Category Archives: Saved By Grace

Things in Common – on Law and Gospel

I was browsing the Christian Websites and one was headed: Megachurch Pastor Says Christians Are Not Required to Obey Old Testament Commands. Another website asked, “Should We Unhitch The Ten Commandments?”  I like to read those who disagree with some … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Faith & Obedience, Gospel, Law of God, Salvation, Saved By Grace

A Lamb And A Lion

Referring back to chapter 4 of the Book of Revelation the Apostle John sees the same Person in chapter 5:1. He is the centre of attention in chapter 4, sitting on the throne in heaven, worthy of receiving adoration and … Continue reading

Posted in Christ's Sacrifice, Easter, Forgiveness, Gospel, Incarnation, Jesus, Salvation, Saved by Faith, Saved By Grace, Second Advent

Jesus in the Writings of Peter (1)

I have been enjoying the 2nd Quarter’s studies for 2017 in 1st and 2nd Peter. Week eight deals with “Jesus in the writings of Peter.” These are some comments copied from the study that I might keep for reference Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in Christ's Sacrifice, Conditional Immortality, Forgiveness, Gospel, Jesus, Salvation, Saved By Grace, Trinity

It is finished!

Greg Laurie  expounds on John 19:30, “When Jesus had tasted it, he said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and released his spirit.” Says Laurie, “The cross was the goal of Jesus from the very beginning.” How right … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Mission, Easter, Forgiveness, Jesus, Saved by Faith, Saved By Grace, The Gospel, The Resurrection

My Story

Originally posted on 11th March 2011 It’s the 400th Anniversary of the printing of the King James Version of the Bible. It was the first Bible I bought – a cheap one. I was really embarrassed buying it. I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Forgiveness, Gospel, Salvation, Saved by Faith, Saved By Grace

The Free Gift

“Some things are worth re-reading. Calvin Rock has a way with words – on page 296 of his book, ‘Something Better’, he writes about, ‘The Free Gift’ (Romans 5:15) “The righteousness of Christ is a free gift. We cannot earn … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Books & Book Reviews, Christ's Sacrifice, Faith & Obedience, Gospel, Jesus, Justification & Sanctification, Salvation, Saved by Faith, Saved By Grace

Beneath The Cross of Jesus

‘Beneath the Cross of Jesus’, was written in 1868 by Miss Elizabeth Cecilia Douglas Clephane. The inclusion of ‘Douglas’ in her forenames identifies her with the famous ancient Douglas clan of that noble house from the Scottish Lowlands. She was … Continue reading

Posted in Biographies, Christ's Sacrifice, Gospel, Incarnation, Jesus, Salvation, Saved By Grace, Suffering