Can You Lose Your Salvation Controversy?

Can You Lose Your Salvation Controversy?

     There is a Salvation controversy within main line Christian church beliefs.  Some denominations  believe that once a person is saved they are always saved.  Other denominations believe that one can lose his or her salvation after becoming saved.      In 2015, while attending a church service, the pastor of my church, whom I greatly admire, stated in his sermon that his church believes that one can lose their salvation after becoming saved.  After the service I spoke with Pastor Barger about this church belief.  Pastor told me that he has studied this topic carefully and he is convinced that people can lose their salvation after accepting the Lord as […]

Presenting Jesus as The Messiah Using The Old Testament

Presenting Jesus as The Messiah Using The Old Testament

     The book of Acts mentions Jesus as the Messiah at least 12 times.  These 12 presentations are given by 7 different people.  The point being made here is that Acts was written in the First Century about events that took place prior to the writing of the book of Acts.  Jesus was presented as the Messiah of Israel using only the Old Testament.  There was no New Testament for most of the First Century.       Seven different people presented Jesus as the Messiah to audiences of very tough critics – the Jewish people.  The Jewish leadership had Jesus crucified and they were determined to stop the Jesus movement after […]

Teach Children God’s – Attitude of the Heart

Teach Children God’s – Attitude of the Heart

     The attitude of a person’s heart is one of the biggest topics in the Holy Bible and one of the most important topics to consider when raising your children.  Children learn from watching their parents and others.  Parental influence is important if you want your children to grow in a way that pleases God.  I believe that God holds parents accountable for teaching their children to have the right attitude in life.  If you love your children then teach them the right attitude of the heart because God judges everyone on their attitude.        God Judges people by their hearts.  King David’s Psalm says that God tests the heart.  […]