Friday, January 22, 2010
God made man upright the first time by His own power. Adam has no basis to think his own decision was the basis of his standing. God makes the sheep new creations the second time by His own power. Sinners have no basis to think their own decision was the basis of their new standing, [rather, so much the less (basis).]
The arm of flesh will fail you. In justification, sanctification, and regeneration. Ye dare not trust your own; Did we in our own strength ...
“You contribute nothing to your salvation except the sin that made it necessary.” ― Jonathan Edwards
Stephen Charnock lists ten attributes of God that may be recognized by the light of Nature: 1. the power of God, in creating a world out o...