From the shallow, Charismatic speaker to the few Reformed preachers, Luke 18:27 has been taken out of its original context and has been purposefully misread.
It wasn't us that decided to be a follower of Christ, but God who called us, according to the His will.
Just as people lying about serving in the military upsets me, shouldn't we, as Christians, get equally upset when people claim to be Christians, but they're really not?
The only solution is for Christ's righteousness to be imputed in us.
Not only is this post necessary, but it is long overdue.
Holy, Holy, Holy is definitely one of the finest hymns, and one of the most God-glorifying ones as well.
He has lied, deceived, and robbed countless people. The truth of the matter is that Benny Hinn should be considered the greatest con man who ever lived.
What is wrong with the world? Think carefully about this question. How would you answer?
Contrary to the out-of-context usage of this passage, Isaiah 41:10, in the broader context, is part of a warning to all people about the judgment of God.