WWUTT: Election?

Take heart Christian, you are elect! According to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and for sprinkling with His blood. (1 Peter 1:2) In love, God predestined you for His glory! In love, He predestined us for adoption to Himself as Sons and daughters through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of His will to the praise of His glorious grace! (Ephesians 1:4-5) Your name was written before the foundation of the world in … [Read more...]

WWUTT: Why You Believe or Don’t Believe In God?

In Matthew 16, Jesus asked his disciples: “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?”They answered, “Well some say John the Baptist, or Elijah or another prophet.”And He said, “But who do you say that I am?”Peter replied, “You are the Christ, the Son of the Living God!”And Jesus said, “Blessed are you, Simon, son of Jonah! For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but my Father who is in heaven.” (Matthew 16:13-20) Anyone who worships Jesus as God believes because God ha … [Read more...]

OMG (Oh My Gosh) 4: Frank Muse

[display_podcast]When I look at my spiritual journey, I believe that God was involved in this journey of mine long before I ever realized that I was.  You see, even though I was brought up in the church, when I entered my 20’s, I couldn’t wait to test myself and the world and try to make it on my own – abandoning all the stories, teachings and wisdom that had been poured into me as a boy.What I learned was that without God’s guidance, relationship and obedience to Him, we all fail that re … [Read more...]

My Armor 15: “Debating” Christianity with an Atheist

[display_podcast]What does the Bible say in regard to discussing Christianity with not just non-believers, but atheists?Most atheists become convinced of their stance toward God from an intellectual point of view.  But remember- there are a lot of really bright, intelligent atheists; and there are a lot of really bright, intelligent Christians.  The thing is that Biblical facts are true regardless of people’s brainpower. 1 Corinthians 1:18-21 (Living Bible) says:18 I know very well h … [Read more...]