Avoiding Mischievous and Unkind Words

Mischievous and Unkind Words The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life: but violence covereth the mouth of the wicked.  Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.  In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void…

Avoiding Flattering and Talebearing Words

Flattering and Talebearing Words …..For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I would, and that I shall be found unto you such as ye would not: lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, swellings, tumults: II Corinthians 12:20 01. Leviticus 19:16 Thou shalt not go up…

Avoiding Lying and other Deceptive Words

Lying and Deceptive Words A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.Proverbs 19:9 01. Psalm 5:4 For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee. 5 The foolish shall not stand in thy sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity. 6…

Avoiding Vain, Proud and Boastful Words

Vain, Proud and Boastful Words Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others. Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus(Philippians 2:3-5)…

Avoiding Foolish & Excessive Words

Avoiding Foolish & Excessive Words …..let it not be once named among you, as becometh saints; Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not convenient: but rather giving of thanks (Ephesians 5:3-4)  01. Psalm 39:1 I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will…

Those for whom the Lord Jesus died…

Introduction The Bible is unmistakably clear on the matter: the Lord Jesus Christ only died for His elect; He only redeemed, propitiated and atoned for His elect. He loves all for whom He died, and only those for whom He died. the Lord Jesus died for those were chosen in Him before the foundation of the world (Ehpesians 1:4). It…

Beware!

Beware! We live in a very dark time indeed; a time where false christs and false prophets abound. Many are deceived, most often by their inability to truly distinguish between Sacramentalism, Semi-Pelagianism and Arminianism on the one hand and true Christianity on the other. We have a growing number of false pastors and “bible teachers” who…

Some Thoughts On Doctrine

Some Thoughts On Doctrine Doctrine, transliterated as didaskaliva (Strong’s G1319), literally means: teaching, instruction, that which is taught, and precepts. Whether we are speaking of the doctrines of grace, the Doctrine of Christ, or the Gospel, we are speaking of the same essential precepts that God reveals to His elect concerning salvation. Those who say that…

God’s Will or Man’s Will?

God’s Will or Man’s Will? Throughout the history of Christianity, there has been a vigorous conflict between Christians (those who have been saved by the free will and sovereign grace of God), and those within Christendom who profess Christ, but who really partake in will-worship (as the Holy Spirit, through the Apostle Paul, calls it…