Tag: baptism

“Since you say the Holy Spirit is no longer working today, please tell us how you know this.”

I have never said the Holy Spirit is not working today. The Holy Spirit is indeed working today. He is making intercession for the Christian (Rom. 8:26). He strengthens the Christian in connection with the Word of God (Eph. 3:16). The Holy Spirit is given when one obeys the Lord in water baptism (Acts. 2:38).…

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How to Accept Jesus Christ as Your Personal Savior — And Still be Lost.

A FEW YEARS AGO I was listening to the radio and a powerful preacher was proclaiming this idea: “Accept Jesus Christ as your personal Saviour, and let him come into your heart, and you will BE SAVED.” THIS SOUNDED GOOD, so ……………………………….. I listened attentively to his sermon, then changed stations, and another well-known preacher…

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The Foolishness of God

“For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect”  (I Cor. 1:17). Many have ignorantly used this verse to deny the necessity of baptism;  however Paul taught the necessity of baptism often (See Romans 6).  He…

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