Author Archives: Stan Guthrie
Excuses may comfort us, but they don’t pay the rent.
If you decide to build on a volcano and the volcano erupts, don’t complain.
“We must always be accepted for Christ’s sake, or we cannot be accepted at all.” — B.B. Warfield
In him you also, when you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, and believed in him, were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit, who is the guarantee of our inheritance until we acquire possession of it, … Continue reading
Be not enraged at the blind because they cannot see or the deaf because they cannot hear. Instead, give them light and music and prayer.
In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will. — Eph. 1:11
“The marvel of marvels is not that God, in His infinite love, has not elected all this guilty race to be saved, but that He has elected any.” — B.B. Warfield
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight making known to us the mystery of his will, according … Continue reading
Self-confidence is necessary but not sufficient.
In love he predestined us for adoption to himself as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will, to the praise of his glorious grace, with which he has blessed us in the Beloved. — Eph. 1:4b-6