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Whoever Goes On Believing, Goes on having Eternal Life…

This is an excerpt from my book, “Born From Above: a commentary on John 3″- available at The third chapter of John allows us to overhear a conversation between Nicodemus, the chief rabbi of Israel, and Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus … Continue reading

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Continuing In Faith Is Not A Work…OSAS pt 4

Then they said to Him, “What shall we do, that we may work the works of God?” Jesus answered and said to them, “This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He sent.”( John 6: 28-29) I have … Continue reading

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I am Saved, And I Am Being Saved… OSAS pt 3

For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God.  For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to … Continue reading

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Do I think I Can Lose My Salvation? …

The discussion of this topic usually begins with this question, “Are You saying that we can lose our Salvation””, or “Do you wonder from moment to moment whether or not you are still saved? or some other variation of this … Continue reading

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Damnable Heresies…

But there were false prophets also among the people, even as there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies, even denying the Lord that bought them, and bring upon themselves swift destruction. ( 2 … Continue reading

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An Odd Deference…

And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you; And to esteem them very highly in love for their work’s sake. And be at peace among yourselves.( … Continue reading

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Abusing Discernment (In The Name of Discernment)

Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.(Philipians 2:3) The Church definitely needs to exercise greater discernment, especially in these last days, when so much deception is being … Continue reading

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