Category Archives: Salvation

WHAT MUST ONE UNDERSTAND IN ORDER TO BECOME A CHILD OF GOD? by Garland M. Robinson

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One must understand God exists. “Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture” (Psalm 100:3). There is “One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all” (Ephesians 4:6). “Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth is thine; thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and thou art exalted as head above all” (1 Chronicles 29:11). “O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out! … For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things: to whom be glory for ever” (Romans 11:33,36). “For the LORD is a great God” (Psalm 95:3). Continue reading

How Can You Say That Baptism Is Essential For Salvation When The Bible Says We Are God’s Children “By Faith” In Such Passages As Galatians 3:26 And Romans 5:1? Garland M. Robinson

Without faith, it is impossible to please God (Hebrews 11:6). No one can be a child of God and not have faith! However, “faith alone” does not make one a child of God. If so, the Pharisees (John 12:42-43) and even the devil would be saved (James 2:19). Continue reading

IS IT SAFE OR UNSAFE TO FOLLOW YOUR CONSCIENCE? by Garland M. Robinson

Certainly everyone not only should, but must follow their conscience. As a matter of fact, we cannot help but follow our conscience. To violate your conscience makes one not only wrong, but miserable as well. God designed it that way. Romans 14:23 says, “And he that doubteth is damned if he eat, because he eateth not of faith: for whatsoever is not of faith is sin.”

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