Category Archives: salvation

Forget Some Social Pressures, Stressers / Your Funeral Guests

Should we care what friends think if we drive an older car, wear modest clothes and love to talk about Jesus? Forget such social pressures. Remember that if it’s raining or these friends have a cold, they may skip your … Continue reading

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[Dead] Religion is spraying perfume on a casket — Jefferson Bethke

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Living With Quiet Desperation

“Most people live lives of quiet desperation.” – Henry David Thoreau.  Like gasping fish in a desert are the masses without Jesus. They are but cannon fodder for the Devil. Mannish exploits and toys stir one’s fancies but will not … Continue reading

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Skeptic’s Downward Spiral?

The skeptic, the Bible doubter, often believes that man is basically good not evil. So being saved from evil, from  sin, is unnecessary. And since God is love, live it up– sin is free. I have 2 eternal choices in … Continue reading

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Who Is An Overcomer? -Rev 2.26

Who Is An Overcomer? -Rev 2.26 I was asked by a lay minister which I co-labor with about  the importance of Rev 2.26: “And he that overcometh, and keepeth my works unto the end, to him will I give power … Continue reading

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Religion Not Exciting? Maybe It’s A Fake. Try Jesus

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Seekers And Mockers

A seeker of God and a God-mocker both asked a Bible question. They both received the Bible’s reply. One man hungrily dove more deeply into the Word. The other man treated it as water off a duck’s back. New Testament … Continue reading

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I Can’t Find It In My Bible

1. I can’t find anyone in the New Testament who was clearly saved and then lost salvation. Just the opposite, it teaches that if one’s receives the gift of eternal life it never ends! How can you lose what’s eternal? … Continue reading

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Why Jesus Came

Jesus did not come to earth from heaven to make bad people a bit nicer but to make dead people alive! Salvation is totally supernatural. It is a one time gift Jesus Christ offers to each repenting sinner. (Luke 13.3)

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How Jesus Dealt With A Lost, Religious Man

“speaking the truth in love” (Eph 4.15 NAS). In John 3, a lost, religious man comes to Jesus. He is curious about Jesus ‘signs.’ A few observations and applications:  1. Jesus and Nicodemus appear to be strangers;   2. Jesus promptly … Continue reading

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