Posted on Monday, February 27, 2017 by Samuel
Three-quarters of Americans (77 percent) agreed that people must contribute to their own effort for personal salvation.
Almost two-thirds of evangelicals (64 percent), and nearly as many Americans (60 percent) described heaven as a place where “all people will ultimately be reunited with their loved ones.”
Almost two-thirds (65 percent) said that most people are good by nature, even though everyone sins a little.
Sixty-four percent of Americans said God accepts the worship of all religions.
More than half (52 percent) said that Jesus is the “first and greatest being created by God.”
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Posted on Saturday, February 18, 2017 by Samuel
More and more churches are being led into emotionalism and not Biblical Truth, and, as a result, these congregations have no spiritual power of discernment. They are willing to compromise Biblical truth for emotionalism and experience as they are taught to seek after a god who is not the God of the Bible. (Justin Pierce, The Importance Of Truth and Standing Against Apostasy)
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Posted on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 by Samuel
No man is excluded from calling upon God, the gate of salvation is set open unto all men: neither is there any other thing which keeps us back from entering in, save only our own unbelief. (John Calvin, Calvin’s Commentaries, Vol. 36: Acts 2:21)
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