What can Daredevil teach us about good and evil?
You are reasonable people. Decide for yourselves if what I am saying is true. (1 Corinthians 10:15) Read: Nehemiah 11:1-12:26, 1 Corinthians 10:14-33, Psalm 34:11-22, Proverbs 21:14-16 Relate: The greatest theologian of the twentieth century was Karl Barth. Some might argue this. Personally, my favorite was Dietrich Bonhoeffer, but that has more to do with his life…
If the devil is the accuser of the brethren, how often are well meaning complainers little more than tools of the devil?
It is completely correct for a Christian to say, “I am saved. I am being saved. I have not yet been saved.”
Grace means we do get what do not deserve. Mercy means we do not get what we do deserve. Grace means God’s favor is poured out. Mercy means His wrath is withheld.
If he were judged by our understanding of “good theology”, there could only be one verdict… Jesus was a heretic.
Jesus saying that nothing can snatch His sheep from His hands is a declaration of love. We do Him a disservice and completely miss the point when we reduce it to a theological proposition.