Monthly Archives: April 2007

SACRAMENTALISM

Sacramentalism is defined as: A belief or emphasis on the importance and efficacy of the sacraments for achieving salvation and conferring grace. (dictionary.com) Sacramentalism is the belief that a physical act can bestow a spiritual benefit. Sacramentalism is not found … Continue reading

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BAPTISM

Proverbs 23:23 Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding. The bible teaches “believer’s baptism”.  Believe and be baptized. Believers publicly declare their faith by being baptized. Acts 8:12 But when they believed Philip preaching … Continue reading

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WHAT MUST I DO?

What must I do to be saved? Acts 16:30-32 And brought them out, and said, Sirs, what must I do to be saved?  And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.  … Continue reading

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MAN UNDER AUTHORITY – III

What follows is what I spoke in church, at my mother’s funeral service … “When all is said and done … nothing matters but Jesus. Here we are in the year 2007, gathered together on the occasion of my mother’s … Continue reading

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MAN UNDER AUTHORITY – II

Jesus, the one with the authority to do so, had allowed my mother to live. After my mother recovered from her illness I often spoke to her about the Lord. I would read the Bible to her and tell her … Continue reading

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