Tag Archives: sanctification

The Gospel Changes People (homosexual or otherwise)

October 28, 2015

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Great little talk from Jackie Hill-Perry:

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A Few Words about the Great Addiction

February 25, 2015

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America and friends have an addiction problem.  I know this isn’t news, but I suspect that there may be a lot of folks out there who think they understand but don’t truly understand.  So please allow me to clarify; there is a huge (really, really huge) addiction problem going on in the modern “civilized” world.  […]

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Why Stop Sinning?

December 7, 2010

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Why Stop Sinning?  This is a very important question.  Are you doing your best not to sin?  Why?  When it comes to motive, there are two major categories: 1)   Motive 1 – To earn God’s favor, to clean yourself up and make yourself right with God.  You want to stop messing up because you know […]

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Thinking about Light

October 14, 2010

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When a person becomes a Christian, they are “born again” and become a “new creation” in Christ.  From this point on the Spirit of God leads us out of sin and into a life that is an increasingly accurate reflection of the righteousness of Christ.  The righteousness that we have before the Father came from […]

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ChurchSalt’s Autumn Challenge

August 28, 2010

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“Enoch walked with God, and he was not, for God took him.” – Genesis 5:24 Autumn is right around the corner, and with it a new season of activity for many who go by the name “Christian”.  School is starting for children, seasonal jobs are ending (or beginning), political activity will be increasing, and even […]

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ON “little” SINS

August 21, 2010

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The Christian is commanded not to sin.  As our Father changes our desires (Philippians 2:13) He opens our eyes to the sin in our life, and we begin to hate it and strive against it.  But, having a sinful nature, we still sin.  This process of hating and fighting sin through the strength God gives […]

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The Truth of Adoption

August 15, 2010

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I was recently browsing “Musings from a Theo-Geek“, which is a blog I stumbled upon just this weekend, and found a terrific article addressing the true nature of our adoption.  When I say, “our adoption” I am referring to the adoption of the Christian into the family of God.  The legal act made possible by […]

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The Idol of Holiness

July 20, 2010

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It is possible for someone to take a valid and Biblical approach to a spiritual exercise, and carry it so far that it distorts and stretches into something altogether unbiblical, even idolatrous.  At ChurchSalt, we highly encourage those professing Christ to heed Paul’s warning when he tells us to “examine ourselves as to whether we […]

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Be Good but don’t be Backwards!

July 17, 2010

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Every one should strive to continually improve, right?  Well, yes.  But we must be very careful when it comes to improving our actions and behaviors,  or our avoidance of sins.  Are we trying to improve ourselves and cease sinning because we are trying to be in right standing with God?  If this is the case, […]

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