In this episode, we discuss the perseverance of the saints. God is faithful to preserve his own in Christ. We consider a number of passages of Scripture, along with the confessions. Some good questions get thrown out, like: What about when Christians sin–a lot, for a long time?
Member Podcast Description: In this episode, we talk about ways assurance is undermined. We talk pastorally about how to counsel and love struggling sinners. And, a few punchy comments are made about habitual sins.
1689 London Baptist Confession (17.1, 17.3, 5.5)
Canons of Dort (5.8)
“By Grace Alone” by Sinclair Ferguson
“For Calvinism” by Michael Horton
“The Bruised Reed” by Richard Sibbes
1 Thessalonians 5:23-24
2 Timothy 2:12-13
1 Peter 1:4-5, 21, 23