by Dr. James Willingham
Southwestern Seminary president, Dr. Paige Patterson, made two points in a blog post a few months ago on Election* that could yield spectacular results.
His post, and specifically points 7 and 8, I think could end the Calvinist/Traditionalist bickering, could lead to implementing another move like Jonathan Edwards’ Humble Attempt in a worthwhile prayer effort, and could result in the Third Great Awakening.
In Patterson’s Eight Theses on Election, points 7 and 8 light the way.
Point 7 involves humility while point 8 evokes this question: “Why is the doctrine of Election in the Bible?”