The Error Of The Salvation By Faith Alone Doctrine

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the American King James Version). The doctrine of salvation by faith in Christ Jesus, outside of works, has been greatly misunderstood. The papists, like the Jews, go to one extreme to insist we must earn our salvation by good works, while some protestants, in rejecting the heresyContinue reading “The Error Of The Salvation By Faith Alone Doctrine”

The Permissive Will Of God And Its Consequences

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the American King James Version). Despite God being sovereign and having his perfect will and desires for his intelligent creatures (angels and men), he doesn’t force his will down our throats. Because we’re free moral agents with the capacity to make informed choices, God simply presents hisContinue reading “The Permissive Will Of God And Its Consequences”

Is The Use Of Musical Instruments In The Worship Of God A Sin?

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the American King James Version). The use of musical instruments (including the clapping of hands) in the praise and worship of God is frowned upon by some Christian denominations who see mechanical aids to worship as carnal and unspiritual, especially since Jesus and the original Apostles wereContinue reading “Is The Use Of Musical Instruments In The Worship Of God A Sin?”

The Role Of Women In The Church—Ministries Open To Women In The Body Of Christ

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the American King James Version). In an earlier article, we showed from the apostolic writings that women are not to be ordained into the five-fold overseership ministry of apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers, as that leadership ministry is exclusively for men. Just as Christian women cannotContinue reading “The Role Of Women In The Church—Ministries Open To Women In The Body Of Christ”

Understanding The Good, Acceptable And Perfect Will of God

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New King James Version). God has a will, which is a reflection of his mind/desire, and represents his plan for his creations, as well as his place in that plan. God determined, in the eternal ages past, when he was all by himself, to create aContinue reading “Understanding The Good, Acceptable And Perfect Will of God”

Does Being Under The Covenant Of Grace Mean Christians Are To Live Without Any Form Of Law?

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New Heart English Bible). There are many Christians who despise any form of regulations in their walk with God and in their relationships with others, because they claim they’re under the covenant of grace and not that of the law. Any attempt to subject such peopleContinue reading “Does Being Under The Covenant Of Grace Mean Christians Are To Live Without Any Form Of Law?”

Dealing With Heresies And Heretics In The Church

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the American King James Version). The word translated as “heresy” in the New Testament comes from the Greek word “αἵρεσις”, which means a self-chosen opinion. The word is also used to refer to the sects holding such opinions. Heresies have thus come to be understood as doctrinesContinue reading “Dealing With Heresies And Heretics In The Church”

The Anti-Christ/The Beast (Part1): A Biblical Overview Of The Ultimate Man Of Sin And Mankind’s Satanic Ruler Of The Last World Empire!

(Unless otherwise stated, all Bible quotations are from the English Standard Version). The anti-Christ spirit is any spirit that opposes and counters the Person and works of Jesus Christ. Thus, any spirit that denies the divinity of Christ, his incarnation, his vicarious suffering, death and resurrection for humanity’s redemption, as well as his bodily returnContinue reading “The Anti-Christ/The Beast (Part1): A Biblical Overview Of The Ultimate Man Of Sin And Mankind’s Satanic Ruler Of The Last World Empire!”

How Believers Are To Give Financially To Support God’s Work In The New Testament

Giving to support God’s work and God’s people is encouraged throughout Scripture, as it helps to meet needs in God’s house, as well as foster God’s work on earth. God is well pleased with such sacrifices and has promised to bless such gracious givers abundantly. In the Old Testament, giving was achieved mostly through mandatoryContinue reading “How Believers Are To Give Financially To Support God’s Work In The New Testament”

The Relationship Of The Gentiles To The Law Of Moses

The Acts 15:1 But some men came down from Judea and were teaching the brothers, Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved. The Acts 15:2 And after Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and debate with them, Paul and Barnabas and some of the others were appointedContinue reading “The Relationship Of The Gentiles To The Law Of Moses”