God is under no obligation to save anyone, so when (out of sheer grace) He decided to save, He did it in His way. The atonement of Christ on the cross is central to the message of Christianity. To atone for something is to make amends or to make satisfaction for a wrong. This is … Continue reading Hypothetical Salvation for Hypothetical Believers? Nope.
Before Holly and I got married I was a poor college graduate who had just begun seminary and that meant that I had zero income. Holly, on the other hand, had graduated and already gotten a job, which meant her bank account was full. After an 8 month engagement the day finally came, and Holly … Continue reading Atonement, Adoption, & Full Bank Accounts