Category: Calvinism

Leonard Woods – “…he wills that all men should be saved.”

A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 3G Dr. Tom Ascol’s chapter “Calvinism Foundational For Evangelism and Missions” by David L. Allen In the waning pages of the chapter under the heading of “Testimony of History,” Dr. Ascol treats Adoniram Judson and Luther Rice. Ascol implies that their Calvinism was commensurate with […]

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Limited Atonement Is A Hindrance To Missions and Evangelism

A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 3F Dr. Tom Ascol’s chapter “Calvinism Foundational For Evangelism and Missions” by David L. Allen Carey’s work on the mission field would have been virtually impossible were it not for the indefatigable labors of the pastor/theologian Andrew Fuller. Ascol appeals to Fuller in an effort […]

Some Calvinists are not evangelistic
just like some Traditionalists are not evangelistic.

A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 3E Dr. Tom Ascol’s chapter “Calvinism Foundational For Evangelism and Missions” by David L. Allen 3. Testimony of History. Dr. Ascol now turns his attention to address the testimony of history and argues that Calvinists were among the greatest missionaries and evangelists. This cannot be […]

Paul did not tell any unsaved persons
“Christ died for your sins.”

A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 3D Dr. Tom Ascol’s chapter “Calvinism Foundational For Evangelism and Missions” by David L. Allen Turning to a discussion of Paul’s evangelistic method and message, Dr. Ascol states, “Certainly Paul did not evangelize this way” [contextually meaning Paul did not tell any unsaved persons “Christ […]

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Five motives for evangelism and missions found in Scripture

A Selective Review and Critique of Whomever He Wills – Part 3C Dr. Tom Ascol’s chapter “Calvinism Foundational For Evangelism and Missions” by David L. Allen Referring to my comments in Whosoever, Dr. Ascol states, “The fact that our Sovereign has commanded us to preach the gospel is reason enough to do the work of evangelism. […]

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