Do you need to have an “abiding faith” in order to be or to stay saved? Bob and Shawn discuss how commentators have mixed up the message of John 8:30-32 to include works as a part of belief. Ken Yates gave an excellent message on this subject. Click here to listen to his discussion: https://faithalone.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/04-Ken-Yates-Why-the-Faith-in-John-8-30-is-Not-Spurious.mp3
There have been confusing comments made about James 2:19. Today, Bob and Shawn tackle the meaning and application of this verse. For more on the Epistle of James, check out the Grace in Focus Radio series on James!
A faith that is not applied is unproductive. Listen to Bob and Shawn’s excellent discussion today on a saving faith that works. If you see someone with a need, are you going to help them?
Today Bob and Shawn begin a new series called “Confusing Comments on Saving Faith”. Commentators have caused some confusion in their interpretation of John 2:23-25. Listen to today’s episode to get some clarity as to what is required to believe to be born again.
How can we worship when we can’t be together at church right now? Fortunately with technology, churches have several different options to continue to preach the word. Let’s remain diligent to gather together in whatever format necessary, and persevere until the end of this. Maybe we’ll come out stronger!
Bob and Shawn talk about a few more clear gospel tracts in today’s episode. One they discuss is the Living Water booklet. (Note: their website is actually www.livingwater.org, not livingwaters.org.) Another is You Can Be Sure, a tract found in our GES bookstore. While tracts can be a useful tool for evangelism, they can’t substitute
Today, Bob and Shawn highlight a few gospel tracts that offer a clear and simple gospel message. We are saved by belief in Jesus, we receive everlasting salvation and everlasting life. That’s the simple gospel message.
What should a tract say to make the gospel message clear? Does it leave the person you’re evangelizing certain of their eternal security? Are they sure in their salvation? Listen to Bob and Shawn’s great discussion about successful tract evangelism.
Today Bob and Shawn discuss a well-known gospel tract–Steps to Peace With God. The Lord Jesus and the Apostles never gave a list of actions to complete when they evangelized, so why should we? We need to get back to the simple gospel message.
Bob and Shawn discuss a tract titled Unsaved Believers and the Four Spiritual Laws. What are the conditions to be born again? There actually aren’t as many steps as these tracts indicate.