Discovering Grace – Salvation

Discovering Grace – Salvation

Hello, I’d like to begin this new segment on our blog by discussing salvation. According to the Merriam-Webster’s dictionary the word save refers being kept safe, away from danger, or to keep from being lost. As Christians use the word saved in the same context. We...

Tip of the Day, November 23

Tip of the Day, November 23

November 23 – 2 Thessalonians 2:13; “But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth.” Hebrews 13:12;...

Tip of the Day, June 11

Tip of the Day, June 11

June 11 – Matt. 5:6; “Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled”. _____ Righteousness in the Greek is; dikaiosune, justification.  The transliteration for filled is; chortazo. To gorge, fill, satisfy. _____ “Plainly and...

Tip of the Day, November 23

Mormon Dilemma 105

Mormon Plan of Happiness The other day I came across a couple of verses in Hebrews 4:12-13 from a Christian blog I was reading (http://doesthebible.wordpress.com) The verses say; “For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword,...

Tip of the Day, July 29

Tip of the Day, July 29

July 29 – Luke 18:9-14; “And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others: 10 Two men went up into the temple to pray; the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican.  11 The Pharisee stood and prayed thus...

Tip of the Day, June 15

June 15 – Matt. 5:10; “Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for their’s is the kingdom of heaven”. _____ Dioko is Greek for persecuted.  It means to pursue, to follow after or to press forward.  How is it that practicing polygamy in spite of...

Tip of the Day, May 25

May 25 – Ro. 14:17; “For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost”. _____ The Church would have their members believe that the kingdom of God has been around since the beginning of time.  Nothing could be...

Tip of the Day, March 2

March 2 – Romans 5:18; “Therefore as by the offence of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life”. _____ Grab your dictionary and share with the Mormon people what the...

Tip of the Day, November 12

November 12 – Genesis 3:17; "And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all...