Reactions received by BillG

  • NayborBear
    NayborBear reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Emotionally detached?.
    I have been a genuine beliver for 34 years. Those of you who know me and read this post will know that my life has been a constant...
  • TruthTalk
    TruthTalk reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    What are you agreeing with?
  • mailmandan
    I get what you are saying. I think for me I never lost my faith but felt he had lost faith in me and rejected me because I was not...
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    So when God judges us with regards to salvation what will he judge us on in order to spend eternity with him?
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    What are all his commandments?
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Matthew 13:1-8 The Parable of the Sower (Mark 4:1–9; Luke 8:4–8) 1 On the same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the sea. 2...
  • eternally-gratefull
    eternally-gratefull reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Works to earn grace negates grace, yet grace empowers works. Grace gives freedom to be and do. Trying to earn grace and love will...
  • UnderGrace
    UnderGrace reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Can I ask a question given the above? Are the savage wolves as mentioned above the same as those who are doctrinally inerrant? I have...
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Can I ask a question given the above? Are the savage wolves as mentioned above the same as those who are doctrinally inerrant? I have...
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Fine I'm glad you agree that works do not save. You say the abovementioned. Can I rephrase it to see if you agree? Faith will result...
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Would you say that there needs to be a quantity of good works to genuine faith?
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Ok so you are disobedient twice today, therefore you do believe in God? Is that the case?
  • posthuman
    posthuman reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Ok so you are disobedient twice today, therefore you do believe in God? Is that the case?
  • posthuman
    posthuman reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    I'm just checking cause we have had many on this site who say if we are disobedient then we do not believe in God, and they say even if...
  • posthuman
    posthuman reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Thank you for responding. Though I can't see an answer to my question. Who is saved through the fire?
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    And your stance/thoughts are?
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Maybe you can define legalism from both sides of the equation you mentioned above. Those who base the doctrine of faith saves are...
  • mailmandan
    mailmandan reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Yes they do realise and already know what they are going to say. "Ooh wasn't I good, look at all these good works I did" That's also...
  • posthuman
    posthuman reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Sorry VCO. I have to disagree with the above. The fact is we will be judged according to how we judge others. Matthew 7:1-3 Do Not...
  • eternally-gratefull
    eternally-gratefull reacted Useful to BillG's post in the thread Not By Works.
    Filthy rags The term “filthy rags” is quite strong. The word filthy is a translation of the Hebrew word iddah, which literally means...