A Little Time With The 1689: Day 190

Day 190 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 4. ” …much less can men that receive not the Christian Religion be saved; be they never so diligent to frame their lives according to the light of nature, and the Law of that Religion they do profess.” Scripture Lookup Acts 4:12 John 4:22; 17:3 Reflection There…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 189

Day 189 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 4. “Others not elected, although they may be called by the Ministry of the word, and may have some common operations of the Spirit,yet not being effectually drawn by the Father, they neither will, nor can truly come to Christ; and therefore cannot be saved:…” Scripture Lookup…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 188

Day 188 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 3. “Elect infants dying in infancy are regenerated and saved by Christ through the Spirit; who works when, and where, and how He pleases; so also are all elect persons, who are incapable of being outwardly called by the ministry of the Word.” Scripture Lookup John 3:3,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 187

Day 187 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 2. “…he is thereby enabled to answer this call, and to embrace the Grace offered and conveyed in it; and that by no less power, than that which raised up Christ from the dead.” Scripture Lookup Ephesians 1:19,20 Reflection Omnipotence. A word that means unlimited power. Such…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 186

Day 186 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 2. “This Effectual Call is of God’s free, and special grace alone, not from any thing at all foreseen in man, nor from any power, or agency in the Creature, coworking with his special Grace, the Creature being wholly passive therein, being dead in sins and trespasses,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 185

Day 185 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 1. “…yet so as they come most freely, being made willing by His grace.” Scripture Lookup Psalm 110:3 Song of Solomon 1:4 Reflection So much happens when God effectively calls a sinner to Himself. He calls the sinner from her state of sin to grace and salvation.…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 184

Day 184 Of Effectual Calling. Chapter 10, Paragraph 1. “…taking away their heart of stone, and giving unto them a heart of flesh; renewing their wills, and by his Almighty power determining them to that which is good, and effectually drawing them to Jesus Christ;…” Scripture Lookup Ezekiel 36: 26, 27 Deuteronomy 30:6 Ephesians 1:19…