Theres no such thing as "Free Will"

JOLLYBLOGGER has continued his series on Calvinism, which I am tagging along with by saying "We Calvinists affirm that man has a free will. ". He then goes on to circumscribe the limits that our will is put under in the rest of the post. So which is it David, are our wills "totally free" or do they rather have limited freedom?I believe that there is no such thing as a totally free will except God's, and I am very greatful to God for that. I do believe in a circumscribed human vollition … [Read more...]

T – Total Depravity (Five Points of Calvinism, Part 1)

HAve decided to tag along with JOLLYBLOGGER in his new series on the five points of Calvinism often known by the acronymn TULIP. He has done a couple of introductory posts and then begins with the following quote "The effect of the fall upon man is that sin has extended to every part of his personality -- his thinking, his emotions, and his will. Not necessarily that he is intensely sinful, but that sin has extended to his entire being. The unregenerate (unsaved) man is dead in his sins (Romans … [Read more...]

Reformed blog aggreagtor and league

I am thrilled that our new project the league of reformed bloggers appears to be taking off! With 30 members this is an exciting new aggregator that nicely complements the Blogdom of God. So if you if a sola means more than green electricity and tulip is not just a spring flower then get over there and join! There is even advice over at jollyblogger for bloggers over there about how to get your feeds working (I expect a blogspot deluge from those wanting to join the Blogdom of … [Read more...]

League of Reformed Bloggers

You may have noticed a list of reformed blogs growing in my sidebar. Jollyblooger has posted formally announcing the list of reformed bloggers. I am proud to be associated with such a list, and would encourage any of you who consider yourselves reformed to head over there and sign up. There are also some instructions in the comments section on getting atom feeds to work with This could be helpful for some of the blogs wanting to join the blogdom of God who's looser definition … [Read more...]

Reformed Blogs

Have found a site which aims to be the home for Reformed bloggers- I wonder if they will kick me out for being charismatic? … [Read more...]

A new reformed blogger

Found a new reformed blogger. He likes Jollyblogger. Thats good enough for me..... … [Read more...]

The Charismatic Calvinists Corner

Came across a great website The Calvinist Corner which even has "a list of Reformed Churches and or people that believe in the Charismatic Gifts". Pop over read his stuff, and tell him you found out about his site on a blog and he needs to add one to his site! Seriously, his material is great- maybe he'd make a good blogger.I have missed my blog lately- but business has prevented me from giving it much attention. I am determined not to apologise- like a friend the absense makes the heart … [Read more...]