How Does A Christian Know They Are Saved?

Is there a way that a Christian can know for sure that they are saved? Who Does the Saving? We begin by first looking at who does the saving. The idea that we can save ourselves or that we ensure our own salvation is contrary to biblical doctrine (Eph 2:8-9) because as the Apostle John wrote, “to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God” (John 1:1 … [Read more...]

What Is The Oldest Religion?

What is the oldest religion in the world? After the Fall In the Garden of Eden, Adam and Eve decided for themselves what the knowledge of good and of evil was, thereby rejecting God as their Lord. Instead of listening to the voice of God, they listened to their own evil desires to satisfy the flesh “So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate, and she also gave s … [Read more...]

What Is Kabbalah Or Kabbalists? Is This Biblical?

What is Kabbalah? Where did the idea come from? Is it biblical?What is Kabbalah? Kabbalah is original with Judaism and is an ancient wisdom that is supposed to reveal how the universe and life work. The word Kabbalah means “to receive” and in this case, it is the receiving of the ancient wisdom that the Jews have long since held onto by tradition. Kabbalah is a study course really with the chief goal being the receiving of fulfillment in one’s life. It’s not just being happy but it means you … [Read more...]

What Is Lordship Salvation?

What is Lordship Salvation? What does it mean? Is it biblical? The Doctrine of Lordship Salvation Some have proclaimed that if Christ is not Lord of all, He’s not Lord at all, but is that true? I don’t believe it’s accurate because Jesus Christ is Lord whether anyone believes it or not. Someone can be in a country and reject the local ruler there but it doesn’t change the fact that he’s still the ruler. The doctrine of Lordship Salvation concerns what grace and faith must include, and what they … [Read more...]

Is It Normal To Doubt My Salvation?

Is it normal for someone to doubt their salvation? What does the Bible say about doubt?The Power of the Word I’m not sure how it works but it seems that staying in sin keeps you out of the Word but staying in the Word keeps you out of sin. That surely doesn’t mean we’ll be sinless but staying in the Word consistently will help us to sin less! I also know that the more a Christian sins, the less assurance they’ll have about their salvation. Maybe it’s because they know that "No one who abides … [Read more...]

Why Should I Become A Christian?

Why should you become a Christian? What’s the biblical reason everyone should?Separated from God Most people think they’re a good enough of a person to go to heaven but what does the Bible say about that? Paul writes, in quoting the Old Testament, “as it is written: “None is righteous, no, not one” (Rom 3:10) where he quotes the psalmist in Psalm 14:1 and Psalm 53:1 and even worse, “no one understands; no one seeks for God” (Rom 3:11) so the false idea that our works are good enough to be ac … [Read more...]