing As I was driving home this evening, listening to the radio, I heard the statements of a man named Ron Jones (an apparent four-point Calvinist / Calminian “pastor, church planter, and radio Bible teacher”). The statement that caught my attention was…

Can You Identify Your True Family?

Can You Identify Your True Family? Or, “The Absurdity of Calminianism” By Curt Wildy Imagine a child saying “Maybe you’ve met my father; his name is Joseph and he is five feet tall, eighty-five pounds, has gray hair, has black eyes, and walks with a pronounced limp.” Then imagine that same child a few weeks,…

Two: One Fake, the Other True, Only One Will Stand

Two: One Fake, the Other True, Only One Will Stand By Curt Wildy In Light of a Recent Discussion There are only two; there is the false god of freewill religion, who comes in many forms and under many names and guises, but who is nothing more than an imaginary idol. Then there is the God…

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…