“What is free grace? What is Free Grace Theology?”……Free Grace Theology is essentially a view of soteriology grown from more traditional Baptist roots. It was systematized by theologians such as Dr.'s Charles Ryrie and Zane Hodges in the 1980s, mainly as a response to its antithesis, Lordship Theology or Lordship Salvation, which has its roots […]

Grace, Mercy, and Peace…2 Timothy 1:1-2…“This letter is from Paul, chosen by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus. I have been sent out to tell others about the life he has promised through faith in Christ Jesus. I am writing to Timothy, my dear son. May God the Father and […]

Grace and honesty In his book Manning takes aim at those "so-called Christians who disfigure the face of God, mutilate the gospel of grace, and intimidate others through fear." He finds it unthinkable that the church rejects those who are accepted by Jesus. Jesus loves those whom the Father loves. If Jesus accepts sinners then […]

Grace Did you know that NO OTHER religion offers grace? Something so fundamental to being a Christian is understanding the grace that Christ gave us and experiencing freedom from the wages of sin: death! There are many other differences between Christianity and other religions

The Dispensation of Grace Ephesians 3:1-4…For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for you Gentiles- 2 if indeed you have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which was given to me for you, 3 how that by revelation He made known to me the mystery (as I have briefly […]

“What is saving (salvific) grace?”……Answer: According to the dictionary, the phrase "saving grace" refers to a "redeeming quality or factor" that makes a person or a thing acceptable. The word grace on its own has another set of definitions. It is an "unmerited divine assistance given humans for their regeneration or sanctification" as well as […]

“What is cheap grace?”……The term "cheap grace" can be traced back to a book written by German theologian, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, called The Cost of Discipleship, published in 1937. In that book, Bonhoeffer defined "cheap grace" as: Preaching of forgiveness without requiring repentance…Baptism without church discipline…Communion without confession. …Cheap grace is: Grace without discipleship…Grace without the […]