Baptism is an important part of conversion. But do we make it too important? We must be sure not to emphasize baptism more than the Bible does. Doing so makes it an idol and reduces it to a "divine dunking booth"!
I love doing puzzles. Nothing is worse than realizing you're missing a piece! The American church is missing the most important piece of all. We must center our lives and ministries on Jesus' resurrection.
Were you nervous someone wouldn't like your Christmas present? Did you include a gift receipt just in case? Here's why God never has to worry about someone refusing His gift of salvation!
Many Christians say if you sin too frequently or too severely, you can lose your salvation. But the Bible says nothing can separate us from God's grace.
We oppose legalism on the front end of salvation. But are we as vigilant on the back end? Salvation is by God's grace through and through. The grace that saves us also keeps us.