Posts tagged with ‘Salvation’

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5/30/19 SALVATION IS NOT A MATTER OF TRYING BUT TRUSTING

by Barry Lovett

“Therefore, we conclude that a man is justified by faith apart from the deeds of the law.” Romans 3:28. Trust. This is one of the most difficult concepts to communicate to non-Christians. They have a hard time understanding that they can’t do anything to earn God’s favor.  Jesus paid the penalty for all our sins when […]

12/3/18 WE ARE SAVED BY CHRIST’S DYING, NOT BY OUR DOING

by Barry Lovett

“For by grace are you saved through faith. Not by works, lest any man should boast.” Ephesians 2:8-9. Our works have absolutely no merit in obtaining salvation. We are redeemed by God’s grace alone. Yet Satan has succeeded in confusing the minds of millions so that they stumble over this simple gospel truth. They do […]

11/29/18 THE BLOOD OF CHRIST MAKES US SAFE; THE WORD OF GOD MAKES US SURE

by Barry Lovett

“Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved.” Acts 16:31. Many Christians lack the joy and assurance of their salvation simply because they will not take God at His word.  They do not accept what He says at face value but rely more upon their personal feelings than the scriptural declaration, “Thus […]