Category: Calvinism

John Calvin in his own words, Article 3: John 3:16

By Ron F. Hale He has served as Pastor, Church Planter, Strategist (NAMB), Director of Missions, and Associate Executive Director of Evangelism and Church Planting for a State Convention, and now in the 4th quarter of ministry as Minister of Missions. Have you noticed that some theologians enjoy using the phrase, “On the other hand?” […]

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A Biblical Critique of Calvinism
Part 2b: The Optional Nature of the Gospel Invitation

by Dr. Michael A. Cox, Pastor of First Baptist Church in Pryor, Oklahoma, and author of Not One Little Child: A Biblical Critique of Calvinism ————————————– This is the fifth of a series of articles by Dr. Cox, with a Biblical critique of Calvinism drawn in part from his book Not One Little Child. ————————————– A […]

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A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 2D

David L. Allen Matthew Barrett and Thomas Nettles, eds. Whomever He Wills: a Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy (Cape Coral, FL: Founders Press, 2012), 401 pgs. (Ed.’s note: What follows below is Part 2D. This follows Part 2C that appeared on Aug. 15.)   6) The Efficacious Nature of the Atonement. On pages 85-90, Schrock […]

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A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 2C

David L. Allen Matthew Barrett and Thomas Nettles, eds. Whomever He Wills: a Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy (Cape Coral, FL: Founders Press, 2012), 401 pgs. (Ed.’s note: What follows below is Part 2C. This follows Part 2B that appeared on Aug. 14.) 3) Non-Elect are not “Saveable.” In Schrock’s third paragraph of footnote 13, […]

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A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 2B

David L. Allen Matthew Barrett and Thomas Nettles, eds. Whomever He Wills: a Surprising Display of Sovereign Mercy (Cape Coral, FL: Founders Press, 2012), 401 pgs. (Ed.’s note: Dr. Allen’s “Part 2” is approximately 8,000 words in length. SBCToday will therefore publish Part 2 in 2,000-word (approximate) increments. These shorter installments will be signified thusly: […]

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