Category Archives: Conversion

The Divine Plan of the Ages

Present Truth “For this reason I will not be negligent to remind you always of these things, though you know and are established in the present truth” (2 peter 1:12). by Keith Sharp On July 20, 1969, Neil A. Armstrong, … Continue reading

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What Is A Christian?

Keith Sharp | Mountain Home, Arkansas, USA Then Barnabas departed  for Tarsus to seek Saul. And when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it was that for a whole year they assembled with the church and … Continue reading

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Question from New York about Salvation

Question I am having a conversation with a friend about how to be saved, baptism, etc. I asked her to tell me, if she was asked by someone how to be saved, what she would say. She said: “I would tell … Continue reading

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Behold, A Sower Went Out To Sow

Author : Keith Sharp Once a friend asked me why equally honest, intelligent and diligent Bible scholars do not understand the Bible alike. Before I allow the Master to answer this question, three observations are in order: one’s apparent honesty may be … Continue reading

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Reply to a Lutheran Website on Infant Baptism

Author : Keith Sharp (A woman in Miami, Florida asked me to respond to the article on infant baptism at a Lutheran website (Our Redeemer Lutheran Church). Here is my response.) I went to the Lutheran website and read the … Continue reading

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Married To Christ

Author : Keith Sharp The theme of Romans is the gospel, God’s power to save all who believe (Romans 1:16-17). This is equivalent to saying we are justified by faith apart from the law (Romans 3:20-31). The law that is … Continue reading

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Cornelius, the Holy Spirit, and Salvation

Reply to April Article on Cornelius You are incorrect concerning Cornelius and water baptism. The HAD (past tense) as you quoted received the Holy Spirit. This means they were saved before they submitted to baptism. This verse proves my point … Continue reading

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A Message By Which You Will Be Saved

Author : Patrick Farrish In the book of Acts are several accounts of sinners and their salvation from sin. One such group is described as sexually immoral, idolaters, adulterers, homosexuals, thieves, greedy, drunkards, revilers, swindlers – and the apostle Paul … Continue reading

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But He Lied Unto Him

Author : Sunday Ayandare Text : 1 Kings 13:18 This passage has to do with one of the most pathetic stories of the Bible. Following the break-up of the kingdom of Israel in the hands of Rehoboam, the son of … Continue reading

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Lydia, Whose Heart “the Lord Opened”

Author : Patrick Farish The Man Of Macedonia We begin an examination of the conversion of Lydia by calling attention to events immediately preceding it. Acts 16:6-10, “And they went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden … Continue reading

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