Category Archive: Salvation

May 18

A “Fearful Thing”

Under the Law of Moses, punishment for violation of its statutes was ordained to be swift and just.  The children of Israel were expected to be devoted to God and His laws.  After all, Jehovah had plainly demonstrated His existence through His miraculous provision.  He had delivered the children of Israel from Egyptian bondage and …

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Aug 31

What it Means to Be a Christian

In Isaiah 62:2, the prophet of old foretold of a “new” name God’s people would be called and known as.  When we come to the New Testament, we find that prophecy fulfilled.  Luke tells us the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch (Acts 11:26).  The original, Greek word found in this passage for “called” …

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Aug 14

Are You On The Right Path?

In June of 2008, the Pew Forum On Religion & Public Life released a U.S. Religious Landscape Survey based on interviews with 35,000 American adults.  One of the issues covered was this one:  Is there more than one path to salvation? I must admit that I was surprised at the findings, even given our current …

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