When we hear the word â€œacceptâ€ in relation to the call of the gospel, we generally think of ourselves as â€œacceptingâ€ the invitation. But what does the Bible actually say? In Scripture, this language of â€œacceptanceâ€ is not that you or I accept Jesus, but that God accepts us....Keep Reading
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The coming of our Lord Jesus Christ was God's provision for the redemption of sinners. It was foretold beforehand, and the Old Testament is full of references to the coming messiah. As early as Genesis 3:15, the Lord announced the defeat of sin and Satan through "the seed of the woman."...
In his time-honored, classic work, The Pilgrim’s Progress, in one of the many scenes depicted therein, John Bunyan described a conversation which took place between his central character Christian, and one of Christian’s companions in his journey, named Faithful....
Do you want more proof that God is caring for you and keeping you safe? It might surprise you, but the discipline of our Heavenly Father is yet another confirmation that He is holding us close, protecting us, and loving us. Not one of His children can be snatched from His hand. We can count on it....Keep Reading
When we know that we don't deserve salvation, when we realize that God chose us based on His love for us, we will love others. We canâ€™t hate someone who God loves....Keep Reading
Reverend Parsons reminded us that before we can address the issue of the scope of the atonement, we need to understand what the atonement is....Keep Reading
â€œAnyone who says Reformation Theology is easy, hasnâ€™t read their Bible.â€ - Burk Parsons...Keep Reading
Christ Church announces our 2014 Fall Spiritual Life Conference, held on September 26-28, 2014. This is our second Spiritual Life Conference, the purpose of which is to explore the effects ofthe Bible's teaching on the daily life of the Christian. This year our topic is: "The Five Points of Calvinism and the Christian Life," as presented by our speaker, Rev. Burke Parsons...Keep Reading