Monthly Archives For September 2013

How in the World does World mean the Elect?

, posted by Godismyjudge

One of the clearest passages in scripture teaching Christ came to save each and every person is John 12:46-48:  I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in Me should not…

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From Tozer to Piper to Arminius: A Theological Journey

, posted by jaswa

The following is a personal testimony of Josh Valdez originally posted here. ___________________________________________________________ Theological Discovery Like most, my teenage years were monumentally formative in my development.  High School provided the unique opportunity of digesting deep theological…

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Arminian Timeline

, posted by Godismyjudge

Date Remonstrant Anglican/Methodist Baptist 1600’s James Arminius (1560-1609) Theologian and leader of the opposition of Calvinism in Amsterdam and Leiden   Jan Uytenbogaert remonstrant led the meeting that produced the 5 Points of the Remonstrants – 1610   Simon Episcopius (1583-1643) –…

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The Arminian Theology of C.S. Lewis

, posted by Kevin Jackson

C.S. Lewis is one of the most widely read Christian writers of the last 100 years. Although he doesn’t seem to have ever directly referenced Arminius or Wesley in his writings, his theology is nonetheless…

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Excellent New Book about Calvin and Wesley

, posted by SEA

[Taken from here, where comments can be made.] by Roger Olson A few months ago Abingdon Press (the United Methodist publisher) sent me the manuscript of a forthcoming (now published) book by my friend Don Thorsen…

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Waldemar Kowalski, (Un)Limited Atonement

, posted by SEA

The message was delivered at New Life Church in Renton, Washington. There is some introductory material at the beginning of the video. An introduction to Dr. Kowalski begins around 3:54 and the message starts at…

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Is the Atonement Sufficient For All?

, posted by drwayman

Is the Atonement Sufficient For All? This post was written by SEA member, Roy Ingle Arminianism affirms that the atonement of Christ was so glorious and powerful that it is sufficient for all to be…

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We are moving our private discussion group to a new site/platform

, posted by SEA

We are moving our private discussion group to a new site/platform. So if you are a member of SEA, please make sure you make the move to stay in active membership. And for those of you who are not members, this is a good time to think about joining. You can apply for membership here: https://www.bigtent.com/groups/thesea.

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The Calvinist Definition of Sovereignty Is Idiosyncratic

, posted by SEA

In the comment section of his post, “A Conversation between a Calvinist and an Arminian about God’s Sovereignty”, Roger Olson made this incisive comment (which, for reproduction here, has been very slightly edited for typos): There…

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4 Questions 4 Calvinists

, posted by drwayman

1. If Calvinism were true, what is the point of the Final Judgment for the unbeliever? It would be like me walking into a courtroom and the judge telling me that I get a life…

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