Someone asked me if I’m a Calvinist. I said no. I follow no man, nor do I take on the moniker of anyone.
I am a slave of Christ Jesus. I follow and serve Him alone.
Do I embrace the acronym of T.U.L.I.P.? Yes. Because it’s biblical.
Is humanity Totally Depraved? Yes.
Genesis 3:6, Isaiah 64:6, Jeremiah 17:9, Psalm 51:5, Psalm 58:3, Ephesians 2:1-5, Romans 8:7, Romans 3:9-18,
Does God offer an Unconditional Election? Yes.
Ephesians 1:4-5, Revelation 13:8, 2 Timothy 1:9, Romans 9:16
Does God offer a Limited Atonement? Yes.
Ephesians 1:4-5 – According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
John 15:16 – Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and [that] your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.
Romans 8:28-30 – And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to [his] purpose.
Revelation 13:8 – And all that dwell upon the earth shall worship him, whose names are not written in the book of life of the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world.
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:
2 Timothy 1:9 – Who hath saved us, and called [us] with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,
John 6:44 – No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day.
Romans 9:16 – So then [it is] not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.
Acts 13:48 – And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.
Ephesians 1:4 – According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
Mark 13:20 – And except that the Lord had shortened those days, no flesh should be saved: but for the elect’s sake, whom he hath chosen, he hath shortened the days.
Matthew 22:14 – For many are called, but few [are] chosen.
John 6:37 – All that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.
Revelation 3:20 – Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.
Luke 10:22 – All things are delivered to me of my Father: and no man knoweth who the Son is, but the Father; and who the Father is, but the Son, and [he] to whom the Son will reveal [him].
John 17:9 – I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.
Mark 13:27 – And then shall he send his angels, and shall gather together his elect from the four winds, from the uttermost part of the earth to the uttermost part of heaven.
Ephesians 2:8-9 – For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: [it is] the gift of God:
Is God’s Grace Irresistible? Yes. Romans 9.16
Once a sinner is saved, is he saved forever? Yes. Ephesians 1.13