For whom is Jesus the…

For whom is Jesus the source of eternal salvation? This question must be answered clearly today, for modern religious answers avoid the Scripture’s affirmation. (They are committed to a human perspective.) “… he became the source of eternal salvation for all those who obey him” Hebrews 5.9.

#salvation #answers #obedience

Any teaching about grace that…

Any teaching about grace that discounts the requirements of obedience for eternal salvation, Heb 5.9, denies the “true grace of God” 1 Pet 5.12.

#grace #salvation #obedience

On the day of judgment,…

On the day of judgment, no one will hear pronounced from the throne, “Well said!”
“His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master'” Mt 25.21.
#judgment #deeds #salvation

“Protestantism … is characterized by…

“Protestantism … is characterized by hundreds of divisions, with various unscriptural names, doctrines, organizations, forms of worship, etc. Most significant is the fact that denominations rarely teach the true plan of #salvation.” —David Pharr #protestantism

Ignoring Bible texts about a subject is dangerous…

Ignoring Bible texts about a subject is dangerous. Picking and choosing texts will deny the will of God. For example, you can’t read a passage like Ephesians 2.8-9 without acknowledge others like Hebrews 5.9.

#bible, #salvation

Truth demands action not just mental acceptance…

“Truth demands action, not just mental acceptance. And, while many religious folk act as though “works” is a dirty word unrelated to salvation, Jesus taught otherwise. My works cannot save me, but God’s works do. When I do what God commands, I am doing God’s works, and that is essential to salvation.” —Weylan Deaver

John 3:16 – More Than Meets the Eye

#salvation, #truth, #works

The Lord’s supper recenters us It draws us…

The Lord’s supper recenters us. It draws us back to the reason for God’s action among men. It focuses on why God became flesh and the goal of our faith, the salvation of our souls and that of others, 1 Pet 1.9.

#faith, #lords-supper, #salvation