Category: SBC

Troubling Times at NAMB under Dr. Ezell

WillMcRaney

Southern Baptists have a strong historic past, but I am troubled about our current levels of effectiveness and the diminishing mission capacities of Southern Baptists going forward.

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Does Regeneration Precede Faith?

Leighton_Flowers

Calvinists insist that man is born dead in sin and therefore “corpse-like” in his abilities to respond to God’s life giving truth. Therefore, according to their logic, God must bring the corpse back to life so that he will certainly believe God’s revealed truth.

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2. Tracking Our Church Planting Progress

Dr. Rick Patrick

As we examine our investment, we have the right to expect a greater amount of information.

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Calvinism’s View of the Origin of Sin and God’s Offer of Salvation | Part Three

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

Calvinists are very clear at times that sin entered into the world and that people spend eternity in hell because God made a voluntary decision for them to be there, which means that He could have chosen, if it pleased Him, for it to have been otherwise.

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Calvinism’s View of the Origin of Sin and God’s Offer of Salvation | Part Two

Ronnie Rogers is senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Norman, Okla.

Highlighting the connection of compatibilism and man’s sin and salvation is Calvin’s declaration, “By predestination we mean the eternal decree of God, by which he determined with himself whatever he wished to happen with regard to every man. All are not created on equal terms, but some are preordained to eternal life, others to eternal damnation…

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