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Tag Archives: God’s Sovereignty
The Potter and The Clay
“The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD saying: ‘Arise and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause you to hear My words.’ Then I went down to the potter’s house, and there he was, … Continue reading
Posted in calvinism, God's Sovereignty, Man, Prophecy, Textual study Tagged adam clarke, adelaide pollard, can one change, character, choice, clay, david lipscomb, destruction of Israel, foy wallace jr., free will, God's Sovereignty, jeremiah, Jeremiah 18, Jeremiah 19, moses, pharaoh, pliable, potter, potter and clay, potter wheel, potters house, responsible, robert taylor jr., Romans 9, song: have thine own way, vessel for destruction, vessel for honor, vessel of glory, vessel of wrath, wayne jackson Leave a comment
Mercy Series: God’s Sovereignty
“And he said, ‘Please show me Your glory.’ Then He said, ‘I will make My goodness pass before you, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before you. I will be gracious on whom I will be gracious, … Continue reading
Posted in calvinism, God's Sovereignty, Mercy, Textual study, Word Study Tagged exegeiro, Exodus 33:18-20, God chose isaac and not abraham's other sons, God chose isaac and not ishmael, God chose jacob and not esau, God chose to work His plan through abraham and isaac and jacob, God raised up Pharoah, God's Sovereignty, how did God harden pharaoh's heart, I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion, I will have mercy on who I will have mercy, it is not of him who wills nor of him who runs but of God, list of abraham's sons, mercy, no one can see my face and live, no one has seen God, Pharoah, robert taylor jr., robin haley, Romans 9:10-13, Romans 9:14-16, Romans 9:6-9, roy deaver, seeing God, you cannot see my face 3 Comments
Grace Series: My Grace is Sufficient
“Lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure” (2 Corinthians 12:7). Paul had … Continue reading
Posted in Grace, Suffering, Textual study Tagged 2 Corinthians 12, 2 Corinthians 12:7-10, boast in infirmities, God's Sovereignty, Grace, humble, jewish opponents, light affliction, memory of past, messenger of satan, My grace is sufficient for you, paradise, paul's eye sight, paul's memory, physical ailment, physical injury, strength in weakness, suffering, thorn in the flesh, what was paul's throne in flesh? Leave a comment
Parables: The Sovereignty of God
“Sovereign – One who possesses supreme authority.” – Funk and Wagnalls “Sovereignty is the quality of having independent authority…” – Wikipedia Let us consider one parable that we will classify as a “sovereignty” parable. Laborers in the Vineyard (Matthew 20:1-16) … Continue reading
Posted in God's Sovereignty, Parables, Textual study Tagged ben carson, God's Sovereignty, laborers in the vineyard, Matthew 20, Parables Leave a comment