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  • Soap And Salvation

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Apr 1, 2022

    A skeptic sneeringly said, "The gospel has lost its power. While thousands profess Christ, nothing much is happening as a result." But it's not the fault of the gospel. It's because people make a profession but have no possession. It's not enough to acknowledge the truth of more

  • Salvation: It Really Is ...

    Contributed by Larry Wilson on Aug 10, 2010

    SALVATION: IT REALLY IS FREE Reader's Digest wrote of the late Harvey Penick: "For 90-year-old golf pro Harvey Penick, success has come late. His first golf book, Harvey Penick's Little Red Book, has sold more than a million copies, which his publisher believes makes it one of the biggest more

  • Poll On Salvation

    Contributed by Rodelio Mallari on Nov 30, 2010

    POLL ON SALVATION 56% say a good person can earn their way into Heaven. 44% say if a person does not consciously accept Christ as savior, they will be condemned to Hell. 44% say all people experience the same outcome after they die, regardless of their religious beliefs. 34% say there are some more

  • Salvation Itself  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 19, 2002
    based on 2 ratings

    SALVATION ITSELF Today Jesus Christ is being dispatched as the Figurehead of a Religion, a mere example. He is that, but he is infinitely more; He is salvation more

  • Salvation Swing

    Contributed by Jason Bonnicksen on Dec 6, 2011

    SALVATION SWING I remember back, as though it was yesterday, when my daughters were just little tykes. There was a great playground just down the hill from our seminary apartment where the girls would climb, slide and swing. Day after day they’d ask, "Mom, Dad, can we go to the park and swing?" more

  • The Joy Of Salvation

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 7, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    THE JOY OF SALVATION The late great English Congregationalist clergyman and church leader, Robert William Dale (1829-1895), once wrote: "We do not please God more by eating bitter aloes than by eating honey. A cloudy, foggy, rainy day is not more heavenly than a day of sunshine. A funeral march more

  • Salvation (S)  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jun 17, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    Salvation (S) Warren Wiersbe explains to us how profound the use of this word was: The word tetelestai is unfamiliar to us, but it was used by various people in everyday life in those days. A servant would use it when reporting to his or her master, "I have completed the work assigned to me" (see more

  • God's Salvation ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Mar 17, 2009

    GOD’S SALVATION CHURCH In the 1990s, a cult from Taiwan relocated to San Dimas, California, and registered itself as God’s Salvation Church. In 1997, the Chen Tao cult, also known as the Flying Saucer cult, led by Hon-Ming Chen, headed to Garland (mistaken for "God Land"), Texas, where they expect more

  • The Ring Of Salvation  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 1, 2011
    based on 6 ratings

    THE RING OF SALVATION It began at West Point in 1835. It is a practice that has endured almost 200 years. You may have chosen to obtain one, and undoubtedly you waited anxiously for it to arrive. Others of you weren’t really that into it and decided to pass. Some of you in the room may still wear more

  • Salvation And The Surgeon

    Contributed by Jeff Strite on Dec 16, 2012
    based on 2 ratings

    Jesus came to be our Savior. To be our substitute. To die FOR us. But while God would be the only one pure enough to die for us... Gods don't die. And while mortals CAN die, no mortal man could ever be the sinless sacrifice the law required to pay for our sins. No ordinary man would be pure and more

  • Salvation = Perseverance

    Contributed by Rickey Bennett on Aug 16, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    SALVATION = PERSEVERANCE The topic of "The Perseverance of the Saints’ (Remaining Christian) speaks to these questions. ’The perseverance of the saints means that all those who are truly born again will be kept by God’s power and will persevere as Christians until the end of their more

  • Salvation And Reprobation

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Mar 17, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    SALVATION AND REPROBATION Someone may ask, "Of what use then is the doctrine of reprobation?" I am glad you asked! Let me suggest (from Dr. Boice) some useful aspects of the doctrine of reprobation. First, reprobation assures us that God’s purpose has not failed. God has determined the outcome more

  • Salvation Is Free, ... But Discipleship Will Cost ...  PRO

    Contributed by Brian Mavis on May 30, 2001
    based on 41 ratings

    Salvation is free, ... but discipleship will cost you your life. more

  • Albert Barnes - " It Is Not Enough For Salvation ...  PRO

    Contributed by Eric Muldoon on Nov 17, 2002
    based on 2 ratings

    Albert Barnes - " It is not enough for salvation without the benevolent and holy acts to which it would prompt, any more than the good wishes and kind words of the benevolent are enough to satisfy the wants more

  • Salvation Is Not Mainly Forgiveness Of Sins It ...  PRO

    Contributed by Lynn Floyd on Jul 9, 2003
    based on 5 ratings

    “Salvation is not mainly forgiveness of sins it is mainly a fellowship with Jesus.” (John Piper. more

  • Salvation Is Not A Destination But A Journey. ...  PRO

    Contributed by James Chandler on Aug 3, 2003
    based on 10 ratings

    Salvation is not a destination but a journey. Salvation does not bring us to immersion to leave us. Salvation takes us on a journey that will takes up places we have never been. See things we have never seen. Reach heights we have never reached. I was on the side of the rock climbing wall. more

  • Mickey Mantle's Salvation Story

    Contributed by Tom Feola on Feb 3, 2012
    based on 1 rating

    MICKEY MANTLE'S SALVATION STORY The #7 is for the Mick, or Mickey Mantle, who played for the New York Yankees.    Why do I bring this out about Mickey Mantle.  Well 1st of all without a team playing with Him Mick would have won zero World Series.  But because of a team effort Mickey played in 12 more

  • The Salvation Of Karla Faye Tucker

    Contributed by Tim Hinrichs on Mar 28, 2012

    THE SALVATION OF KARLA FAYE TUCKER Many of you probably remember Karla Faye Tucker. She was the first woman to be executed in the US since 1984. She was an accomplice to a brutal ax murder of two people in the early eighties. Soon after being imprisoned, Tucker took a Bible from the prison more

  • Working Hard To Earn Salvation

    Contributed by Tim Smith on Oct 20, 2012
    based on 1 rating

    WORKING HARD TO EARN SALVATION United Methodist Bishop Reuben Job writes, "If we are just good enough, do enough, deny ourselves enough, we will be forgiven, redeemed, and reconciled to God. Following this path brings no peace, assurance, or sense of companionship with God. Rather than asking more

  • No Salvation Without Surrender  PRO

    Contributed by Kevin Karhoff on Feb 17, 2013
    based on 8 ratings

    NO SALVATION WITHOUT SURRENDER So in case some left it out or forgot to mention it when they explained what it meant to be a Christian, let me be clear: There is no forgiveness without repentance. There is no salvation without surrender. There is no life more