I've been seeking the lord for my Salvation.I've been struggling with lots of seeking glory from men instead of the glory that comes from God alone and fear of men, unbelief, Pride/ Ego, Lust, Anger,…Continue
This devotion came in my email today and I thought of you:
The Relinquished Life
I am crucified with Christ. GALATIANS 2:20
No one is ever united with Jesus Christ until he is willing to relinquish not sin only, but his…"
"Hi Albin, I've bolded your comments to keep my responses clearly separated:
"It sounds like you already believe the gospel, so now you’re left with repentance"
But how can one Truly Believe, have a saving Faith without genuine…"
""It sounds like you already believe the gospel, so now you’re left with repentance"
But how can one Truly Believe, have a saving Faith without genuine Repentance?
John 2:23-24 "Now when he was in Jerusalem at the passover, in…"
I found this article on conviction from www.gotquestions.org.
Question: "What is the conviction of sin?"Answer: The Bible tells us that the Holy Spirit will convict the world of sin (John 16:8). To help us…"
"Alvin, I’ll say more later when I have more time. But honestly I feel this conversation is just going in circles.
You need to repent and believe the gospel. It sounds like you already believe the gospel, so now you’re left with…"
"Actually, I'm also struggling with sexual immorality.
Since I was a universalist before. I didn’t knew that I needed to be born again. God started showing me the knowledge of the Truth by degrees and so initially, I thought that all I…"
"Umm, do you mean the Calvinistic doctrine of limited atonement ?
I don't believe that Jesus died for a select few called the 'elect'.
Many people believe that. But, It's Biblical and even John Calvin on whom this Calvinism is…"
Yes, you're correct. This passage is for believers. God's Power to overcome is only for His children.
It's available to you if you want it.
Do you believe that Jesus died for only a select number of…"
"No. This Ephesians 6 passage is for those who are already Saved, and are fighting against the enemy as children of God.
That's completely not my case. I'm not in CHRIST, then what will I do with the power which is for those who are in Him."
"Thanks for the help.
"The Catholic Church teaches that salvation must be earned through works. I wonder if a small part of you is still holding on to that?"
Even though I was a catholic, but that doesn't have anything to do…"
"Thanks for sharing the devotional. I can relate.
"Our weakness lies in always wanting to vindicate ourselves"
Yes, very much, that's the default position of my heart, everytime I try to Repent and it's really not giving…"
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