Assurance

A Response to Kevin DeYoung and Rick Philipps on Sanctification

I was asked by a reader to respond to a Christ the Center program which discussed the issue of sanctification. The primary argument of the program is that some have over-forensicised the gospel, teaching justification as the gospel alone without regard for sanctification. This programs brings about many of the primary differences which exist among […]

1 John and the Assurance of Faith

The question I get asked perhaps more than any other is regarding the first epistle of John. 1 John has often been used by Calvinistic preachers as a test of the genuineness of one’s faith. The mode of thought is this,“am I really a Christian? I am baptized, go to church, partake of the Supper, […]