Posts tagged with ‘salvation in Christ’

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The Bottom Line Is…

by Ladd
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“You who are trying to be justified by the law have been alienated from Christ; you have fallen away from grace,” Galatians 5:4 It is no little thing to turn one’s back on the gospel for a law merit system of salvation. The result of this perversion of the free gift of salvation is to […]

Think It Through…

by Ladd
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Recently, I’ve been noticing a backlash against trusting in the love of God. The argument goes something like this, “those Christians just believe God loves them and then they go about their business as if nothing else matters. They have totally abolished the wrath of God and His vengeance against sinners.” The above, unfortunately, non-hypothetical […]

Evil Is On the March

by Ladd

7 “To the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: These are the words of him who is holy and true, who holds the key of David. What he opens no one can shut, and what he shuts no one can open. 8 I know your deeds. See, I have placed before you an open door that […]

Nailed to the Cross

by Ladd

Maybe the most important text in the New Testament that deals with victory in Christ is found in Colossians 2:13-15. “He forgave us all our sins, having cancelled the written code, with its regulations, that was against us and that stood opposed to us; He took it away, nailing it to the cross. And having […]