"It wasn't a potential atonement actuated by the sinner, it was an actual atonement initiated by the savior."

John MacArthur

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Is our world upside down?

for by faith - my daily journal

There are now 58 gender options for facebook users. Men can get pregnant. You will get fired for refusing to affirm gender identity. White supremacy is the biggest terrorist threat in the country. January 6 is the worst attack on…

Saved from what?

for by faith - my daily journal

As a believer, if we were asked “what are you save from” most would respond “I’m saved from hell” or “saved from Satan” or even “saved from sin.” In other words, salvation is like a divine fire insurance policy.  …

Should unity trump doctrine?

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“In necessariis unitas, in dubiis libertas, in omnibus caritas.” These words, translated variously as “in essentials unity, in non-essentials liberty, and in all things charity,” or, “unity in necessary things; liberty in doubtful things; charity in all things,” have often…

Who is the stumbling stone?

for by faith - my daily journal

 2 Peter 2:8  [quoting Isaiah 8:14] “A stone of stumbling and a rock of offense.” In 2 Peter 2:8, we read that “They stumble because they are disobedient to the word and to this stumbling they were also appointed.”  …